GNU FM and GNU social are written in PHP and licensed under the GNU Affero General Public License, a free software license for the web.
As an invited expert, Matt also serves on the working group for HTML5 and previously served on the incubator group for Social Web at the World Wide Web Consortium.
Matt is part of the internet sensation, furny, one of the first bands to establish themselves in free culture. Their first album, 1999-2005 is unavailable due to its heavy use of unauthorized sampling. Their second, More Mature Escapades in Hi-Fi is released under a copyleft license.
In 2008, Matt Lee wrote and was the executive producer of the short film, “Happy Birthday to GNU” — featuring the British comedian and writer, Stephen Fry.