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Download the free All Things Open interview series eBook Jason Hibbets wears many hats. One is red—he's a project manager for the open source leader, Red Hat. And, the rest are for newly defined roles in open source—including local government open source advocate and contributor. But, one of the... Read more
0 comments Posted 18 Oct 2013 by Jen Wike Huger (Red Hat) Feed
passionate about open source
Download the free All Things Open interview series eBook Angie Byron is an advocate for Drupal. Commonly known online as webchick, she is a Drupal core co-maintainer. She has her finger on the pulse of the community, helping to manage over 1,600 contributors from all over the world. In this... Read more
0 comments Posted 17 Oct 2013 by Jason Hibbets (Red Hat) Feed
open source in vehicles
If you’re a Linux fan and a car enthusiast, then you might be a little jealous of Rudolf Streif’s job. As the director of embedded solutions for The Linux Foundation, Streif is in charge of helping to foster the adoption of Linux and open source in the automotive industry.
0 comments Posted 16 Oct 2013 by Ginny Skalski (Red Hat) Feed
diversity in open source
Download the free All Things Open interview series eBook Jessica McKellar is an entrepreneur, software engineer, and open source developer. She helps organize the Boston Python user group and plays a big role in diversity outreach by introducing and welcoming more beginners and women.... Read more
0 comments Posted 15 Oct 2013 by Lynn Root Feed
Twitter contest
Regular readers of Opensource.com have probably noticed our recent interviews with some of the speakers of the upcoming All Things Open conference later this month in Raleigh, NC. We've had a ball interviewing some of the top developers, technologists, and decision makers in the open source space,... Read more
0 comments Posted 14 Oct 2013 by Opensource.com (Red Hat) Feed
 Open Well-Tempered Clavier Bach to Bach
Serendipity was once described to me as looking for a needle in the haystack and finding the farmer's daughter. In the case of the Open Well-Tempered Clavier, it was rather trying to make an open source version of Bach's music and finding out that blind musicians face a critical shortage in the... Read more
3 comments Posted 14 Oct 2013 by Robert Douglass Feed
open source news and highlights
Open source news this week: October 7 - October 11, 2013 What other open source-related news stories did you read about this week? Share them with us in the comments section. Follow us on Twitter where we share these stories in real time.
0 comments Posted 11 Oct 2013 by Ginny Skalski (Red Hat) Feed
compete or collaborate?
A recent study funded by the European Commission and undertaken by analysts at Science-Metrix, a Montreal-based company that assesses science and technology organizations, has concluded that half of all published academic papers become freely available in no more than two years. According to the... Read more
1 comment Posted 7 Oct 2013 by Devon Hanel Feed
open source news and highlights
Open source news this week: September 30 - October 4, 2013 What other open source-related news stories did you read about this week? Share them with us in the comments section. Follow us on Twitter where we share these stories in real time.
3 comments Posted 4 Oct 2013 by Ginny Skalski (Red Hat) Feed
open source image placeholder
Image placeholder services are useful tools for web app developers. They serve the singular purpose of marking the location of a future image within a design or layout. Spaces that will eventually be filled with production images can be worked around while the artists or photographers prepare the... Read more
0 comments Posted 3 Oct 2013 by Tim Boisvert Feed

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