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Opensource.com has added a new feature for listing open source events, and because we like to think big, our goal is to be the premier listing. Are you planning, hosting, speaking at, or going to an open source conference in 2013? Submit it to the calendar. Are you part of a user group (i.e. a... Read more
0 comments Posted 4 Feb 2013 by Jason Hibbets (Red Hat) Feed
Community building the open source way
The opensource.com team is happy to announce the addition of four new community moderators to our team. You've probably read some of their articles on the site. And because they are so passionate about doing things the open source way and sharing their stories, we've upgraded their open source... Read more
3 comments Posted 1 Feb 2013 by Jason Hibbets (Red Hat) Feed
Call for speakers
Join us as we celebrate innovation in technology at New York City's open source conference: NYC Open Tech Conference. It will bring together members of the community across a variety of disciplines to learn and exchange ideas, where we hope to explore the connection between open source and the... Read more
0 comments Posted 31 Jan 2013 by Meghan Gill Feed
paper planes
When responding to an email do you post your response at the top or the bottom of the email? And some other food for thought...
12 comments Posted 30 Jan 2013 by Jen Wike (Red Hat) Feed
paper planes
When responding to an email do you post your response at the top or the bottom of the email? And some other food for thought...
12 comments Posted 30 Jan 2013 by Jen Wike (Red Hat) Feed
open here
My experience tells me there are a lot of people interested in trying open source, but they don't know where to start. And the perception that you have to write code to contribute to is a barrier to that curiosity. So, I've outlined 10 ways that anyone can get started with open source—no code... Read more
8 comments Posted 29 Jan 2013 by Jason Hibbets (Red Hat) Feed
Three years ago today we flipped the switch on at opensource.com. Technically, we removed the htaccess file to allow anyone to access the site. Since that point, we've been steadily providing stories that highlight how open source is having a positive impact on the world and building a community... Read more
4 comments Posted 25 Jan 2013 by Jason Hibbets (Red Hat) Feed
annual reader survey
Each year we invite our readers to share their thoughts with us about opensource.com in our annual reader survey. This is our fourth year offering the survey and we encourage you to help us better understand what works, what doesn't, what you would like to see more of, and how we can continue to... Read more
0 comments Posted 25 Jan 2013 by Jen Wike (Red Hat) Feed
game on teamwork
Inspired by Forbidden Island, [d0x3d!] is a board game designed for informal security education and released under an open source license. This is an incredibly fun game and invaluable teaching tool that proactively teaches network integrity and the security of information. It requires only a small... Read more
4 comments Posted 25 Jan 2013 by Davis Miller (Red Hat) Feed
open source in the stars
Many big issues developed in open source in 2012. We highlighted the top articles on opensource.com in these areas:
0 comments Posted 23 Jan 2013 by Jen Wike (Red Hat) Feed

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