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Make Your Android Smartphone Work For You!

In recent years, there has been phenomenal growth in the use of smartphones. With the increasing popularity of the Android platform, the open source community has been taking a special interest in the…

Open Source has become a Political Statement

Know how the open source community ended up making waves of change for the rest of society With the memory of the internet-rebellion against U.S. internet control legislation SOPA and PIPA and the…

Availability of source code

FOSS is __FUN__: The Fifth Freedom, Part 2

Stallman’s classic definition of open source speaks of the four freedoms — the freedom to run the program in any way one likes, the freedom to study the source code and modify it,…

Richard M. Stallman

An Interview with Richard Stallman on Freedom, Android, Amazon, Facebook, Steve Jobs…

Any government that tells people to teach proprietary software is essentially delivering the country into the hands of a company. Before you even speak a word before RMS (as Richard M Stallman is…

Show me the money!

FreedomYUG: Don’t Sell Your Love Cheap

How to Successfully Earn a Living with FOSS — Part 3 Don’t take it — a job that allows you to do what you love. For instance, if you love FOSS, and someone…

Fresh Thinking on Freedom in the 21st Century

FreedomYUG: GPL v4 — A New Decade of Delight

Fresh Thinking on Freedom in the 21st Century. Within days, your life is going to be touched by the next ten years of the new century. The second decade cometh; and hopefully, with…

Smart TV

FreedomYUG: Is Your TV Watching You? Even If It Runs Linux Inside?

Something’s happened to my TV — it’s turned intelligent. The dumbest TV shows still stream mindlessly on it, 24×7, through the cable-box, but the TV has new smarts. For starters, it’s got USB…

Did You Unfriend Your Freedom with Facebook?

FreedomYUG: It’s Complicated! Did You Unfriend Your Freedom with Facebook?

Man is an irrational social animal. One minute he’s up in arms, fighting for digital freedom from Microsoft and Apple, and tooting the horn of all things muft and mukt with copyleft. The…

Software Freedom Day ’09 Celebrations @ Jaya Engineering College, Chennai

Software Freedom Day (SFD) is an annual worldwide celebration of free and open source software held during third Saturday of September every year. SFD 2009 was celebrated around the world with great zeal and vigour on the 19th September this year.

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