"when #oracle bought sun, most #openoffice devs quit. this seems like the ethical thing to do with ibm, except that openoffice was more committed to freedom than #redhat -- that clearly hasnt changed."
Someone asked: "Is there a public, even partial list of IBM front groups?" There aren't many I can think of, but we could make a list. OFE, IPO etc. #ibm is in many of the same front groups #microsoft is in. #proprietarysoftware overlaps.
Cultivating a diverse and inclusive workspace is an important part of Red Hat’s open culture. That’s why we work to create an environment where associates feel comfortable bringing their whole selves to work every single day. One way we achieve this mission is by making sure that Red Hatters who wish to share their mental health experiences, are met with compassion and understanding, but most importantly, without stigma.
IBM has just patented a method of immobilizing an artificial-intelligence doll once it starts being treated like a sentient being. Patent No. 10441892 ("Pseudo-sentient doll override system") pic.twitter.com/ZJf2UeP05Q