Archive for June, 2004

ffii – Demo against software patents – Karlsruhe

Friday, June 25th, 2004

Beside the Linux Tag 2004 in Karlsruhe there was a public demonstration against software patents. About 1000 activists collected outside the fair at 6 pm for tour through the city of Karlsruhe. Members from many different organizations raised there voice for free software and a world free of patents that are able to restrict thinking. [...]

LinuxTag 2004 .com meets .org, u know?

Monday, June 21st, 2004

Once again a year passed by and so the well known LinuxTag takes place in Karlsruhe/Germany this week. Rumors talk about the presence of Micro$oft on this event for the first time! – Jup, you read right and I’ll believe it first after I saw them with ‘Vote Gates’ buttons, so long I’ll handle it [...]

dozomo sold!

Tuesday, June 15th, 2004

The ‘internet command line’ is sold on eBay! The guys and girls from did great work on there project and luckily made a good benefit for there investors *g*. One of the inventors of this art performance has his site [right now overloaded?] here.

Wizards of OS 3: The Future of the Digital Commons

Tuesday, June 15th, 2004

This is a reprint of an original Article on Wizards of OS 3 News Blog. I want to post it here on andromeda because I enjoyed its short and propper conclusion and think it describes the Ideas behind our work in an impressive way. 12-06-04 Where does the future of the Digital Commons lie? In [...]

Wizards of OS 3: Beyond the Unix-Paradigm?

Saturday, June 12th, 2004

This talk was about a focus beyond the unix world. What are possible open concepts in the future? Since almost all open source systems are based on this 30 Year old UNIX concept, we reached many disadvantages of the whole and some boarders that are not to easy to cross. Four speakers focused on four [...]

Wizards of OS 3: Launch of Creative Commons Germany

Saturday, June 12th, 2004

One step ahead, the version 2.0 is public for a while and now there launched Creative Commons Germany, to handle local juristic and legality needs. So all you creatives out there, have a look at there model of licensing. ‘CC – some right reserved’

Wizards of OS 3: 24HOURDOTCOM

Friday, June 11th, 2004

24HOURDOTCOM Yeah, lol. I think this will be the funniest project at the WOS. These guys try to setup a .com in 24h. With everything you need, all the hot air, a conference room, and some suits. I wish them good luck for the next 23 hours, as the IPO and thus the selling of [...]

Wizards of OS 3: Bridging the Digital Divide

Friday, June 11th, 2004

[19:58] this is a preversion since I’m out of time for full content, sorry Ok, second day, 13:00 time for a discussion about a critical topic in the digital jungle: The share of its use. Lets be honest there is only a definitive percentage of people in the world that are able to consume our [...]