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CodeDoor: get a job based on your contributions to open source
One night, after reading the Who’s Hiring Freelance thread on HackerNews, I decided there had to be a more efficient way to match programmers with freelance jobs. While sites like oDesk and eLance are general-purpose marketplaces for freelance workers, they seem to have more of an emphasis on price... Read more
8 comments Posted 3 Dec 2013 by Ronnie Cheng Feed
open source giving
Giving Tuesday offers a reprieve from the shopping frenzy of Black Friday and Cyber Monday (so named for the huge discounts and bizarre store hours offered to consumers in preparation for holiday giving). From the wiki, #GivingTuesday™ is:
9 comments Posted 3 Dec 2013 by Opensource.com (Red Hat) Feed
open source giving
Giving Tuesday offers a reprieve from the shopping frenzy of Black Friday and Cyber Monday (so named for the huge discounts and bizarre store hours offered to consumers in preparation for holiday giving). From the wiki, #GivingTuesday™ is:
9 comments Posted 3 Dec 2013 by Opensource.com (Red Hat) Feed
open source news and highlights
Open source news for your reading pleasure. November 17 - 22, 2013 We scoured the web for some of this week's most interesting open source-related news stories so you don't have to. Here's what we found:
0 comments Posted 29 Nov 2013 by Ginny Skalski (Red Hat) Feed
open source technology
In 2001 and 2002, I managed Macintosh computers in the Arlington, Virginia public school system. As I was setting up these fast iMac G3 computers, I wondered if and when they would become obsolete. More than ten years later, it turns out they can still be used thanks to the open source TenFourFox... Read more
0 comments Posted 27 Nov 2013 by Phil Shapiro Feed
thank you the open source way
A simple thank you goes a long way. That's why I would like to thank you, our readers and contributors, for making Opensource.com a vibrant community. We have experienced tremendous growth over the last year and much of that is because of you. Now, I'd like to challenge you to help us pay it... Read more
1 comment Posted 27 Nov 2013 by Jason Hibbets (Red Hat) Feed
video collaboration tips
"We should make a video." In this YouTube age, chances are you’ve said this before, or you’ve been around when a co-worker suggested it. Videos can be a solid way to explain a concept or showcase something in a way that words just can’t quite convey. But creating a video from scratch can also be a... Read more
0 comments Posted 26 Nov 2013 by Ginny Skalski (Red Hat) Feed
Python in the enterprise
This is a summary of Jessica McKellar's talk about Python in the Enterprise at the All Things Open conference this year. She is on the Board of Directors for the Python Software Foundation and an active leader of the Boston Python User Group. Python, the programming language, is an open source,... Read more
1 comment Posted 26 Nov 2013 by Jen Wike Huger (Red Hat) Feed
get offline
We're at a particularly interesting time in technology, the Internet, the open source movements, and what accessibility means. We get the ability to be a lot of different people that were not possible before: web designer, cloud architect, open source project manager, open source developer, and... Read more
4 comments Posted 25 Nov 2013 by Amye Scavarda Feed
open source news and highlights
Open source news for your reading pleasure. November 17 - 22, 2013 We scoured the web for some of this week's most interesting open source-related news stories so you don't have to. Here's what we found:
2 comments Posted 22 Nov 2013 by Ginny Skalski (Red Hat) Feed

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