Praveen A on Wed, 23 Feb 2011 20:38:55 +0100 (CET)

[Date Prev] [Date Next] [Thread Prev] [Thread Next] [Date Index] [Thread Index]

Re: <nettime> Decentralizing the Internet So Big Brother Can’t Find You

2011/2/19 nettime's avid reader <>:
> In response to Mr. Moglenâs call for help, a group of developers working in
> a free operating system called Debian have started to organize Freedom Box
> software.

> Mr. Moglen said that if he could raise âslightly north of $500,000,â
> Freedom Box 1.0 would be ready in one year.

They raised more than 60,000 US dollars in 5 days on kickstarter

"The donation that pushed us over the edge came from Blaine Cook, the
former lead architect for twitter, which is a nice vote of confidence,
but we would like to take a moment and send our thanks out to all of
the people who have helped contribute to this great drive, and
encourage everyone else to take a look." They announced on their
website yesterday

àààààààâ ààààààààààààààààààâ
You have to keep reminding your government that you don't get your
rights from them; you give them permission to rule, only so long as
they follow the rules: laws and constitution.

#  distributed via <nettime>: no commercial use without permission
#  <nettime>  is a moderated mailing list for net criticism,
#  collaborative text filtering and cultural politics of the nets
#  more info:
#  archive: contact: