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Featuring two television programs popular in the 1980's and 1990's: Computer Chronicles and Net Café, this library showcases videos about computing and technology. Collection topics include BBS, the Open Source movement, and Internet governance.

Many of these movies are available for free download.


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The Digital Tipping Point
Feb 6, 2019 Christian Einfeldt
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This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. This particular segment features Nelson Pavlosky, one of the Co-Founders of Free Culture.org, a civil rights group in cyberspace. In this clip, Nelson explains that Diebold tried to hide the fact that memos pertaining to defects in the code that ran the voting machines in the very close US 2000 presidential election in Florida were defective. Since the source code was closed, there is no way...
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Topics: Nelson Pavlosky, Pavlosky, Nelson, Diebold, Diebold memos, FreeCulture.org, voting machines,...
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Mar 24, 2011 Christian Einfeldt
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All of the video images of Afghanistan in this 6:23 video were shot by Carol Ruth Silver using an off-the-shelf consumer hand-held camera that fits in a coat pocket. This video short tells a brief version of the story of Carol Ruth Silver's non-profit work in bringing Linux-powered OLPC netbook computers to the children of Afghanistan. The story starts at a meeting of OLPC users in San Francisco, California, where Carol is getting some help configuring her computer. She also has decided to...
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Topics: OLPC, One Laptop Per Child
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Oct 28, 2008 Christian Einfeldt
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This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. Thanks to Thomas King, a writer for Linux.com and LXer, for doing the rough editing for this series of interview segments! This 3:51 minute video segment features Brazilian entreprenuer Marcelo Marques, the prinicpal of Brazilian network security and training company 4Linux, as he takes the camera on a tour of his company's office in Sao Paulo, Brazil. This segment also showcases Marcelo's...
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Topics: Marcelo Marques, Marques, Marcelo, b-roll, 4Linux, 4Linux, business models for open source,...
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This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. This series of 9 segments features Lindependence 08 organizers Larry Cafiero and Ken Starks talking about what Lindependence 08 is. Namely, it is a series of installfests and demos held at the Felton Presbyterian Church. The purpose of these events is to persuade the entire town of 6,000 people in Felton to move over to Free Open Source Software. Ken and Larry acknowledge that this will be a...
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Topics: Felton, California, Ken Starks, Starks, Ken, helios, Helios Solutions, Larry Cafiero, Cafiero,...
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This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. This series of segments features interviews with Francisco Antonio Paco Huertas Mendez, the Director of the Center for New Initiatives of the Regional Government of Extremadura, Spain. Extremadura has historically been one of the less wealthy of the 17 semi-autonomous Regions of Spain, due to the fact that it is landlocked, relatively arid, has rocky soil, and is not rich in minerals. But...
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Topics: Francisco Antonio Paco Huertas Mendez, Huertas Mendez, Francisco Antonio Paco, Paco Huertas,...
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Nov 12, 2006 Christian Einfeldt
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This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. This particular segment is our first proof of concept video short. It's not really a trailer, because a trailer is a much more complete promotional short used to give the viewers a feel for the final product. This proof of concept, by contrast, is really just to see how these particular segments would look together; to introduce a few of our interviewees; to show the audience some of the...
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Topics: Proof of concept, Proof of concept, four mins
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Jul 17, 2006 Christian Einfeldt
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This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. This particular segment features Mayor Pelgrin saying that he feels his City has greater a slightly greater measure of sovereignty through using open source software, due to the greater range of choices that the City now has in terms of software applications, and what the City chooses to do with those applications. tape id = e-dv079_sh_38_mayor_005.mpg The DTP will be many, many films...
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Topics: Hermann-Josef Pelgrim, Pelgrim, Hermann-Josef, Schwaebisch Hall, sovereignty and open source,...
Thanks to Ted Nebus for doing the initial rough editing of this video! This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. This series of interview segments features an interview with Frederico Souza da Camara, who was one of the administrative leaders of the Telecenters of Sao Paulo, Brazil, when we videotaped there in June, 2004. All of the segments of Frederico Camara's interview can be found here:...
Topics: Frederico Souza da Camara, Camara, Frederico, Telecenters And Open Source, Free Software And Free...
