Richard Stallman: Free Software Supporter Issue 77 August 2014

Richard Stallman

Richard Stallman

Free Software Supporter

Issue 77, August 2014

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Aug 30

Richard Stallman: Free Software Supporter Issue 76, July 2014

Richard Stallman

Richard Stallman

Free Software Supporter

Issue 76, July 2014

TABLE OF CONTENTS

  • FSF congratulates UK Government on choosing Open Document Format
  • Interview with Tox.im
  • Introducing Tyler Livingston, a summer Licensing Team intern
  • Tell the FCC: Net Neutrality is crucial to free software
  • Seattle free software event this fall: Call for Participation now open
  • Welcome Jessica Tallon, GNU MediaGoblin’s second full-time hire
  • European Commission distorts market by refusing to break free from lock-in
  • LibrePlanet featured resource: Community toolkit
  • GNU Spotlight with Karl Berry: 18 new GNU releases!
  • GNU Toolchain Update
  • Richard Stallman’s speaking schedule and other FSF events
  • Thank GNUs!
  • Take action with the FSF!

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Aug 5

Richard Stallman: Free Software Supporter Issue 75, June 2014

Richard Stallman

Richard Stallman

Free Software Supporter Issue 75, June 2014

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Reset the Net with our Email Self-Defense Guide
Join the FSF and allies: strengthen the Tor anti-surveillance network
US Supreme Court makes the right decision to nix Alice Corp. patent, but more work needed to end software patents for good
Recap of Friday Free Software Directory IRC meetup: June 6
“Active Management Technology”: The obscure remote control in some Intel hardware
Replicant at the 15th Libre Software Meeting in Montpellier, France this July
US Supreme Court reining in software patents
GCC 4.7.4 released
LibrePlanet featured resource: IBM Thinkpad X60
GNU Spotlight with Karl Berry: 23 new GNU releases!
GNU Toolchain Update
Richard Stallman’s speaking schedule and other FSF events
Thank GNUs!
GNU copyright contributions
Take action with the FSF!

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Jul 3

Richard Stalman: Free Software Supporter Issue 73, April 2014

Richard Stallman

Richard Stallman

Free Software Supporter

Issue 73, April 2014

TABLE OF CONTENTS

  • Get your friends together for the International Day Against DRM (May 6, 2014)
  • Please protest the “Windows 8 Campus Tour”
  • GNU Press releases the classic GNU head shirt in gray!
  • Free Software Foundation statement on Heartbleed vulnerability
  • Document Freedom Day 2014 report published
  • GCC 4.9 released
  • GNU MediaGoblin campaign a massive succcess! What’s next?
  • Is Soverain Software a patent troll? Yes
  • Join the FSF and friends in updating the Free Software Directory
  • LibrePlanet featured resource: Day Against DRM 2014
  • GNU Spotlight with Karl Berry: 30 new GNU releases!
  • GNU Toolchain Update
  • Richard Stallman’s speaking schedule and other FSF events
  • Thank GNUs!
  • Take action with the FSF!

View this issue online here: https://www.fsf.org/free-software-supporter/2014/april

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May 1

Richard Stallman: Free Software Newsletter Issue 73 March 2014

Richard Stallman

Richard Stallman

Free Software Supporter

Issue 72, March 2014

View this issue online here: https://www.fsf.org/free-software-supporter/2014/march

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TABLE OF CONTENTS

  • New highs for LibrePlanet
  • Matthew Garrett, GNOME Foundation’s Outreach Program for Women are Free Software Award winners
  • Replicant developers find and close Samsung Galaxy backdoor
  • How I made a video for LibrePlanet using all free software
  • Introducing Jaewoo, the Licensing Team’s spring intern
  • Get excited for LibrePlanet 2014!
  • Interview with Roman Telezhinsky of Valentina
  • GNU Press releases RUN GCC shirt
  • February 2014 – New York, NY – RMS at the Cooper Union, for HuffPost Code and the New York Tech Meetup
  • Get candidates for this year’s European elections to make a stand for free software
  • Computers in the post-Snowden era: choose before paying!
  • Document Freedom Day delivers messages of interoperability around the world
  • The Revolution will be chock-full of non-coders
  • Help spread the word on the GNU MediaGoblin campaign!
  • Join the FSF and friends in updating the Free Software Directory
  • LibrePlanet featured resource: Lobbying government
  • GNU Spotlight with Karl Berry: 24 new GNU releases!
  • GNU Toolchain Update
  • Richard Stallman’s speaking schedule and other FSF events
  • Thank GNUs!
  • Take action with the FSF!
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Apr 1

Richard Stallman: Free Software Supporter Issue 71 February 2014

Richard Stallman

Richard Stallman

Free Software Supporter

Issue 71, February 2014

Welcome to the Free Software Supporter, the Free Software Foundation’s monthly news digest and action update — being read by you and 76,457 other activists. That’s 809 more than last month!

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TABLE OF CONTENTS

  • The FSF is hiring: Seeking a Boston-area full-time Web Developer
  • Sign up for the FSF’s next seminar on GPL Enforcement and Legal Ethics
  • FSF joins forces with SFLC and OSI to fight software patents in U.S. Supreme Court
  • One month until LibrePlanet! Schedule and t-shirt design announced!
  • GNU MediaGoblin campaign for federation and privacy in 2014!
  • We’re so excited for 2014
  • Free software fighting back against bulk surveillance
  • Thank you for the software that makes our work possible
  • LulzBot TAZ 3 3D printer now FSF-certified to respect your freedom
  • Watch and share this LibrePlanet video
  • February 2014 – Espoo and Helsinki, Finland – At Altoo University and at Haaga-Helia’s Happy Hacking Day
  • April launches membership campaign entitled “giving priority to free software”
  • SHU lectures offer different perspectives on the Internet
  • Intel AVX-512 support added to GCC
  • #ilovefs report 2014
  • FSF Europe comments on UK proposal on document formats
  • Show your love for Free Software
  • Three things to do on The Day We Fight Back
  • LibrePlanet featured resource: JS Developers Task Force
  • GNU Spotlight with Karl Berry: 18 new GNU releases!
  • GNU Toolchain Update
  • Richard Stallman’s speaking schedule and other FSF events
  • Thank GNUs!
  • Take action with the FSF!

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Mar 1

Richard Stallman: Free Software Supporter Issue 70 January 2014

Richard Stallman

Richard Stallman

Free Software Supporter

Issue 70, January 2014

TABLE OF CONTENTS

  • FSF licensing team: Doing even more in 2014
  • Speakers and venue announced for FSF’s LibrePlanet 2014 — register today!
  • Help the FSF bury Windows 8
  • As free software users, we need to speak out against the TPP
  • Don’t let the MPAA buy the Web
  • Coreboot-supported Asus F2A85-M/CSM added to recommended hardware list
  • Cambridge, MA City Council adopts resolution to commemorate thirty years of GNU
  • Two new ways to get involved in the planning for LibrePlanet 2014
  • Interview with Joerg Henrichs of SuperTuxKart
  • Setting up your own app store with F-Droid
  • Italy puts free software first in public sector
  • When free software isn’t (practically) better
  • GSRC version 2014.0.1.06 released
  • Join the FSF and friends in updating the Free Software Directory
  • LibrePlanet featured resource: LibrePlanet ideas
  • GNU Spotlight with Karl Berry: 28 new GNU releases!
  • GNU Toolchain Update
  • Richard Stallman’s speaking schedule and other FSF events
  • Thank GNUs!
  • Take action with the FSF!

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Feb 1

Richard Stallman: Free Software Supporter Issue 69 December 2013

Richard Stallman

Richard Stallman

Free Software Supporter

Issue 69, December 2013

Welcome to the Free Software Supporter, the Free Software Foundation’s monthly news digest and action update — being read by you and 74,210 other activists. That’s 1,702 more than last month!View this issue online here: https://www.fsf.org/free-software-supporter/2013/december

TABLE OF CONTENTS

  • Build us up! Free software is a cornerstone of a free society
  • Register for LibrePlanet today!
  • Defective by Design visits an Apple store (with photos)
  • Gluglug X60 Laptop now certified to Respect Your Freedom
  • LibrePlanet for all!
  • FSF responds to Microsoft’s privacy and encryption announcement
  • Chirp along with us on your microblogging service of choice
  • FSF: Reform corporate surveillance
  • Windows 8: A “certifiable flop”
  • Ask reddit to upvote user freedom by serving no nonfree JavaScript
  • Upcoming changes for Ututo
  • Interview with Frank Karlitschek of ownCloud
  • Spring 2013 FSF Bulletin now available online
  • Celebrate Computer Science Education Week with free software
  • GNU Press announces gray GPLv3 hoodies
  • Avoiding surveillance
  • More Libre.fm news — server move, new design, kittens
  • GnuPG – Sixteen years of protecting privacy
  • GNU MediaGoblin 0.6.0 released
  • Join the FSF and friends in updating the Free Software Directory
  • LibrePlanet featured resource: LibreDWG
  • GNU Spotlight with Karl Berry: 20 new GNU releases!
  • Richard Stallman’s speaking schedule and other FSF events
  • Thank GNUs!
  • Take action with the FSF!

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Jan 1

Richard Stallman: Free Software Issue 60 November 2013

Richard Stallman

Richard Stallman

Free Software Supporter

Issue 68, November 2013

TABLE OF CONTENTS

  • Give freely this Cyber Monday: Introducing the 2013 Giving Guide
  • FSF campaigns manager speaks about free software at iD Programming Academy
  • LibrePlanet 2014 dates announced
  • Avaneya releases libre game for GNU/Linux based on lost NASA archives
  • Rockstar vs. Google: software patents as a license for privateering
  • When DRM comes to cars
  • LibrePlanet featured resource: GNU Press ideas
  • GNU Spotlight with Karl Berry: 44 new GNU releases!
  • GNU Toolchain Update
  • Richard Stallman’s speaking schedule and other FSF events
  • Thank GNUs!
  • Take action with the FSF!

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Nov 28

Richard Stallman: Free Software Supporter – Issue 67, October 2013

Richard Stallman

Richard Stallman

Free Software Supporter

Issue 67, October 2013

Welcome to the Free Software Supporter, the Free Software Foundation’s monthly news digest and action update — being read by you and 71,727 other activists. That’s 1,011 more than last month!

View this issue online here: https://www.fsf.org/free-software-supporter/2013/october

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Nov 1