Things I said on 2011-01-30

RT @carlopiana: served a class action against MSFT for bundling & refusal to reimbourse Windows, for ADUC http://ur1.ca/2zzi6 # so many people missing the point: Apple is just one name, we should all be aware of how the things we use are made http://bit.ly/gvrU8N # RT @tpmmedia: Anti-Trust Battle Brewing Over iPad Magazine Subscriptions http://tpm.ly/hp6nJQ…

Things I said on 2011-01-23

Condivisibile: L'immagine imbarazzata di un Paese http://t.co/Nfz7Y6N # com'è bello andare in giro in Vespa –senza casco? 🙂 http://bit.ly/i6L9r4 # go # unfav laura # bio # bio stefano # bio smaffulli # invita # me # io # imposta io # la fibra persa a Lodi http://bit.ly/g8NDy2 # Work inbox zeroed! Family and friends…

Patents have become landmines

After many years trying to export the US ‘intellectual property’ laws to the rest of the world, China has find a way to use the stupidity of the American patent system against Americans. Finally, commentators admit that Chinese patents will serve as land mines for foreign businesses. Doh! Great comment from @vwadhwa on TechCrunch: This…

Things I said on 2011-01-16

Non capisco come mai così tanta gente in giro letteralmente in mutande a SF. Mi sono perso qualcosa? # Microsoft is defeated. Now the free software movement needs a new oppositor. Will it be Apple or Oracle? http://bit.ly/fKawXY # RT @creativecommons SF Bay Area: tomorrow in Mtn View @dpatil @karengifford @naypinya & @timoreilly speak on…

Apple and software freedom clashing again

Another app has to be removed from the Apple iTunes mobile App Store. This time, after GNU Go, it’s the iOS port of the popular free VLC Player because the terms of the GNU General Public License are incompatible with those of Apple’s store. Difficult situation and I still think that the best way out…

Things I said on 2011-01-09

how many failed to get to the office in time today due to #apple #ios #fail http://bit.ly/ftt7R4 Don't buy CRAP http://bit.ly/dGZPNd # What Could Have Been Entering the Public Domain on January 1, 2011? http://bit.ly/8n5M0Y # Fe-no-me-na-le! Dan Peterson torna ad allenare l'Olimpia Milano a 75 anni! # Must read if you want to understand…

The master hack of mr. Zuckerberg

Eben Moglen mentioned not too long ago Facebook founder, Mark Zuckerberg saying: Mr. Zuckerberg has […] done more harm to the human race than anybody else his age I wonder if he foresaw also that this golden boy would also try to hack the US financial system and get funds from Wall Street without actually…

Things I said on 2011-01-02

bad journalism at Wall Street Journal upsets Mozilla community http://bit.ly/glqHOn and http://bit.ly/hahGl3 # it was great to meet a colleague that thanked me for the work done at FSFE. Thank you, you made my day # WIKILEAKS, LA VERA STORIA, tre puntate, sottotitoli in italiano su http://bit.ly/d9uLOF # Son stufo di sto populismo che sta…

Power hates to see the truth exposed

I wish also Italian journalists would read and understand this. I liked this sentence: Revealing the truth is the touchstone of true journalism via Why EL PAÍS chose to publish the leaks · ELPAÍS.com in English.