In case Stallman’s resignation marks the beginning of something even better (from Stallman himself) people are encouraged to send messages of solidarity
Various outlets that are closely connected to Microsoft are trying to convince us that Microsoft is now ‘king’ of Open Source; nothing could be further from the truth however.
Conferences that call themselves “open” something are sometimes nothing but an attack on openness (not to mention freedom) and promotion of FUD about Free/Open Source software (FOSS); there’s an ample set of examples to that effect.
This is a very lengthy and potentially expensive process. It’s happening or becoming necessary because the EPO nowadays grants patents far too quickly, in big numbers. In Twitter the EPO lies about such patents, equating them with “property” (which they’re not) as if to deny these grants would be “theft”.
Microsoft started PRISM with the NSA and months later it added Skype to it, shortly after it had paid many billions for the European company. Later we’ll come to ICE, the Pentagon, and agencies that are literally violent. It encourages other monopolies like Facebook, Google, Amazon and many such like-minded Continue Reading
Assange and WikiLeaks revealed the American military’s war crimes, the American government’s corruption and the American corporate media’s pathetic servile flattery to the power elite. So, if you’re a member of our ruling class, you would view those as textbook examples of dickery. In a moment I’m going to list Continue Reading
3 years back, Real Estate Regulator Bill (RERA) has been passed to help regulate the sector and bring in clarity for both buyers and developers. Here’s a quick snapshot of the same. Any changes, new amendment suggestions or comments welcome. 1) Each states gets its own Real estate regulatory authority Continue Reading
That person was American whistle-blower Edward Snowden, who was on the run after leaking classified documents, which shone a light on the extent of electronic spying by the United States and other governments. Snowden, a former National Security Agency contractor, was sheltered by this family as well as by Rodel, now in Montreal, and Ajith, another asylum seeker from Sri Lanka, who still..
The whole gambling capitalistic industry is built around unpredictable rewards – likes, shares, followers, quick millionaires! The Smart Phones and Apps are using same juicy ideas to addict as many children, the newly trending right-wing governments / its sponsoring Forbes corporations are smartly abusing / profiting from Internet, even kids Continue Reading
Internet and app providers already collect a lot of information that’s necessary to maintain their networks and market share, like your location and what you’re looking at online. Many have said they will not use “sensitive” information, like medical records, children’s data and banking details without consent. However a simple Continue Reading