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This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. This 8:09 segment features Cathy Malmrose talking about how her family moved to Ubuntu GNU-Linux. Her story is particularly interesting because Cathy and her husband, Earl Malmrose, founded Zareason.com, which is the third-largest distributor of Linux-powered computers in North America. The Malmrose family is deeply involved in San Francisco Bay Area GNU-Linux events, and they sell a lot of...
Topics: Cathy Malmrose, Malmrose, Cathy, Earl Malmrose, Malmrose, Earl, Kory Malmrose, Malmrose, Kory,...
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This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. This series of segments features Colin Angle, CEO of iRobot. Colin co-founded iRobot along with Helen Greiner and Dr. Rodney Brooks. In additon to his work at iRobot, Colin designed the behavior-controlled rovers for NASA that led to the Sojourner exploring Mars in 1997. The iRobot company is probably best well-known at this point in May, 2007, for building the cute round little Roomba...
Topics: Colin Angle, Angle, Colin, iRobot Corporation, iRobot PackBot, Free Open Source Software robotics,...
This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. Thanks to Thomas King, a writer for Linux.com and LXer, for doing the rough editing for this series of interview segments! This series of interview segments features Jon Maddog Hall. who has long been instrumental in guiding and promoting the development of Free Open Source Software, and in particular the operating system called GNU-Linux, sometimes called Linux for short. Among other...
Topics: Jon Maddog Hall, Hall, Jon Maddog, Maddog Hall, History Of Free Open Source Software, History of...
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This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. This series of segments features Colin Angle, CEO of iRobot. Colin co-founded iRobot along with Helen Greiner and Dr. Rodney Brooks. In additon to his work at iRobot, Colin designed the behavior-controlled rovers for NASA that led to the Sojourner exploring Mars in 1997. The iRobot company is probably best well-known at this point in May, 2007, for building the cute round little Roomba...
Topics: Colin Angle, Angle, Colin, iRobot Corporation, iRobot PackBot, Free Open Source Software robotics,...
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This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. This segment features an interview with Mr. Tadahiro Kawada, the President of Kawada Industries. In this segment, Mr. Kawada explains why his company decided to use GNU Linux in its hrp2 robots. He says that Linux was chosen because its real-time responsiveness is better than Microsoft Windows. He says that the hrp2 robot is intended mostly for research. He says that a more commercial...
Topics: Tadahiro Kawada, Kawada, Tadahiro, Kawada Industries, Japan, Humanity of Robotics, Humanoid Robots,...
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This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. This series of segments features one of Hewlett Packard's greatest open source software stars, Stormy Peters. And yes, every one really calls her Stormy. You've just gotta be impressed by parents who would name their baby girl Stormy. What a prophecy for a child's life. And true to her name, Stormy Peters has achieved great things. Stormy works at OpenLogic where she set up and manages the...
Topics: Stormy Peters, Peters, Stormy, Hewlett Packard
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This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. This particular series of video segments features the very entertaining Caitlin Hill. Caitlin is included in the Digital Tipping Point Video Collection because she personifies the digital tipping point in a number of ways. First, she has used Free Open Source Software (GNU Linux) to create an internationally acclaimed video persona called "TheHill88"; and yet she didn't even...
Topics: Caitlin Hill, Hill, Caitlin, TheHill88, Hollywood, on-line vide, YouTube, DIY, Australia,...
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This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. This particular series of video segments features the very entertaining Caitlin Hill. Caitlin is included in the Digital Tipping Point Video Collection because she personifies the digital tipping point in a number of ways. First, she has used Free Open Source Software (GNU Linux) to create an internationally acclaimed video persona called "TheHill88"; and yet she didn't even...
Topics: Caitlin Hill, Hill, Caitlin, TheHill88, Hollywood, on-line vide, YouTube, DIY, Australia,...
This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. Steve Weber, Ph.D., is a professor of Political Science at UC Berkeley, where he is the Director of the Institute of International Studies. He is also the author of the book, "The Success of Open Source." But for the purposes of the Digital Tipping Point film and library, he is the thinker who came up with one of the key concepts upon which the DTP is based: the idea of...
