This guy looks like they had to surgically remove the trilby hat from his skull in order to take the photo.
@aral @conservancy I understand your point, but In order to hold a candle to these massive corporations It makes sense to get whatever funding you can as long as they don't have a say over the project. You should spread more time attacking for-profit corporation rather nonprofit trying to make enough to maintain everything.
Check out our Form 990 (you really should — for us and all US orgs)! We receive much more from individuals than Google! https://sfconservancy.org/sponsors lists hundreds alphabetically, w/ big donations from individuals like
and charities like ARDC (who gave a sizable grant for #GPL enforcement) and
@Mozilla. … (1/3)
… and, we criticize Google for bad acts, including #DRM & proprietary software. In fact, we're the only #FOSS org to call out Google for widevine: https://sfconservancy.org/blog/2020/nov/13/widevine-dmca-takedown . We'd never let a donor influence our mission & positions — that's immoral & illegal … (2/3)
@aral Who is it that develops the V8 JS engine that your node.js projects run on? Where is it that you host your code? Is that "freedom"?
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