IT for Change requests AICTE: the agreement with Microsoft should be cancelled and replaced with relevant FOSS application(s)
International coalition of Internet freedom organizations urges W3C to reject Encrypted Media Extensions, a proposal to build Digital Restrictions Management into the Web
BOSTON, Massachusetts, USA -- Wednesday, April 24th, 2013 -- Today a coalition of twenty-seven organizations released a joint letter to the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C), the Web's standards-setting body, condemning Encrypted Media Extensions (EME). EME is a proposal to incorporate support for Digital Restrictions Management (DRM) -- the systems used by media and technology companies to restrict watching, sharing, recording, and transforming digital works -- into HTML, the core language of the Web.
FSF India urges AICTE to withdraw the circular recommending engineering colleges to use Microsoft Office 365
Proposal to adopt Microsoft’s proprietary software in schools: FSF India sends Letter to Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu
March 9, 2012
To pay so much attention to Bill Gates' retirement is missing the point. What really matters is not Gates, nor Microsoft, but the unethical system of restrictions that Microsoft, like many other software companies, imposes on its customers.
This is the first in series of articles detailing threats Apple's iPhone poses to free software and user freedom written by Mr John Sullivan
This is the second in a series of articles detailing threats Apple's iPhone poses to free software and user freedom written by Mr. John Sullivan.