Topics: Steve Weber, Weber, Steve, Success of Open Source, UC Berkeley, Berkeley, California, California
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This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. This is a silly skit in which DTP producer Christian Einfeldt responds to a post by YouTube comedian / columnist / vlogger / wiseass Boh3m3 in which Boh3m3 says that he goobered up his Ubuntu GNU Linux install. There is a special guest appearance by another YouTuber by the name of Caitlin Hill, who is a friend of Boh3m3's. The DTP will be many, many films created by the global open source...
Topics: Christian Einfeldt, Einfeldt, Christian, Boh3m3, TheHill88, Caitlin Hill, silliness
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This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. This segment features Bhaskar Chakravorti, who is a visionary business management consultant currently with McKinsey & Company in Boston. Bhaskar has done the important theoretical work of unpacking the "chicken and egg" question facing not only free open source software, but in fact any innovation that is challenging the entrenched market leaders such as Microsoft. In North...
Topics: Bhaskar Chakravorti, Chakravorti, Bhaskar, McKinsey and Co., Monitor Group
This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. This series of segments featuers Dwayne Bailey, who is the Founder and Managing Director of Translate.org.za, a non-profit organisation focused on the localisation, or translation, of Open Source software into South Africa's 11 official languages. Dwayne is also a long time community leader in the OpenOffice.org community. If you would like this interview and would like to help out, please...
Topics: Dwayne Bailey, Bailey, Dwayne, Translate.org.za, OpenOffice.org, localization of open source...
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This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. This segment features Bhaskar Chakravorti, who is a visionary business management consultant currently with McKinsey & Company in Boston. Bhaskar has done the important theoretical work of unpacking the "chicken and egg" question facing not only free open source software, but in fact any innovation that is challenging the entrenched market leaders such as Microsoft. In North...
Topics: Bhaskar Chakravorti, Chakravorti, Bhaskar, McKinsey and Co., Monitor Group
This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. Thanks to Thomas King, a writer for Linux.com and LXer, for doing the rough editing for this series of interview segments! This series of 11 video segments features a tour of a Brazilian telencenter, called Jaragua TaiPas. It is located on the outskirts of Sao Paulo, Brazil, a city of some 19 million people. You can see b-roll footage of the drive through Sao Paulo to this telecenter here....
Topics: Children And Open Source, B-roll Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Telecenters in, Telecenters And Open Source,...
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This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. This 2:23 min segment provides editors with b-roll of the exterior of the office of Helios Solutions West, in Felton, California. The purpose of this video is to support a DTP story about Lindependence 2008, which is an event planned by Larry Cafiero and Ken Starks (aka Helios) to persuade a town of 6,000 people to try out Free Open Source Software for one week, starting July 28, 2008. On...
Topics: Helios Solutions West, Ken Starks, Starks, Ken, Stephen Rufle, Rufle, Stephen, Felton, California,...
This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. This series of 7 segments features Ken Starks, one of the organizers of Lindependence 2008, talking about his role in Lindependence 2008. He also talks about his role in founding the Tux 500 project, a project aimed at getting a race car entered in the Indy 500 bearing the Tux the Penguin mascot, a project at which he and his team succeeded. The purpose of this video is to support a DTP...
Topics: Ken Starks, Starks, Ken, Felton, California, Lindependence 2008, Retail Free Open Source Activism,...
This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. This particular series of video segments features Luis Casas Luengo, the Director of Fundecyt, a private foundation in the Spanish Region of Extremadura dedicated to funding Free Open Source Software ventures and projects. The DTP will be many, many films created by the global open source video community about how open source is changing their lives. We, the DTP crew, are submitting this...
Topics: Luis Casas Luengo, Casas Luengo, Luis, Extremadura, Spain, Badajoz, Fundecyt, sustainability of...
This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. This series of segments features Andago CEO Rafael Garcia Leiva. Rafael has had an extraordinary impact on the advancement of Free Open Source Software in Spain. His company, Andago, has worked closely with the governments of several Spanish regions, such as the Region of Extremadura, which has become a global leader in advancing Free Open Source Softwre. In these segments, Rafael tells the...
Topics: Rafael Garcia Leiva, Leiva, Rafael Garcia, Spain, Madrid, Andago, MaX GNU/Linux distro, Madrid...
