Tessel, Strangeloop, Patents, Free Software Documentary

Tessel looks like a hardware platform that could be the next Arduino.

All the slides from the recent Strange Loop 2013 conference.

Could the insane software patent system in the US finally be about to be reformed?

Revolution OS is a documentary which traces the history of GNU, Linux, and the open source and free software movements. It features several interviews with prominent hackers and entrepreneurs (and hackers-cum-entrepreneurs), including Richard Stallman, Michael Tiemann, Linus Torvalds, Larry Augustin, Eric S. Raymond, Bruce Perens, Frank Hecker and Brian Behlendorf.”

Richard Stallman seems like such a kind and good person.