Society — Philosophy & Humanities


I have seen a GNU, it speaks Espéranto!

Speaker(s) : Pierre Vittet

  • Language : Français
  • Nature : Conférence
  • Date : Tuesday 7 July 2015
  • Schedule : 09:20
  • Duration : 40 minutes
  • Place : 124

Video : https://rmll.ubicast.tv/permalink/v1253b49294bfmw8ti5q

Threads : Societal challenge
Target : General Public
When martians come, they look at our planet and its occupants. What stranges creatures! Especially humans. Depending of the world area, it appears that they don’t emit the same grunts. And they even don’t understand the grunts of others!
One day, a human created a new kind of grunt, call... Read more

GNU to go "into a society" : a philosophical study

Speaker(s) : Véronique Bonnet

  • Language : Français
  • Nature : Conférence
  • Date : Tuesday 7 July 2015
  • Schedule : 14:00
  • Duration : 40 minutes
  • Place : Amphi Bunuel

Video : https://rmll.ubicast.tv/permalink/v1253b4565336sa5sm1r

Threads : Societal challenge
Target : General Public
GNU philosophy, concerning non only computer using but also " life itself", to make reference to Richard Stallman himself, updates proposals of philosophy of the Enlightenment and the Declaration of the Rights of Man and of the Citizen adopted on 1789. And also ways designed by Michel Foucault and ... Read more

Free software is like air

Speaker(s) : Steven Shiau

  • Language : Anglais
  • Level : Newbie
  • Nature : Conférence
  • Date : Tuesday 7 July 2015
  • Schedule : 14:40
  • Duration : 20 minutes
  • Place : Amphi Bunuel

Video : https://rmll.ubicast.tv/permalink/v1253b4568307151fv9m

Threads : MigrationsSME
Target : General PublicExecutives
Freedom is the essential element when Richard Stallman advocates free
software. Many people draw an analogy between free software and the
existing article in real life, like cooking recipes, free speech, and
air, etc. To me, free software is like air; it’s not important unless
you aren’t... Read more

No Freedom without accessibility

Speaker(s) : Armony ALTINIER

  • Language : Français
  • Nature : Conférence
  • Date : Tuesday 7 July 2015
  • Schedule : 15:00
  • Duration : 20 minutes
  • Place : Amphi Bunuel

Video : https://rmll.ubicast.tv/permalink/v1253b4931612s0othij

Free software is defined according to 4 freedoms. Freedom #0 of free software is freedom to execute the program. What happens when it is impossible, for somebody in a handicap situation, to execute it due to its inaccessibility? Is the software still free? Perhaps, but its user is not. How to get ou... Read more