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Free software activist says he's glad Steve Jobs is gone

Oct 11, 2011

Free software activist says he's glad Steve Jobs is gone

Two free software activists have stirred controversy with highly critical, some say crass, comments following the death of Apple co-founder Steve Jobs. Did he create the technical equivalent of 'prison bars' with nice 'window treatments'? #Steve Jobs #Free software movement #Free Software Foundation #Richard Stallman

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Free software activist says he's glad Steve Jobs is gone

Aug 12, 2014

Windows in the Mobile First, Cloud First Era

Free, free, set them free While Microsoft has always rejected the quasi-religious message behind the free software movement, the company is inherently pragmatic. And with the personal computing market moving quickly to highly portable mobile devices ...
Free software activist says he's glad Steve Jobs is gone

Aug 13, 2014

Big Data's Poster Child Has Issues—But They're Not Slowing Hadoop Down

Pity poor Hadoop. The open-source software framework is virtually synonymous with the Big Data movement. Yet one of its earliest, biggest users has joined a chorus of critics, charging Hadoop with being “unpredictable” and “risky.” Others, like Gartn... #Yahoo! #Gartner, Inc.
Free software activist says he's glad Steve Jobs is gone

Aug 12, 2014

Windows in the Mobile First, Cloud First Era

Free, free, set them free While Microsoft has always rejected the quasi-religious message behind the free software movement, the company is inherently pragmatic. And with the personal computing market moving quickly to highly portable mobile devices ... #Yahoo! #Gartner, Inc.
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