FOSS is not "winning". Large corporations "win" by taking over it, taking complete control over the "Open Source" brand and using that to advance agenda antithetical to #freesw
OSI now partly run by #microsoft
Let. That. Sink. In.
Forget about #redhat and #ibm for a second (with their #nsa ties). Want to see blatant ties? Like former NSA staff and literal NSA projects? Look at #hortonworks and #cloudera (calling themselves "open").
I find it difficult, after almost 15 years, to delete RSS feeds about #swpats and #patents in general. I want to focus more on GNU/Linux because it's critically besieged by #GAFAM and #socialcontrolmedia giants (imperial). nsa is all over #freesw turf.
The latest 'trendy' loophole or cheat is passing off algorithms as "medical"; corrupt #epo calls it "medtech" and the patent extremists across the pond call it "SaMD" https://www.patentdocs.org/2019/04/webinar-on-protecting-software-as-a-medical-device.html