Life

I presented “Creating online community the open source way” at the Triangle Drupal Users Group (TriDUG) on the evening of Thursday, July 22 and thought it would be a good idea to share with a broader audience. For this post, I'll use the opensource.com online community as my case study. Opensource.... Read more
7 comments Posted 28 Jul 2010 by Jason Hibbets (Red Hat) Feed
August 9, the Monday night before LinuxCon, let's get together. How's ice cream sound? LinuxCon is happening at the Renaissance Boston Waterfront Hotel. Right across the street, there's an outdoor Ben and Jerry's cafe.* We'll meet there. How's 6:30? I'll see you then. And if you're not attending... Read more
0 comments Posted 27 Jul 2010 by Ruth Suehle (Red Hat) Feed
Tell us what the missed opportunities are, that could be improved, based on your vote.
6 comments Posted 27 Jul 2010 by Jason Hibbets (Red Hat) Feed
Tell us what the missed opportunities are, that could be improved, based on your vote.
6 comments Posted 27 Jul 2010 by Jason Hibbets (Red Hat) Feed
We got a chance to send a few questions to Jim Zemlin, executive director of the Linux Foundation. We wanted to explore open source principles like transparency, community, and collaboration in his world.  And we got a chance to ask him about the Open Source World Summit in China--and why both... Read more
0 comments Posted 26 Jul 2010 by Jason Hibbets (Red Hat) Feed
Building a community is core to all open source projects. In fact, an open source project that lacks a community is likely missing the point of being open source. So what happens when your open project is designed to create communities?
1 comment Posted 21 Jul 2010 by Travis Kepley (Red Hat) Feed
If the news hasn't reached you, the world's going to end in about six months. Hug your children, get your affairs in order. Well, scratch the affairs. Nobody's going to be around to care.
11 comments Posted 14 Jul 2010 by Ruth Suehle (Red Hat) Feed
Here on the Life channel, we've realized there are a lot of stories about everyday life that are using open source principles—collaboration, participation, sharing, transparency—what we call the open source way. But we can't find them all. And we certainly can't tell them all. That's where you come... Read more
0 comments Posted 14 Jul 2010 by Jason Hibbets (Red Hat) Feed
This story was written and originally posted by Kaitlin Mara at Intellectual Property Watch. Copyright is critical to the survival of the music industry and its creators, but lack of respect for copyright is not why artists are struggling to make ends meet, argued a recent panel of media lawyers... Read more
1 comment Posted 12 Jul 2010 by Ruth Suehle (Red Hat) Feed
I see the current stock media situation as a dried-up well. It has some great work and a lot of junk being sold, abused, stolen, and recycled, roundup after roundup.
0 comments Posted 9 Jul 2010 by Harrison Weber Feed

Pages