"The algorithm isn't what really matters....What we all should be demanding is, 'Show us the data and then we will know what is really going on.'"
Ahead of India's 2019 election, Facebook has problems.
“The contrast between Facebook’s public statements and private strategies to monetise user data reveals the truth of surveillance capitalism carried out stealthily and steadily,” says Mishi Choudhary.
Read more here:
Read this article to learn more about their work and how we have been involved:
"Securing The Institutions We Rely On: A Grassroots Case Study"
@sflc Conference Videos are online. Eben (Session V) is inspiring as always.
"2018 has already been the worst year for open internet in [India]. While India had shut down the internet 31 times in 2016, it did so 79 times in 2017, according to a tracker maintained by SFLC.in."
The number of #NetShutdowns in India in 2018? 128.
Check out the full story here:
According to Eben Moglen and Mishi Choudhary, "another very important test of democracy’s power to resist the bad effects of misinformation" is happening in India.
Political propaganda on #WhatsApp is out of control.
What should Facebook do about it?
📺Panel Discussion at #SFLC2018: FOSS, Blockchain, and AI
Moderated by #EbenMoglen and Mishi Choudhary with:
-James Waugh on Hyperledger
-Scott Nicholas of the Linux Foundation on “Why FOSS is Essential to AI”
-Susan Malaika of IBM
📺Panel Discussion: “Where Are We Going With Cars?” (SFLC Fall 2018)
Moderated by Eben Moglen, featuring:
-Andrew Sinclair of Canonical
-Jeremiah Foster of GENIVI
-Leilani H. Gilpin of MIT
-Daniel Patnaik of Audi
A lot has happened between corporations and the #FOSS world recently. What does it all mean?
Find out in this video from our #SFLC2018 conference:
📺"Peace and Its Dividends: Current Legal Issues in FOSS”
Moderated by Eben Moglen with:
-David Levine of Red Hat
-Dave Marr of Qualcomm
-Mike Dolan of the Linux Foundation
-Keith Bergelt of Open Invention Network and Nicolas Schifano of Microsoft
Media for SFLC’s 2018 Fall Conference is now available! We posted the media files on our website and YouTube. #SFLC2018
📺Video and audio on our website: https://softwarefreedom.org/events/2018/annual-conference/records/
📺YouTube Playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLE_V0MD-4ldDdbI-nNUB3NVKeUX1EppZQ
"You really can’t have patent war between yourself and those customers...[And] you can’t have patent war with [the people who make the commercial distributions of Linux server software] either."
Article: "'Peace Has Broken Out' In Software Development, Heralding Open Source As The Future"
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📌THREAD OF THREADS: #SFLC2018 [4/4]
SESSION IV: FOSS, Blockchain, and AI
James Waugh: https://twitter.com/sflc/status/1058449392376659968
Scott Nicholas and Susan Malaika: https://twitter.com/sflc/status/1058454509331058688
SESSION V: The End of One Era, the Start of Another
Eben Moglen: https://twitter.com/sflc/status/1058467427489669121
📌THREAD OF THREADS: #SFLC2018 [3/4]
SESSION II: Peace and Its Dividends (cont.)
Keith Bergelt of OIN and Nicolas Schifano of Microsoft: https://twitter.com/sflc/status/1058386456115326976
Panel on License Restrictions: https://twitter.com/sflc/status/1058394685771784193
SESSION III: Automotive FOSS
📌THREAD OF THREADS: #SFLC2018 [2/4]
SESSION II: Peace and Its Dividends
David Levine of Red Hat: https://twitter.com/sflc/status/1058376904485552129
Dave Marr of Open Chain: https://twitter.com/sflc/status/1058379784940646406
Mike Dolan of Linux Foundation: https://twitter.com/sflc/status/1058382365414879233
📌THREAD OF THREADS: #SFLC2018 [1/4]
Did you miss our #SFLC2018 conference? No problem.
We organized our coverage into threads. Find session-by-session coverage in the threads below
SESSION I: Keynotes
Keynote 1: https://twitter.com/sflc/status/1058345796947636225
Keynote 2: https://twitter.com/sflc/status/1058359237632499712
Breakfast and coffee have arrived. The #SFLC2018 conference is starting soon!
If you aren't with us in person, you can watch the livestream on our website or read our liveblog on Twitter throughout the day!
Our #SFLC2018 Conference is Friday, November 2 at Columbia Law School!
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📜Full program and schedule: http://softwarefreedom.org/events/2018/annual-conference/
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