With the Ubuntu phone, Canonical is are stirring the pot in a heavily entrenched market and having the confidence to propose something new, something that fits into a bigger convergence story, and something that is entirely free and open source.
Mensa provides a robust and efficient solution to a class of pattern matching problems. Specifically, Mensa makes it easy to find any or all occurrences of any keywords within a source text. For example, finding all references to named characters (the keywords) in a novel (the source text).
Interested in keeping track of what's happening in the open source cloud? Opensource.com is your source for what's happening right now in OpenStack, the open source cloud infrastructure project.
Trying to learn more about what OpenStack, the open source cloud infrastructure project, might have to offer? Need some help figuring something out, or inspiration for a new approach to try? We're here to help. We have gathered some of the best how-tos, guides, tutorials, and tips published over... Read more
Open source scares people. And tossing them into the deep end usually doesn’t help dampen that fear. Instead, we need to help ease people into using open source. Scott Nesbitt, technology coach and writer, shares some advice to help you do that.
Gamification of your software tool can increase user engagement, help accomplish tasks, and provide behavorial data. Save it from the brink with these open source tools.
Learn from CEO Ken Rugg how Tesora was able to successfully reinvent their business model by switching their focus to open source and becoming the primary contributor to Trove, the database-as-a-service project for OpenStack.
Ushahidi is a global organization that empowers people to make a serious impact with open source technologies, cross-sector partnerships, and ground-breaking ventures. They are thinking about what it means to balance the potential social good of wider dataset release with the potential risks that... Read more
Is DevOps fundamentally about changing culture in an IT organization? That seemingly simple question is sometimes a topic of heated debate, even though, if one dig into the details, it’s more a debate about how to think about transformation rather than a debate about the end state.
Why the nine major tenets to the Linux philosophy are relevant today.