This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. This series of segments features Luis Millan Vazquez de Miguel, the Minister of Infrastructure and Technological Development for Extremadura, Spain. Minister Millan Vazquez is a great example of what a visionary can do in government. He is one of the chief architects of Extremadura's remarkable economic reversals. Extremadura historically has been one of the less wealthy of the 17 Regions of...
Topics: Luis Millan Vazquez de Miguel, Millan Vazquez de Miguel, Luis, Extremadura, Spain, Minister of...
This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. This series of segments features Luis Millan Vazquez de Miguel, the Minister of Infrastructure and Technological Development for Extremadura, Spain. Minister Millan Vazquez is a great example of what a visionary can do in government. He is one of the chief architects of Extremadura's remarkable economic reversals. Extremadura historically has been one of the less wealthy of the 17 Regions of...
Topics: Luis Millan Vazquez de Miguel, Millan Vazquez de Miguel, Luis, Extremadura, Spain, Minister of...
This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. This series of segments features Andago CEO Rafael Garcia Leiva. Rafael has had an extraordinary impact on the advancement of Free Open Source Software in Spain. His company, Andago, has worked closely with the governments of several Spanish regions, such as the Region of Extremadura, which has become a global leader in advancing Free Open Source Softwre. In these segments, Rafael tells the...
Topics: Rafael Garcia Leiva, Leiva, Rafael Garcia, Spain, Madrid, Andago, MaX GNU/Linux distro, Madrid...
This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. This series of segments features Luis Millan Vazquez de Miguel, the Minister of Infrastructure and Technological Development for Extremadura, Spain. Minister Millan Vazquez is a great example of what a visionary can do in government. He is one of the chief architects of Extremadura's remarkable economic reversals. Extremadura historically has been one of the less wealthy of the 17 Regions of...
Topics: Luis Millan Vazquez de Miguel, Millan Vazquez de Miguel, Luis, Extremadura, Spain, Minister of...
This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. The Region of Extremadura has become a global leader in using Free Open Source Software to bring the power and wisdom of the Internet to less wealthy groups. (A "Region" in Spain is roughly the same as a "State" or "Province"; a semi-autonomous political subdivision of the nation of Spain). Extremadura has historically been one of the less wealthy Regions of...
Topics: Extremadura, Extremadura, schools, Spain, children and open source, schools and open source,...
This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. This series of segments features Carlos Castro Castro, the General Director for the Information Society of Extremadura, Spain. The Information Society is one of the main umbrella organizations that has been responsible for bringing digital literacy and Free Open Source Software the people of Extremadura, Spain. The reach of this program has been rather broad, and has included businesses...
Topics: Carlos Castro Castro, Castro Castro, Carlos, Extremadura, Spain, Merida, Extremadura Information...
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This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. This series of segments features interviews with teachers in Merida, the political capital of the Region of Extremadura, Spain. Extremadura has become a global leader in using Free Open Source Software to bring the power and wisdom of the Internet to less wealthy groups. (A "Region" in Spain is roughly the same as a "State" or "Province"; a semi-autonomous...
Topics: Extremadura, Extremadura, schools, Spain, teachers and open source, schools and open source,...
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This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. In this segment, Marcelo continues talking about the effect that blogs can have on the mainstream media, as in the case of a New York Times article that picked up news about open source and Microsoft that was originated at the FISL conference 2004 in Porto Alegre. He also talks about the importance of free open source software to Brazil and the world. That's about as much Brazilian...
Topics: Marcelo Tas, Tas, Marcelo, Telecultura, Sao Paulo, Brazil, Brasil, Internet, and news, blogs, and...
This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. There really is no easy way to describe Dirk-Willem van Gulik's work, because what he does is so complex. He basically helps build the massive system of roadways that we call "the Internet". His formal bio says that he is a Senior Partner at the Tribal Knowledge Group, a specialist Apache consultancy company, with 15 years of Internet engineering, consulting and project management...
Topics: Dirk-Willem van Gulik, van Gulik, Dirk-Willem, Internet road-builder, Apache Software Foundation,...
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This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. At the time of the interview, Margaret was the Executive Director of KITE, Inc., which was a non-profit that supported other developing world non-profits with free open source computers. The DTP will be many, many films created by the global open source video community about how open source is changing their lives. We, the DTP crew, are submitting this footage for anyone to rip, mix, and...
