Free Software Melbourne

March the 17th of 2016

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Gnews March 2016

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Free Culture

FSM is now on MediaGoblin

First MediaGoblin

PyCon/DjangoCon to be held in Melbourne

AWS Zombie Apocalypse clause

Russia Switches to Linux.

ZFS filesystem will be built into Ubuntu 16.04 LTS by default

MAMEis now GNU GPL 2 or later

Things to do

Download all the LCA 2016 videos

Netflix Without Borders & My Netflix, My Privacy

Results: Watching overseas Netflix - what works?

Co-sign FSF comment on the DMCA's anti-circumvention provisions

Petition (trade minister) Steven Ciobo to stop the TPP.

Choice campaign: The devil in the detail of the TPP

Open Hardware

Ubuntu phone release

Dell’s Skylake XPS 13


GitHub's Atom 1.5 stable release

Amazon Launches Lumberyard

Google Releases ION

Google opens Cloud Vision API

GCC 6 Release

Wine 1.9.4 Released


Rosa Desktop


View Linux Server Log file in your browser

IP's move to use home routers as public WiFi Hotspots

Security & Privacy

White House working with Linux Foundation

Google bans Flash

Google updating 'Right to be Forgotten'

UK Government plans to snoop on your internet history

New website blocking in Australia has begun