Homepage Relaunch

Wir haben einen neuen Webauftritt auf Dieser hier dient zu Archivzwecken und bildet die Aktivitäten bei fairkom 2015-2018 ab.

Noch frühere Archiv-Seiten sind (Periode 2012-2015, tw ausgeblendet)

Open Source Ball am 9.11.2018

Der Event für alle Freundinnen und Freunde von Open Source, Open Data, Commons und co.

Wir sehen uns beim OPEN SOURCE BALL 2018 im Anschluss an die AWARD Verleihung am 9. November 2018 um 18:00 im Palais Wertheim, Canovagasse 1-5, 1010 Wien!


18:30: Einlass

19:00: Welcome 

19:05: Keynote Max Schrems

fairchat in the media

With our messanger service fairchat, fairkom has been nearly hugged-to-death by media talking about fairchat. We only gave some press material to local magazines, but many radio stations and print magazines created a story. Well, servers remained stable when thousands of new fairlogin users registered. But they caused a lot of support requests which we bearly can handle with our small team.  Meanwhile we have streamlined the onboardig process and launched two new versions of the fairchat App.

Creative Commons Policy Roundup

In a new year's newsletter CC is highlighting aspects of what needs to be done on the political stage. Here is an excerpt with links of the sources. The CC Austria team will be looking forward to continue pushing such issues on a national level also in 2018. 


Seven ways to save the EU copyright reform effort in 2018

Identity federation workshop at TIIME conference

Interested in the topic of identity federation? Your NGO could run its own identity server and federate with fairlogin and other NGOs. This way we can build an ecosystem of distributed identity servers, independent of facebook or twitter accounts. There is a specialised workshop on 5-6 February in Vienna - please register until 15 Dec for gratis entrance. Also the other parts of the conference are worth looking at and low priced. upgrade

Writing text together: is the choice for many for meeting minutes, task lists, guest lists and idea creation. "During the summercamp the joint editing tool has been heavily used to plan cooperative work areas and develop them to the next level" says Chris, who is an active contributor to the movement and had hosted the summercamp in the Decentrale community house at Mont Soleil in the swiss alps.