Topics: Margaret Aranyosi, Aranyosi, Margaret
This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. This series of segments features Andago CEO Rafael Garcia Leiva. Rafael has had an extraordinary impact on the advancement of Free Open Source Software in Spain. His company, Andago, has worked closely with the governments of several Spanish regions, such as the Region of Extremadura, which has become a global leader in advancing Free Open Source Softwre. In these segments, Rafael tells the...
Topics: Rafael Garcia Leiva, Leiva, Rafael Garcia, Spain, Madrid, Andago, MaX GNU/Linux distro, Madrid...
This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. This series of segments features Andago CEO Rafael Garcia Leiva. Rafael has had an extraordinary impact on the advancement of Free Open Source Software in Spain. His company, Andago, has worked closely with the governments of several Spanish regions, such as the Region of Extremadura, which has become a global leader in advancing Free Open Source Softwre. In these segments, Rafael tells the...
Topics: Rafael Garcia Leiva, Leiva, Rafael Garcia, Spain, Madrid, Andago, MaX GNU/Linux distro, Madrid...
This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. This series of segments features Luis Millan Vazquez de Miguel, the Minister of Infrastructure and Technological Development for Extremadura, Spain. Minister Millan Vazquez is a great example of what a visionary can do in government. He is one of the chief architects of Extremadura's remarkable economic reversals. Extremadura historically has been one of the less wealthy of the 17 Regions of...
Topics: Luis Millan Vazquez de Miguel, Millan Vazquez de Miguel, Luis, Extremadura, Spain, Minister of...
This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. Thanks to Thomas King, a writer for Linux.com and LXer, for doing the rough editing for this series of interview segments! This series of interview segments features Claudio Menezes, Senior Programme Officer, UNESCO Communication and Information Sector. United Nations Educational,...
Topics: laudio Menezes, Menezes, Claudio, UNESCO, Porto Alegre, FISL Con 5, Porto Alegre, Brazil, Brazil,...
This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. This series of segments featurs Luis Nassif, a prominent Brazilian business journalist, giving his keynote speech in FISL Con 5 in Porto Alegre, Brazil. This speech is given in Brazilian Portuguese, and the DTP does not currently have anyone on staff who speaks Brazilian Portuguese. This video is our rough edited "source code". It is intended as an index for the DTP crew, and a way...
Topics: Luis Nassif, Nassif, Luis, Porto Alegre, Brazil, Brazil, Free Software And Free Culture
This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. This segment features Christian Hardy, the Chief Informations Officer for the French Ministry of Economics, Finance, and Industry. Christian Hardy's department is responsible for making purchasing decisions for much of France's governmental infrastructure, although not all of it. He is in a unique position to talk about France's interest in security, sovereignty, and growing France's IT...
Topics: Christian Hardy, Hardy, Christian, France, French Ministry of Economics, Finance and Industry
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This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. Kendall Dawson is the Community Liaison for Linspire, which produces a polished GNU Linux distro. Kendall embodies the quality that makes Linspire such a cool GNU Linux distro: it's commitment to the end user. I know from having spent a lot of time with Kendall on the Linspire forum and in emails that he works long hard hours to help end users feel comfortable and at home with their GNU...
Topics: Kendall Dawson, Dawson, Kendall, Linspire, San Diego, California, Lindows
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This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive.CAUTION! Protect your ears! This video is raw video and has not been rendered for even sound. At a couple of points, there is loud dog barking. Don't use headphones to listen to this segment. This interview features Adam Metz, an author, speaker, and business consultant, and Adam's cute dog, Teddy. Adam says that his consultancy business will be getting a table in the new space being built...
Topics: Adam Metz, Metz, Adam, CitizenSpace, CitzenAgency, Whuffie, Ridley The Wonder Dog, Teddy the...
This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. Thanks to Thomas King, a writer for Linux.com and LXer, for doing the rough editing for this series of interview segments! This series of 8 video segments features a life-size chess game that takes place at School Park in Santo Andre, a mostly industrial city adjacent to Sao Paulo, Brazil. These 8 are largely b-roll shot with the intent of being displaying at a faster speed to demonstrate a...
