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Mozilla Add-Ons Workshop, in Florence (Italy), time to register

http://somethin-else.org

"I'm very pleased to announce that the next Mozilla Add-ons Workshop will take place in Florence, Italy, on Saturday 27 June, 2009..." — see also Free addons for IceCat

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ConfSL 2009

http://www.postgresql.org

"The third edition of the Italian Conference for Free Software ("Conferenza nazionale sul software libero") will take place in Bologna on Friday 12th and Saturday 13th of June. PostgreSQL will be presented as an opportunity for both students and teachers in the databases area..."

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Book of the Week: History of Italian art hacking

http://blog.p2pfoundation.net

"...The main research field of this book is Italy, since it is here that networking practices have determined the construction of a network of projects unparalleled in any other country. A scene with a strong identity and with its own artistic, technological and political feeling has been formed in Italy.

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Why Put an End to Proprietary Platforms

http://nettime-l.blogspot.com

"...The AHA project is a networking art platform created to promote hacktivism and art on the Internet related to the Italian net culture and underground movement [...] The basic idea of hacker ethics (for the Italian community) has a strong political and activist meaning and it is strictly related to the idea of sharing knowledge, developing free software and fighting for social and political rig

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2nd European Lisp Symposium 2009 - Milan, Italy May 27-29, 2009

http://bimib.disco.unimib.it

"The purpose of the European Lisp Symposium is to provide a forum for the discussion of all aspects of the design, implementation and application of any of the Lisp dialects. We encourage everyone interested in Lisp to participate..."

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Activists Battle Microsoft Fascism in Italy

http://boycottnovell.com

Microsoft signs secret deals in Italy and the public that pays for it is denied access to information

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Italy and the Pirate Bay

http://torrentfreak.com

RMS: «Italy's major ISPs have blocked access to the Pirate Bay, a major bittorrent site.

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Italian lawyers use open source software to move online

http://www.linux.com

Just a few years ago, getting complex legal assistance from a lawyer you never met in person would have been unthinkable. Today, however, many people carry on relationships online; why not conduct business with your lawyer online as well? One Italian firm already works this way, using open source software as much as it can.

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The future of books

http://www.clipperz.com

"Lately Giulio and I have been busy helping with the organization of BookCamp, a barcamp focused on books, ebooks and digital publishing. [...] Richard Stalmann, President of the Free Software Foundation, will deliver a speech (via phone) with a quite straight title: 'Fighting the Swindle of DRM on E-Books' ..."

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Plone: Official launch of PloneGov in Italy

http://www.zeapartners.org

The Chamber of Commerce of Ferrara, the first PloneGov Italian member, invites 100 representatives from the public sector and open source experts to participate to the official launch of PloneGov in Italy on September 16, 2008.

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Free Software Foundation Europe Newsletter, Wed May 21

http://mail.fsfeurope.org

"...Please consider how you can contribute to our movement. You can visit http://fsfeurope.org/contribute for suggestions of ways to get involved...
1. FTF workshop leads to broad agreement on European licensing infrastructure
2. Lack of quality in standardisation a serious problem
3. Licensing as a strategic imperative, speech at FISL
4. Fellowship Group at Ubuntu Release Party in Berlin

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Italian TV talks about Ubuntu

http://www.youtube.com

In this video an Italian TV program, NeaPòlis, talks about ubuntu as a very stable, high performance and easy to install operative system.

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Free software is not politics: petitions for the Italian elections

http://www.freesoftwaremagazine.com

I have been saying this for many years: free software must not be associated with an ideology or political party.

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free software in free elections

http://www.palmerini.org

"a new initiative promoted by the italian association for free software for the next italian political elections (provided that they will actually take place…). the initiative consists in asking the candidates to sign a letter where they engage themselves, in case they will be elected, to promote the use of free software through their political activity.

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Justice for open source in Italy?

http://blogs.the451group.com

News that the Italian Corte dei Conti is adopting Red Hat Enterprise Linux is interesting. Even more so when you consider the role the Corte dei Conti plays and recent complaints regarding the apparent re-allocation of state funds previously committed to open source development.

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