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Clay Shirky webcast
Clay Shirky, known for his books Cognitive Surplus and Here Comes Everybody, studies the effects of the Internet on society and economics, and he wants you to think about how you spend your free time. Are you contributing to the trillions of hours of television passively consumed each year? Or are... Read more
2 comments Posted 6 Oct 2011 by Ruth Suehle (Red Hat) Feed
If collaboration is so great, why is it so difficult?
Collaboration is effective. Human survival depends on it, and great human achievements stand in testament. But anyone who has sat on a committee, organized a community, or led an open source software community knows it can be very difficult.
3 comments Posted 4 Oct 2011 by Colin Dodd (Red Hat) Feed
If collaboration is so great, why is it so difficult?
Collaboration is effective. Human survival depends on it, and great human achievements stand in testament. But anyone who has sat on a committee, organized a community, or led an open source software community knows it can be very difficult.
3 comments Posted 4 Oct 2011 by Colin Dodd (Red Hat) Feed
Success in the second year of the Open Hardware Summit
The Open Hardware Summit (OHS), now in its second year, brings together folks from all different backgrounds and truly represents a melting pot of those with interests in the open hardware (open source designs, firmware, software, process) movement. In fact, I’d argue that the open hardware... Read more
0 comments Posted 28 Sep 2011 by Jon Masters (Red Hat) Feed
Poll: Who should pay for free wifi?
In a previous poll, we asked if you thought every major city or airport should have free wifi. The results are mixed, but in favor of some
4 comments Posted 27 Sep 2011 by Jason Hibbets (Red Hat) Feed
Poll: Who should pay for free wifi?
In a previous poll, we asked if you thought every major city or airport should have free wifi. The results are mixed, but in favor of some
4 comments Posted 27 Sep 2011 by Jason Hibbets (Red Hat) Feed
This afternoon, First Lady Michelle Obama spoke at a White House event about the importance of supporting and retaining women and girls in STEM careers.  “If we’re going to out-innovate and out-educate the rest of the world, we’ve got to open doors for everyone,” said Obama.  “We need all hands on... Read more
0 comments Posted 26 Sep 2011 by Ruth Suehle (Red Hat) Feed
SPARKcon: Organizing creative thinkers with open source
How do you celebrate the creativity of your community without falling into a rigid planning process? You open source it. By tapping into individuals' passions, their willingness to collaborate, and creating a culture of transparency, you can light a spark that will inspire unpredictable--yet... Read more
1 comment Posted 12 Sep 2011 by Jason Hibbets (Red Hat) Feed
Open wifi
Whether you travel often or just occasionally, paying for wireless is something many of us face. Whether it's at airports or hotels, many people opt to use a free network first. Some cities and airports are starting to provide free wireless to the public. Is this a new trend? Are the days of paying... Read more
4 comments Posted 6 Sep 2011 by Jason Hibbets (Red Hat) Feed
Open wifi
Whether you travel often or just occasionally, paying for wireless is something many of us face. Whether it's at airports or hotels, many people opt to use a free network first. Some cities and airports are starting to provide free wireless to the public. Is this a new trend? Are the days of paying... Read more
4 comments Posted 6 Sep 2011 by Jason Hibbets (Red Hat) Feed

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