Topic: Digital Tipping Point: Linux on old computer hardware gets at risk youth back in the game
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This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. This segment features Nat Friedman, one of the visionary co-founders of the open source company, Ximian, along with Miguel de Icaza. Nat Friedman stands out among developers in the free open source software community for brilliance both in code writing and in business judgment. The DTP will be many, many films created by the global open source video community about how open source is...
Topics: Nat Friedman, Friedman, Nat, Ximian, Novell
This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. Thanks to Thomas King, a writer for Linux.com and LXer, for doing the rough editing for this series of interview segments! This series of 5 video segments features a tour of a Brazilian telencenter, called Telecentro CEU. It is located on the outskirts of Sao Paulo, Brazil, a city of some 19 million people. You can see b-roll footage of the drive through Sao Paulo to this telecenter here....
Topics: Children And Open Source, B-roll Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Telecenters in, Telecenters And Open Source,...
This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. Thanks to Thomas King, a writer for Linux.com and LXer, for doing the rough editing for this series of interview segments! In this series of 15 interview segments, software engineer Natasha Humphries tells the remarkable story of losing her job as a software engineer to colleagues in Bangalore, India. Natasha, a Stanford grad who has worked for 10 years as a software engineer, was...
Topics: Natasha Humphries, Humphries, Natasha, Palm One, India, Jobs lost to globalization, Globalization,...
This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. Thanks to Thomas King, a writer for Linux.com and LXer, for doing the rough editing for this series of interview segments! This series 4 interview segments features Marcelo Branco, who is one of the charismatic, organizational, and technical leads of the Software Livre (Free Software)...
Topics: Marcelo Branco, Branco, Marcelo, Claudio Menezes, Menezes, Claudio, Brazil, Popularity of Open...
This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. Sophie Gautier is the lead of the French Native Language Project and a member of the Community Council, OpenOffice.org's governing board. She has been involved in developing and leading OpenOffice.org almost since the beginning. Sophie lives in and works out of the West African nation of Burkina Faso. Sophie is known and loved in the community for her clear thinking and calm deliberate...
Topics: Sophie Gautier, Gautier, Sophie, OpenOffice.org, French Native Language Project, Africa, France,...
This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. Thanks to Thomas King, a writer for Linux.com and LXer, for doing the rough editing for this series of interview segments! This series of 3 video segments features a tour of the e-Government office of the City of Sao Paulo, Brazil. Sao Paulo is a city of some 19 million people, making it one of the top ten most populous cities of the world (seventh largest as of the time of this writing in...
Topics: B-roll Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Telecenters in, Telecenters And Open Source, Brazil
This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. This series of segments features Hermano Vianna, who has is a noted author, anthropologist, business thinker, screen writer, and composer. He is author of the book, "The Mystery of Samba". He wrote the screen plays for the feature film "Orfeu," and he scored the music for the feature film, "Me, You, Them". Here, Vianna is giving a keynote speech at FISL Con 5 in...
Topics: Hermano Vianna, Vianna, Hermano, Porto Alegre, Brazil, Brazil, Free Software And Free Culture
This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. This series of segments features Andre Midani, who has a long history with the music industry in Latin America. In 1989, Midani became Vice President for Warner Music International. In 1994, he became President for Latin America, the US Latin Market and a Member of the Board responsible for Spain and Italy. Midani was based in New York until 2002. In 2003 Medani returned to Brazil to become...
Topics: Andre Midani, Midani, Andre, Porto Alegre, Brazil, Brazil, Free Software And Free Culture
This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. Thanks to Thomas King, a writer for Linux.com and LXer, for doing the rough editing for this series of interview segments! This series of 12 video segments features John Koenig, a software consultant and lawyer. John's video is useful for an overview of how people make money with Free Open Source Software (FOSS). In 2008, we now know how people make money with Free Open Source Software, but...
Topics: Swarming, African Army Ants, Swarming and, RFID, Embedded Linux, John Koenig, Koenig, John,...
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This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. This series of segments features interviews with the David and Mark Silverman, the owners of Sub300.com, North America's first Linux-only computer store! Yep, no Microsoft. No Mac. The slogan for their store is "Costs less, no Microsoft mess." LOL!! These guys are really smart. Their store is tiny, so they keep their costs low. The store, which is called Sub500.com in Canadian...
