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Freedom Box: Freeing the Internet one Server at a timeFeb 17, 2011, 10:35 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols)
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"Free software isn't about free services or beer, it's about intellectual freedom. As recent episodes such as censorship in China, the Egyptian government turning off the Internet, and Facebook's constant spying, have shown, freedom and privacy on the Internet are under constant assault. Now Eben Moglen, law professor at Columbia University and renowned free software legal expert, has proposed a way to combine free software with the original peer-to-peer (P2P) design of the Internet to liberate users from the control of governments and big brother-like companies: Freedom Box.
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