ownership

warning: Creating default object from empty value in /home/www/drupal/drupal-6.19/modules/taxonomy/taxonomy.pages.inc on line 34.
14

Desktop Summit: Copyright assignments [LWN.net]

http://lwn.net

Michael Meeks, Bradley Kuhn and Mark Shuttleworth discussed copyright assignment agreements and copyright licensing agreements at the Desktop Summit in Berlin. GNOME Foundation executive director Karen Sandler moderated the short but revealing discussion. Be sure to also read the insightful comments to the article.

Read more »
spanky's picture
Created by spanky 2 years 51 weeks ago – Made popular 2 years 51 weeks ago
Category: High End   Tags:
21

The Danger of E-books by Richard Stallman

http://stallman.org

rms calls our attention to the problems of many current commercial ebook distribution models. Ebooks have many advantages compared to books but they also have many disadvantages. Yet, none of the disadvantages are somehow inherent in ebooks. (The link is a PDF.)

Read more »
spanky's picture
Created by spanky 3 years 10 weeks ago – Made popular 3 years 10 weeks ago
Category: End User   Tags:
13

Why Free Software Matters (2004)

http://www.osnews.com

Sean Cohen's piece on ownership of software and vendor lock-in and other important things.

Read more »
spanky's picture
Created by spanky 3 years 35 weeks ago – Made popular 3 years 35 weeks ago
Category: Philosophy   Tags: