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Je suis Aaron Swartz

Being an avid supporter of civil rights and the freedom  of speech, I solemnly supported the online campaign following the slaughter of twelve innocent employees at the Charlie Hebdo magazine in France.   618 more words


Citizen Journalism and the Open Source Movement

According to the Open Source Initiative open source software is software that can be freely used, changed and shared (in modified or unmodified form) by anyone.   586 more words


The revolution will be 3D-printed (and open source): Cory Doctorow explores the inventions and economy of the future in 2009’s ‘Makers’

By Matthew E. Milliken
Jan. 8, 2015

Suzanne Church is a popular 40-something business columnist for the San Jose Mercury News when she gets her big break. 1,199 more words


Copyleft: All Rights Unreserved

Copyleft (a play on the word copyright) is a concept of the open-source data movement that helps to ensure that all works (mainly computer software) are made freely available to the public to use and modify – as long as this free availability is maintained after modifications are made on the software by subsequent users. 1,010 more words