Ubuntu Users: Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is

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http://techcrunch.com – The Ubuntu Linux distribution has always been free. It’s also always welcomed donations from users. Historically, though, the donation page hasn’t been featured prominently on the Ubuntu website. As of yesterday, users who download Ubuntu are now invited to donate to Ubuntu. It’s important to note two things. First, donations are completely voluntary. Ubuntu is still free to download and use. There is no obligation to donate anything. Second, anyone who donates gets to choose where they want their money to go. Some folks have decried this move by Ubuntu, calling it a move tow (IT news)