- Category: culture
I wrote the original version of indymedia's "how to switch to free software page", which spanner very kindly edited and put on the UK wiki. It's hopefully helpful to people who want to switch to using gnu/linux or even just using applications like firefox, but don't know where to start!
This is my essay for a course I'm studying online with the University of Gotberg, in Sweden. I'm trying to draw parallels between the 'DIY Culture' concepts like direct participation, gift exchange, and mutual aid and Free Software practices. Essentially the Free Software culture can be seen as an example of DIY in action.
Also available in PDF format
This is the text of the scrolly java thing on the home page of charlie harvey dot com. It's fairly out of date now, but I just wrote the code for uploading links into the writings database, and I wantted to have a play!