## Free Software Movements ---- ## VoidSpaceXYZ ### A Human ### EC Member @ Free Software Movement Karnataka ### fsmk.org
### What is Technology

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- Run through what a computer or a mobile phone is
- Question if is this all technology is all about ?
- Some alternative models of technology
- Estimate 5 min

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### Who are people ?

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- Can we just say the people inside this auditorium are people  ?
- What about the anganwadi workers ?
- What about the beggers ?
- Vijay mallaya ? Nirav Modi ?

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### People + Technology

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How does Technology enable people ?

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Technology will assist or replace ?

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#### Free Software as a model for growth

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What is Free Software ?

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Contributors, Contributions and Licenses

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Government and Free Software

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- Kerala Government has completely moved to free software 
- GOI in 2017 , has made it mandatory to consider OSS in all RFP. Implementation is still pending and a long way. But the push has been for mandatory use of FOSS in all public institutions.

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### The Need for Free Software

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### Economic prespective

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- How Freedom reduces the cost of software
- The values of communities coming together 
- Community Center and what has it enabled.

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### Skill Prespective

* Git along with GitLab/Github 
* Student Developers

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- Talk a little about distributed development models 
- Decentralisation 
- Gitlab , FOSS and their openness 
- github having the largest repository of code 
- Show some projects and run through some of them

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### Why does it all matter ?

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- Explain differences between prop and FOSS 
- The economic prespective 
- Adobe sued all local xerox shop in andra and a large fight happened 
- How prop enables control 
- convinence vs freedom 
- espically in govt institutions why FOSS 
- Anti-Virus as an example . (clamav as an alternative)
- List of FreeSoftware I use (https://gitlab.com/snippets/1697735)

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### Why do people contribute

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- People need to be given the first value 
- Personal Growth 
- The value of community 
- Industry Needs are growing at a phase 
- Thus also proves the point that, people growth can only happen together and not as corporates

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### Open Source . Say NO.
### Free Software . Say YES.

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- Explict stress on why looking at code alone is a very bad idea 
- Why such thoughts needs to be avoided 
- Also differences between FOSS and Open source

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### Skill Inclusivity

What about people who cant/dont like to code ?

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Localisation

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- NammaFedora 
- Language inclusivity 
- Adoption

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OpenStreepMap

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- Map Data  (www.OpenStreepMap.org)
- Contributions
- ShowCase: https://github.com/geohacker/bmtc
- Overpass turbo (http://overpass-turbo.eu/)
- OSMAnd and Maps.me

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Freedom Hardware

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- FarmBot (https://farmbot.io/)
- Community Owned weather Stations Pondicherry (https://discuss.fsftn.org/t/building-a-low-cost-community-weather-station/360/11)
- SmartCitizens(https://smartcitizen.me/)
- Open Motors (https://openmotors.co/download/)

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Free Knowledge Portals

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- Wikipedia 
- Scihub 
- Stress on the point of Knowledge Freedom and why it has to be in the commons

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Evangalism

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More . You are welcome to invent your own roles too.

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### Internet and Free Software

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### Data as a buisness model

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- How companies sell your data to make profits 
- When did you shift from a customer to an object of profit 
- Facebook or other buisness models. Mention about Free Basics too here

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### Privacy By Design

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- What is Privacy  and why is it important 
- Looking at privacy from the digital world 
- Go ahead, trash aadhaar for 5 min and nothing more 
- Europe as an example. If companies compromise privacy , then the companies will have to compensate 10% of the total profit to the customer 
- US has a Data leak reporting policy

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### Free Software enables Privacy

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- Auditable code 
- Trust and self running ability

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### Buisness Models and Free Software

* Contribution/ Donations 
* Services (RedHat)
* Selling Software itself 
* Software as a service 
* Companies pay to build FOSS  (IBM and Linux Kernel)

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### Open Source Vs Freedom Software

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### Women and Technology

* Stereotypes
* Restrictions 
* Patriarchy

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### Gender Inclusivity and its need

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### Models to enable gender discriminated people

* OutReachy 
* Django/Ruby Girls, CodeLikeAGirl
* FSMK Women's Wing 
* Gender inclusive institutions

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### Why is it important to stand up

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### Who can contribute to the growth

* Discrimination needs to end. 
* Freedom is important and cant be compromised

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### FSMK and its role

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* FSMK camps 
* GLUGS and its important and role 
* Community Center 
* Women's Wing (Embedded For Her)

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### Why should I join ?

* If all this made sense to you, I think you should consider 
* Collective Growth 
* Freedom Knowledge (whereever we can)
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