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    Issue #3: The Critical Power of Free Software image

    Issue 3: July 2013

    Table of Contents

    Editorial Notes

    An Introduction to “The Critical Power of Free Software: from Intellectual Property to Epistemologies?”

    The issue explores the ability of FLOSS to constitute an epistemological and material critique of contemporary societies.

    by Maurizio Teli and Vincenzo D’Andrea html

    peer reviewed papers

    P2P Search as an Alternative to Google: Recapturing Network Value through Decentralized Search 

    by Tyler Handley html

    Free Software and the Law. Out of the Frying Pan and into the Fire: How Shaking up Intellectual Property Suits Competition Just Fine

    by Angela Daly html

    The Ethic of the Code: An Ethnography of a ‘Humanitarian Hacking’ Community

    by Douglas Haywood html

    From Free Software to Artisan Science

    by Dan McQuillan html

    Free Software Trajectories: From Organized Publics to Formal Social Enterprises?

    by Morgan Currie, Christopher Kelty, and Luis Felipe Rosado Murillo, University of California, Los Angeles html


    There Is No Free Software.

    by Christopher Kelty html

    Desired Becomings

    by Katja Mayer and Judith Simon html

    An Envisioning of Free Software’s Potential as a Form of Cultural, Practical, and Material Critique: A New Perspective on the Implications of FS Peer Production for Social Change?

    by David Hakken html