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Become an Open Source Initiative member today
The Open Source Initiative is launching their first-ever Individual Membership Drive. The mission of the OSI is to protect and promote open source through software licensing work and community building.
2 comments Posted 17 Feb 2015 by Patrick Masson Feed
Beginners to Open Source theme: Hello World on bread
When it comes to getting involved with open source, everyone has their own story. As our Beginners to Open Source series gets into full swing, we want you to share yours.
15 comments Posted 17 Feb 2015 by Opensource.com (Red Hat) Feed
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From Google to The White House, everyone is on GitHub and it can be argued that if you're not, your open source project pretty much doesn't exist. Find out more about the popular Git repository hosting service, including some of its best features.
12 comments Posted 16 Feb 2015 by Aleksandar Todorović Feed
Open source and Linux games roundup blue swirl graphic
Hello, open gaming fans! In this week's edition, we take a look at Steamworks SDK by Valve, mapping Twitch with Gephi, Open Source Virtual Reality, and more. Open source and Linux games roundup: week of February 7 - 14, 2015.
5 comments Posted 14 Feb 2015 by Robin Muilwijk Feed
Purple and gold tropy tower for Top 5 article
Welcome to Opensource.com's Weekly Top 5! This week we talk about Human Hacking at SCALE 13X, the open hardware phenomenon, DevOps culture, reducing smartphone waste, and the new Ubuntu phone. Plus, we've got a new column on the site!
0 comments Posted 13 Feb 2015 by Jen Wike Huger (Red Hat) Feed
In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at the the new Ubuntu smartphone, Tower drone flight control app, farmers get open source, and more! February 7 - 13, 2015
0 comments Posted 13 Feb 2015 by Robin Muilwijk Feed
Beginners to Open Source, code background
Next week, Opensource.com will begin publishing a series on Beginners to Open Source. This collection of articles will live as a resource that anyone can access anytime to learn more about what it's like to get started in open source, in any position and for any type of open source project.
2 comments Posted 13 Feb 2015 by Jen Wike Huger (Red Hat) Feed
An update of what is going on with the open source agenda at NASA, and how The Apache Foundation fits in.
2 comments Posted 12 Feb 2015 by Lewis John McGibbney Feed
Robyn is an Operations Advocate for Elasticsearch, an end-to-end search and analytics platform. In this interview, she answers my questions about her role as part community manager, part developer advocate at this acclerating open source company. But, what is it exactly? Bascially, Elasticsearch is... Read more
2 comments Posted 12 Feb 2015 by Jen Wike Huger (Red Hat) Feed
The South California Linux Expo (SCALE) is an annual event aiming to provide educational opportunities on the topic of open source software. This is SCALE13X, and prior to the event I caught up with one of the speakers, Emily Durham, who will give a talk called Human Hacking.
2 comments Posted 12 Feb 2015 by Nitish Tiwari Feed

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