Category Archives: SFD

Software Freedom Day 2009 – worldwide coverage!

I’m helping do a local Software Freedom Day event in Canberra this Saturday (19th September) and I had a quick look at the worldwide map and was extremely impressed to see such diverse worldwide coverage. It is worth comparing this … Continue reading

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Happy Software Freedom Day!

Today is the day! There are over 600 teams (including the additional Sun events from almost 100 countries participating this year, which is almost double the size of last year! There are some really exciting events happening, some of which … Continue reading

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Software Freedom Day podcast

Simon Phipps has recorded a great podcast about Software Freedom Day starring Simon (Sun), Jono Bacon (Canonical), Josh Sullivan (FSF) and yours truly (SFI). It was a fun podcast, some great conversation and worth checking out. Thanks to Jono and … Continue reading

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Interview about SFD and OLPC

Today I had a great interview with the wonderful James Purser on the Open Source on the air (OSOTA) show. Check it out! Thanks James, it was a lot of fun

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Some SFD08 videos already up on Youtube

I’ll be posting all the Youtube SFD videos here for everyone to find If you have a blog and want to blog your SFD related news, send the feed to me to add to the new SFD planet! Software Freedom … Continue reading

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Resources for SFD – add a web button for freedom!

We have a large amount of resources now for SFD. Artwork, posters, shirt designs, templates, videos and more! Check out the SFD downloads and resources page and add a SFD button to your blog or website today!

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Sun celebrates Software Freedom Day

This year Sun joined the wonderful sponsors of Software Freedom Day, and they’ve launched their own series of events and information around software freedom. Rock on Sun! Sun sees the promise of open source software as the perfect way for … Continue reading

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Who wants to sleep with Bill Gates?

I have a lot of blogging to catch up on! In the last month I’ve been to Norway, the US and Niue on really cool projects and conferences, Software Freedom Day is only just over 4 weeks away, and I’ve … Continue reading

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TechFest, TechGirls, GeekGirls and Software Freedom

The last couple of weeks have been CRAZY! After getting back from my incredible Gung Fu week away, It was straight into everything. I flew back Saturday night, Sunday morning Jeff and I ran an OLPC TechFest in Sydney which … Continue reading

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Foundations of Open 2020 submissions are up

I was really proud to be involved in Senator Lundy’s Foundations of Open Summit and wanted to follow up with some more resources. There are videos from all talks available, Donna just did a great blog post about it as … Continue reading

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