Openwashing is when a company undertakes egregious marketing and promotion schemes that exaggerate their participation in / contributions to / licensing of open source software. How can you be sure you are aware and not affected?
From the Apache Quill series: A lightning talk recap about how the Apache Foundation has always done things a certain way at ApacheCon Budapest by Rich Bowen.
All operating systems have a philosophy. And, the philosophy of an operating system matters. What is the Linux philosophy and how does it affect the community? How has it changed software development for the ages?
The Opensource.com weekly look at what is happening in the OpenStack community and the open source cloud at large.
UPDATE: The contest has closed and we are in the process of notifing our winner and shipping their gift. Opensource.com is pleased to announce that we are giving away a LulzBot TAZ 4 3D Printer as part of our 2014 open source gift guide.
Brewing beer is a notoriously secretive business. But the Tin Whiskers Brewing Company is trying to buck the trend by going open source.
Open source projects are ecosystems and need more than code to be successful, here are eight ways to participate in an open source project.
Rikki Endsley gives a crash course on how to manage social media for open source projects.
In the world of geospatial technology, closed source solutions have been the norm for decades. But the tides are slowly turning as open source GIS software is gaining increasing prominence. Paul Ramsey, senior strategist at the open source company Boundless, is one of the people trying to change... Read more
Jen Wike Huger, Content Manager for Opensource.com, presents on how the Opensource.com team, the Community Moderators, and other contributors are building a premier storytelling platform for the open source community.