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Anything but open source!

http://www.fwioo.pl

In the tender for equipment for Regional Centre for Transferring Modern Technologies in Mielec, Poland, bidders can offer any IT solution, as long as it's not based on Free and Open Source Software.

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Created by Superbowl H5N1 2 years 4 weeks ago – Made popular 2 years 4 weeks ago
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WD12 on ACTA: It's the Final Countdown!

http://www.laquadrature.net

Anyone can give a call to the non-signatories and urge them to sign before Thursday 13h00. Thursday will be the last day for signing WD12.

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Created by lozz 4 years 19 weeks ago – Made popular 4 years 19 weeks ago
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Polish Internet Users Against the Censorship of the Net

http://polishlinux.org

Polish government wants to enforce Internet filtering to eliminate online gambling and child pornography. Everything for the benefit of our children, as this is the argument which is hard to stay against.

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Created by Marcin 4 years 42 weeks ago – Made popular 4 years 42 weeks ago
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An interview with Patryk Rządziński, head of IT at OSTC Poland

http://www.gentoo.org

Global Financial Derivative trading company, OSTC Poland, uses Gentoo Linux in significant sectors of its IT infrastructure. We spoke with long time Gentoo user and head of OSTC Poland's IT department, Patryk Rzadzinski, to learn more.

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New translations of the Free Software Pact

http://www.freesoftwarepact.eu

"New translations of the Free Software Pact are available. We now have the Free Software Pact in Catalan, German, Greek, Polish, Portuguese and Spanish thanks to the work of volunteers..."

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Created by can.axis 5 years 27 weeks ago – Made popular 5 years 27 weeks ago
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IT Giants Conference Kraków 2009 - January 14 2009

http://itgiants.org

" For all the fans and enthusiasts of FREE SOFTWARE as well as for students and specialists of IT and related disciplines Special Guest Star: Richard Stallman ..."

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Wikinews interviews the Wikimania 2010 Poland bid promoter - From Wikinews, the free news source

http://en.wikinews.org

"Wikimania is an annual conference for users, developers and other people involved in the wiki projects operated by the Wikimedia Foundation. It is held yearly since 2005. The first conference was held in Frankfurt, Germany, on August 4-8, 2005.

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Microsoft under scrutiny of Poland’s regulator

http://www.polskieradio.pl

Poland’s Office for Competition and Consumer Protection (UOKiK) claims that selling laptops with obligatorily preinstalled Microsoft's Windows operating system constitutes a monopolistic practice and is restrictive to competition.

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[Libre Graphics Meeting 2008] Please donate!

http://meetthegimp.org

"...The Libre Graphics Meeting brings together developers and users of free software graphics applications, such as GIMP, Inkscape, Scribus, Blender, Krita, the Open Clipart Library and more: http://www.libregraphicsmeeting.org/2008 [...] To make a donation, please follow this link: http://pledgie.com/campaigns/613 ..."

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Created by can.axis 6 years 32 weeks ago – Made popular 6 years 32 weeks ago
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Kenya Changes From Yes to Abstain! Denmark Says No; EU Commission Investigating Poland - Updated 6Xs - Mexico

http://www.groklaw.net

I'm hearing now that Kenya has changed its vote from Yes to Abstain! Kenya is a P-Member. There's also an unconfirmed report that the committee in Denmark has asked Denmark Standards to vote No, after the considerable pressure to change the vote to yes reportedly failed.

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Created by bridget 6 years 33 weeks ago – Made popular 6 years 33 weeks ago
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Possible manipulation around OOXML process in Poland

http://polishlinux.org

This is a follow-up post to my recent report on OOXML process in Poland. It looks like things are going bad this time. At least as bad as in September.

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Created by chimera 6 years 33 weeks ago – Made popular 6 years 33 weeks ago
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Poland Fails to Approve OOXML; Chairman Decides Members Can Vote by Email 10 More Days - huh?

http://www.groklaw.net

This is different. There is a report by Borys Musielak of PolishLinux.org that Poland met to vote on OOXML on Thursday. Of 45 members of the committee eligible to vote, 24 showed up to vote, and it split almost down the middle, with 12 for, 10 against and 2 abstaining. This is extraordinary, since Poland voted yes in September, despite the technical committee being opposed. I call that progress.

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Free software in Polish schools

http://polishlinux.org

Thousands of Polish high school students now have a chance to learn about GNU/Linux and the benefits of using free software as Polish FLOSS foundation together with school headmasters, supported by local authorities organize a series of lectures on free software in education. PolishLinux.org has a report — summary of the first 3 months of the campaign.

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Created by bridget 6 years 46 weeks ago – Made popular 6 years 46 weeks ago
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Poland vote$ for Microsoft OOXML [it’s official]

http://polishlinux.org

Technical Committee 182 decided on August 30th to accept Microsoft format Office Open XML as an ISO standard. Another committee already voted against OOXML last week, but the KT 182 decision is the final vote of Poland sent to ISO on August 31th.

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Created by extra 7 years 11 weeks ago – Made popular 7 years 11 weeks ago
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Poland against OOXML?

http://polishlinux.org

Polish Technical Committee no 171 has just voted 80% against the adoption OOXML as an ISO standard [PL]. It’s not the end of the game though, since committee 171 which was first planned to make the decision does not make the final decision anymore. Another committee 182 — will be voting on the same issue soon!

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