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Aaron Swartz’s Suicide

If you have been following the news you must be aware that Aaron Swartz, a social-networking pioneer, academic researcher and clumsy hacktivist, has killed himself. Though he left no suicide… Read more »

Ed Foster, 1949-2008

Consumers of digital hardware, software and services lost their most tireless advocate last week when Ed Foster died of a heart attack. EFF’s Fred von Lohmann provides an obituary: In… Read more »

Dems to the Net

For those who were wondering whether the new Congress might be just a little bit friendlier to open-source software, small developers, independent creative types and consumers in general, Lawrence Lessig… Read more »