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RSS reader
The recently announced end-of-life for Google Reader has brought about many articles in the press listing replacements. Unfortunately, many of the replacements suffer from several deficiencies:
39 comments Posted 19 Mar 2013 by George Feed
RSS reader
The recently announced end-of-life for Google Reader has brought about many articles in the press listing replacements. Unfortunately, many of the replacements suffer from several deficiencies:
39 comments Posted 19 Mar 2013 by George Feed
SXSW
If you need evidence of the spread of interest in open source, look to the history of SXSW Interactive schedules. Just between this year and last, the number of talks tagged with "open source" grew from 17 to 26, and that doesn't include the growth in relevant book readings, meetups, sponsors, and... Read more
2 comments Posted 18 Mar 2013 by Ruth Suehle (Red Hat) Feed
Wikisprint
The true potential of collaborative initiatives around the world is yet to be known. However, a sneak preview will take place on March 20, when hundreds of communities, networks, and institutions from widely diverse backgrounds and hailing from over 20 countries get together and take part in a... Read more
0 comments Posted 16 Mar 2013 by Emilio Velis Feed
GIMP Magazine issue 3
If you're interested in getting started with GIMP (GNU Image Manipulation Program), an open source alternative to Photoshop, then check out the latest issue of GIMP Magazine. The visuals are stunning. You can take a deep dive into motion photography and learn about filter options. The focus of this... Read more
1 comment Posted 15 Mar 2013 by Jason Hibbets (Red Hat) Feed
bees network
The United Nations Education, Science and Culture Organization headquarters in Paris recently hosted the launch of IMAGINARY, a new platform for collaborative mathematics and maths art, or open mathematics. The launch was part of the Mathematics of Planet Earth Day and the opening of the first... Read more
0 comments Posted 14 Mar 2013 by Jen Wike (Red Hat) Feed
open source why
Pete Herzog began an article he wrote for opensource.com last year about Hacker Highschool by saying: It might sound strange, but every industry and profession could benefit from an employee as creative, resourceful, and motivated as a hacker.  You see, Pete is not only motivated by what open... Read more
2 comments Posted 6 Mar 2013 by Jen Wike (Red Hat) Feed
David Mason (@dcm) and Heather LaGarde (@heatherlagarde) were interested in expressing open source in other ways and wanted to help spread mobile and open technologies across developing worlds at IntraHealth. They combined these two goals by remixing a song.
0 comments Posted 6 Mar 2013 by Heather LaGarde Feed
fortune cookie
The Obama administration recently responded to a petition asking the government to "require free access over the Internet to scientific journal articles arising from taxpayer-funded research." I first heard about the petition on Google+, and am very proud to be signature #52. Back then 25,000... Read more
0 comments Posted 5 Mar 2013 by Marcus D. Hanwell Feed
paper planes
Email. The communication tool we love to hate. Personally, I'm trying to reduce the amount of email I get. I've switched most of my mailing lists to digest. And #noemail is an option I can only dream of at this point. I remember the first email client I used,
34 comments Posted 1 Mar 2013 by Jason Hibbets (Red Hat) Feed

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