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This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. This series of segments features Linux sysadmin wizard Marc Merlin. Marc has worked for some of the big Silicon Valley Linux companies as a Linux sysadmin and engineer, and so you might expect him to apply his code magic to areas of his personal life, but wait until you see what he does. Marc wired his entire house with Linux, Free Open Source Software, and scripts he wrote to remotely...
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This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. In this segment, tape id = e-dv255_la_streets_6a_002.ogg The DTP will be many, many films created by the global open source video community about how open source is changing their lives. We, the DTP crew, are submitting this footage for anyone to rip, mix, and burn under the Creative Commons Attribute - ShareAlike license. We welcome edits, transcriptions, graphics, music, and animation...
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This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. Kendall Dawson is the Community Liaison for Linspire, which produces a polished GNU Linux distro. Kendall embodies the quality that makes Linspire such a cool GNU Linux distro: it's commitment to the end user. I know from having spent a lot of time with Kendall on the Linspire forum and in emails that he works long hard hours to help end users feel comfortable and at home with their GNU...
Topics: Kendall Dawson, Dawson, Kendall, Linspire, San Diego, California, Lindows
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This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. This series of segments features Linux sysadmin wizard Marc Merlin. Marc has worked for some of the big Silicon Valley Linux companies as a Linux sysadmin and engineer, and so you might expect him to apply his code magic to areas of his personal life, but wait until you see what he does. Marc wired his entire house with Linux, Free Open Source Software, and scripts he wrote to remotely...
Topics: Marc Merlin, Merlin, Marc, Coolness Of Open Source Software, DIY possibilities, Innovation and...
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This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. This series of segments features interviews with the David and Mark Silverman, the owners of Sub300.com, North America's first Linux-only computer store! Yep, no Microsoft. No Mac. The slogan for their store is "Costs less, no Microsoft mess." LOL!! These guys are really smart. Their store is tiny, so they keep their costs low. The store, which is called Sub500.com in Canadian...
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This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. This series of segments features interviews with the David and Mark Silverman, the owners of Sub300.com, North America's first Linux-only computer store! Yep, no Microsoft. No Mac. The slogan for their store is "Costs less, no Microsoft mess." LOL!! These guys are really smart. Their store is tiny, so they keep their costs low. The store, which is called Sub500.com in Canadian...
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CAUTION! Protect your ears! This video is raw video and has not been rendered for even sound. At a couple of points, there is loud dog barking. Don't use headphones to listen to this segment. This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. This video segment features background footage (b-roll) of the build-in at CitizenSpace on February 15, 2009. Citizenspace is a collaboration space located at 425 2nd Street in San Francisco. (It is an...
Topics: Tara Hunt, Hunt, Tara, Mariva Aviram, Aviram, Mariva, Adam Metz, Metz, Adam, Enric Teller, Teller,...
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This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. This 10:48 minute segment features the kick-off to Lindependence 2008 in Felton, California. This video is the second in a two-part series documenting the opening of the first day of Lindependence 2008. We are still fairly early in the creation of the Digital Tipping Point film project. We are not yet sure what themes we will need for the film, and so we have left lots of images in this...
Topics: Larry Cafiero, Cafiero, Larry, Helios Solutions West, Ken Starks, Starks, Ken, Stephen Rufle,...
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This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. This short interview features David Wendt. We wanted to know what he thought of the game "Dark Horizons Lore" which he had just finished playing at the Desktop Linux Summit in San Diego, and so we pulled him and a couple of other gamers aside. Daivd said that the speed of the game was faster than he expected. It was a break from what he usually played, and that it was the most...
Topics: David Wendt, Wendt, David, Games, Desktop Linux Summit, San Diego
This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. This series of interview segments features Bob Kerr, a highly paid computer systems administrator for Universal Studios in California, who quit his job to return to his native Scotland to give out Free Open Source Software CDs in schools and nearly all of the Scottish libraries. In the first two tapes in Bob's interviews (tapes 042 and 043), Bob explains that he undertook this work because...
Topics: Bob Kerr, Kerr, Bob, Scotland, Edinburgh, Free Software And Free Culture, Microsoft Like The Roman...
