A professional journalist with decades of experience, Sam for nine years used DOS and then Windows, which led him to start experimenting with GNU/Linux in 1998. Since then he has written widely about the use of both free and open source software, and the people behind the code. His personal blog is titled Irregular Expression.
A stable release from the Debian GNU/Linux project is normally just that - rock-solid stable.
The Debian GNU/Linux project released version 7.0 of its well-known Linux distribution on May 4, two years and three months after the last version came out.
The Free Software Foundation is urging web users to sign a petition opposing a proposal by companies to specify standards for HTML extensions to support digital rights management (DRM).