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Hacktivist Richard Stallman Takes On Proprietary Software, Saas, and Open Source

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Richard Stallman gives a talk on Free Software and Copyright law at The University of Pittsburgh, Feb. 19, 2010.

Credit: Victor Powell

Richard Stallman, revered by some as a genius (after all, he won a McArthur "genius" grant in 1990) and by others as a crackpot, was in New York Monday where he warned against the dangers of using proprietary software, SaaS, and even open-source software.

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