Have you been wondering what to do next as #Microsoft's
#GitHub
continues to ramp up their proprietary #CoPilot — ignoring the software rights implications of it? Join our public discussion; minutes from the Committee's meeting are posted for your review: lists.copyleft.org/pipermail/a

Lots of understandable concern today as #Microsoft #GitHub announced their new #Copilot availability today. Probably worth a reminder that @conservancy has convened a working group on #ethics, #licensing, and other related issues, especially for #FreeSoftware and #OpenSource contributors.

Perhaps you or others may want to join or read more?

Boosts welcome! :boost_requested:

sfconservancy.org/news/2022/fe

We are sad to inform our community that Marina Zhurakhinskaya died on Saturday. Outreachy wouldn't exist without her dedication, which continued until her last day. sfconservancy.org/news/2022/ju

The Wikimedia Foundation, which owns Wikipedia, has filed an appeal against a Moscow court decision demanding that it remove information related to the Russian invasion of Ukraine, arguing that people have a right to know the facts of the war.

reuters.com/world/europe/wikip

One really nice thing that I did not expect from @Mastodon is that the web interface is very similar to Tweetdeck but it's very fast and it actually works!

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Well, it took me a while, but I setup a self-hosted Mastodon instance and it's working :-) Here I am!

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