FOSS Archive

6 Dec 2021

Lettera Aperta al Parlamento Europeo

Oggi, la Coalition for Competitive Digital Markets (, un gruppo di oltre 50 aziende di tecnologia da 16 diversi Paesi europei, ha inviato una lettera aperta ai membri del Parlamento Europeo per sensibilizzarli rispetto al tema dell’interoperabilità,
11 Dec 2019

Proprietary slide decks at FOSS events? A missed opportunity

Paris Open Source Summit is the “first European free & open source event”, but speakers were requested to send their slide decks in the proprietary PPTX format for non specified technical issues related to the visualization or
1 Jul 2019

LibreOffice Conference Asia

I have attended LibOCon Asia in late May, in Tokyo, Japan’s capital and largest city. I have been invited by conference organizers to keynote about the global community, and co-manage with Lothar Becker a business and certification
26 Jun 2018

Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Embedded Systems (But Were Afraid to Ask)

Daniele Lacamera, a senior developer and an old friend, has just published a book about Embedded Systems Architecture, which can be bought in digital format for a special discounted price for the next 24 hours at the
14 Feb 2018

I Love Free Software, and LibreOffice

15 May 2017

Licenza GPL, è vero declino?

Articolo di Simon Phipps ( tradotto e adattato alla lingua italiana in alcuni passaggi con il consenso dell’autore. La licenza GNU GPL sta veramente “morendo”, o si tratta semplicemente della campagna di comunicazione di quelli che sfruttano
1 Apr 2016

Open Source Initiative

14 Feb 2016


We love Free Software, and we definitely want to show our love on February 14: Valentine’s Day. Show your appreciation publicly using social networks or your blog to demonstrate the world how many people love Free Software,
12 Jul 2015

Essen in Essen

In mid June, I have been invited to attend the meeting of the German community at Linux Hotel in Essen, to tell about the progress of Associazione LibreItalia and the Italian community at large (including the Google+
26 Mar 2014

Achieving Document Freedom in Four Easy Steps

In order to achieve document freedom, we must learn to produce interoperable documents. Unfortunately, this means that we have to review most of our editing habits, and start thinking about several details which make a difference: the