groklaw

warning: Creating default object from empty value in /home/www/drupal/drupal-6.19/modules/taxonomy/taxonomy.pages.inc on line 34.
28

Groklaw 2.0

http://ur1.ca

In April Groklaw announced it will be shutting down. Now this decision has been reversed and instead PJ has handed the torch down to law professor Mark Webbink. He was General Counsel at Red Hat and he is on the board of the Software Freedom Law Center. So for legal advice on FOSS matters, Groklaw is still the place to go.

Read more »
spanky's picture
Created by spanky 3 years 8 weeks ago – Made popular 3 years 8 weeks ago
Category: Legal   Tags:
22

Groklaw Responds to FUD About OIN

http://techrights.org

Response to the noise made by a "campaigner" for hire, who tries to characterise the pro-Linux OIN - not Microsoft/Apple/SCO - as an "evil empire"

Read more »
komrad's picture
Created by komrad 3 years 45 weeks ago – Made popular 3 years 45 weeks ago
Category: Opposition   Tags:
28

Groklaw Repeats Warning About Mono as a Patent Threat

http://techrights.org

The site better known for its dedication to copyright fights against the Microsoft-funded SCO is turning its attention also to patent fights against the Microsoft-funded Novell/Mono

Read more »
komrad's picture
Created by komrad 3 years 47 weeks ago – Made popular 3 years 47 weeks ago
Category: Opposition   Tags:
23

Groklaw to Be Included in the Library of Congress's Historic Internet Materials Collections?

http://www.groklaw.net

Groklaw has been selected by the Library of Congress for inclusion in its web archival project, in the category of Legal Blawgs. I feel incredibly honored and validated by this invitation. We have created a collection of materials that has recognized value to researchers and historians. We have to give permission, though, and Groklaw isn't just me.

Read more »
nanotech-spidergoat's picture
Created by nanotech-spidergoat 4 years 13 weeks ago – Made popular 4 years 13 weeks ago
Category: Legal   Tags:
22

Novell Gives Money to the Scandalous SYS-CON (Behind Attacks on Groklaw et al)

http://boycottnovell.com

Novell is providing funds to a very controversial network that distorts the SCO case, defames its critics, and grossly abuses netiquette

Read more »
komrad's picture
Created by komrad 4 years 24 weeks ago – Made popular 4 years 24 weeks ago
Category: Opposition   Tags:
27

Now It’s Groklaw’s Turn

http://boycottnovell.com

Groklaw comes under fire for speaking about taboo areas; More examples that are given here are a case of spin and authors not sticking to facts.

Read more »
komrad's picture
Created by komrad 4 years 40 weeks ago – Made popular 4 years 40 weeks ago
Category: Opposition   Tags:
14

How Microsoft Intercepts Critics Using Libel

http://boycottnovell.com

Groklaw was accused by a Microsoft executive of being an IBM site

Read more »
komrad's picture
Created by komrad 5 years 29 weeks ago – Made popular 5 years 29 weeks ago
Category: Opposition   Tags:
15

Is Microsoft trying to take control of ODF?

http://www.heise-online.co.uk

After a recent meeting of the SC 34 committee, the ISO/IEC group responsible for OOXML, Groklaw are reporting that they believe Microsoft are trying to take control of the Open Document Format (ODF), the uncontroversial open document format standard.

Read more »
komrad's picture
Created by komrad 5 years 39 weeks ago – Made popular 5 years 39 weeks ago
Category: Opposition   Tags:
15

A New Groklaw Feature - Erwan's Archive Explorer

http://www.groklaw.net

We have, thanks to Erwan, a new search feature on Groklaw. He calls it Archive Explorer, and its purpose is to help you find articles more quickly than just by looking down the chronological list on our Archives page. It also helps you find articles linked from our permanent pages. In other words, by topic.

Read more »
myspace1999's picture
Created by myspace1999 5 years 41 weeks ago – Made popular 5 years 41 weeks ago
Category: Legal   Tags:
18

An Interview With Pamela Jones, Founder and Editor of Groklaw

http://boycottnovell.com

Pamela Jones, better known as PJ, started Groklaw, a web site devoted to covering and explaining legal cases in the news of interest to the Free Software and Open Source communities.

Read more »
komrad's picture
Created by komrad 5 years 41 weeks ago – Made popular 5 years 41 weeks ago
Category: Legal   Tags:
18

The Groklaw effect hits Becta. And yes, I am coining a new term

http://www.freesoftwaremagazine.com

Quite a long time ago (maybe in 2000), people started talking about the Slashdot effect. Being Slashdotted meant (and still means) that a truckload of computers online suddenly decide to access your site, because one of your pages was linked from Slashdot’s home page. The results on your servers used to be disastrous.

Read more »
bluecheese's picture
Created by bluecheese 6 years 4 weeks ago – Made popular 6 years 3 weeks ago
Category: Community   Tags:
19

Microsoft May be Threatening ODF-Supportive Governments, by Proxy

http://boycottnovell.com

Groklaw calls it “slime, slime, slime,” but what it truly might be is a simple case of bullying and intimidation. We saw this in Malaysia and days some ago we saw this India (heaps of similar examples are cited therein, including the story about jilted CIOs).

Read more »
peacemaker's picture
Created by peacemaker 6 years 13 weeks ago – Made popular 6 years 13 weeks ago
Category: Legal   Tags:
22

Harald Welte and Groklaw announced as winners of the FSF's annual free software awards

http://www.fsf.org

"The Free Software Foundation (FSF) announced the recipients of its Award for Projects of Social Benefit and its Award for the Advancement of Free Software. Groklaw received the social benefit award, and Harald Welte received the advancement award. FSF president Richard Stallman handed out the awards at the conclusion of the FSF's annual associate members meeting in Cambridge, MA..."

Read more »
can.axis's picture
Created by can.axis 6 years 16 weeks ago – Made popular 6 years 16 weeks ago
Category: Community   Tags:
25

Open Document Format Alliance Refutes the Burton Group Report on ODF

http://www.groklaw.net

The Open Document Format Alliance has released a paper [PDF] refuting the recent Burton Group's Report on ODF and MSOOXML. I asked for and received permission to publish it here on Groklaw. The ODF Alliance response takes 18 points from the Burton Group's Report and answers them point by point. I think you will enjoy it. And I have a few impressions of my own to share with you, and then you can tell me what you think of it all.

Read more »
peacemaker's picture
Created by peacemaker 6 years 25 weeks ago – Made popular 6 years 25 weeks ago
Category: Legal   Tags:
18

Some Ideas for Marketing the OLPC

http://www.groklaw.net

You likely saw the Wall Street Journal article on Intel and Microsoft's efforts to crush/compete with the One Laptop Per Child project:

Read more »
bridget's picture
Created by bridget 6 years 32 weeks ago – Made popular 6 years 32 weeks ago
Category: Community   Tags: