Boxing Out: The Value of Free Software in an Appified World

Whether you’d like to admit it or not, the technology industry is undergoing a rapid paradigm shift from traditional desktop computing to mobile platforms that are growing increasingly restrictive. The embrace of an appified mobile web has made for a lucrative business model for numerous startups, but these platforms are, by design, problematic in regards to user freedom and privacy.

Liberated Pixel Cup: Creative Commons, FSF, Mozilla and OpenGameArt Team Up

Well, how about that? Creative Commons, Mozilla, OpenGameArt, and the Free Software Foundation have teamed up to create and indie game development competition. It seems like a dream come true for anyone in the Free Software/Creative Commons camps, and these are some pretty amazing communities converging together to make artwork and games that are actually […]