This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. This series of segments features Andago CEO Rafael Garcia Leiva. Rafael has had an extraordinary impact on the advancement of Free Open Source Software in Spain. His company, Andago, has worked closely with the governments of several Spanish regions, such as the Region of Extremadura, which has become a global leader in advancing Free Open Source Softwre. In these segments, Rafael tells the...
Topics: Rafael Garcia Leiva, Leiva, Rafael Garcia, Spain, Madrid, Andago, MaX GNU/Linux distro, Madrid...
This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. Samuel Clemens came back from the dead, and his name is now Doc Searls. This series of interviews features Doc Searls, who most certainly will be remembered as the creative journalistic wit of the Free Open Source Software movement. Like Samuel Clemmens before him, Doc Searls is a journalist with a piercing wit and insight into the fundamental nature of things. Doc even looks somewhat like...
Topics: Doc Searls, Searls, Doc, Clue Train Manifesto, Linux Journal, San Diego, Desktop Linux Summit
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This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. Jose Luis Redrejo Rodriqguez is pretty typical of the geniuses in the free open source software community: They often understate the importance of their contributions, and they also often make jokes about their work. Jose calls himself the "father" of GNU/LinEx, and then added in one interview, well, maybe I am the mother. It didn't mean anything, it was just funny. But Jose's...
Topics: Jose Luis Redrejo Rodriguez, Redrejo, Jose Luis (Rodriguez), Extremadura, Spain, GNU/LinEx
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This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. Jose Luis Redrejo Rodriqguez is pretty typical of the geniuses in the free open source software community: They often understate the importance of their contributions, and they also often make jokes about their work. Jose calls himself the "father" of GNU/LinEx, and then added in one interview, well, maybe I am the mother. It didn't mean anything, it was just funny. But Jose's...
Topics: Jose Luis Redrejo Rodriguez, Redrejo, Jose Luis (Rodriguez), Extremadura, Spain, GNU/LinEx
This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. This series of segments features Andago CEO Rafael Garcia Leiva. Rafael has had an extraordinary impact on the advancement of Free Open Source Software in Spain. His company, Andago, has worked closely with the governments of several Spanish regions, such as the Region of Extremadura, which has become a global leader in advancing Free Open Source Softwre. In these segments, Rafael tells the...
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This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. Jose Luis Redrejo Rodriqguez is pretty typical of the geniuses in the free open source software community: They often understate the importance of their contributions, and they also often make jokes about their work. Jose calls himself the "father" of GNU/LinEx, and then added in one interview, well, maybe I am the mother. It didn't mean anything, it was just funny. But Jose's...
Topics: Jose Luis Redrejo Rodriguez, Redrejo, Jose Luis Rodriguez, Extremadura, Spain, GNU/LinEx
This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. This series of segments features Andago CEO Rafael Garcia Leiva. Rafael has had an extraordinary impact on the advancement of Free Open Source Software in Spain. His company, Andago, has worked closely with the governments of several Spanish regions, such as the Region of Extremadura, which has become a global leader in advancing Free Open Source Softwre. In these segments, Rafael tells the...
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This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. Thanks to Thomas King, a writer for Linux.com and LXer, for doing the rough editing for this series of interview segments! This series of 15 video segments features Jon Maddog Hall, who has long been instrumental in guiding and promoting the development of Free Open Source Software, and in particular the operating system called GNU-Linux, sometimes called Linux for short. Among other things,...
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This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. Thanks to Thomas King, a writer for Linux.com and LXer, for doing the rough editing for this series of interview segments! This series of 8 video segments features b-roll images and sound of the art reclamation project at School Park in Santo Andre, a mostly industrial city adjacent to Sao Paulo, Brazil. As will be learned from the tour associated with this b-roll, the purpose of this art...
Topics: Children And Open Source, Old Hardware & Open Source, School Park, Santo Andre, Santo Andre,...
This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. Thanks to Thomas King, a writer for Linux.com and LXer, for doing the rough editing for this series of interview segments! Microsoft is a fascinating company. Even its staunchest critics have respect for it the same way that they might respect the power of a massive hurricane. Microsoft is simply a force of nature. Which is part of the fascination of the Digital Tipping Point film, because...
Topics: Victor Stone, Stone, Victor, Microsoft And Closed Licenses, Lockdown, Practical Advantages in...