Life

The comments here and elsewhere to my post about iPad alternatives have been mixed. No surprise. There will always be Apple defenders and open source defenders. Still, I'd like to take a minute to talk a little more about the topic, address where the majority of the comments fell, and discuss a few... Read more
17 comments Posted 20 Apr 2010 by Ruth Suehle (Red Hat) Feed
Do the cultures of proprietary companies impede innovation? Do open source companies need a different sort of leadership? I've got my theories, but I don't have much to compare it to from my own experiences. I've been at Red Hat, a very open culture, for seven years and did a two-year tour at... Read more
1 comment Posted 11 Apr 2010 by Jason Hibbets (Red Hat) Feed
While researching for my article Open Music: Is It Viable, I ran across several worthwhile sites that were great resources, but not quite what I needed for talking about an open music model. However, they certainly deserve attention for the good they are doing in the music/entertainment community.... Read more
0 comments Posted 7 Apr 2010 by Travis Kepley (Red Hat) Feed
Interest in iPad app development is waning, and the device just got here. Maybe that means it's time to explore more open options. Here are five.
27 comments Posted 4 Apr 2010 by Ruth Suehle (Red Hat) Feed
Interest in iPad app development is waning, and the device just got here. Maybe that means it's time to explore more open options. Here are five.
27 comments Posted 4 Apr 2010 by Ruth Suehle (Red Hat) Feed
I posted an article not too long ago about some folks we met at the Open Video Conference last year and Brian Palmer is another great speaker that we got to witness. Brian is the Digital Channel Manager for Earth-Touch, a wildlife documentary company based out of London and South Africa. There's... Read more
2 comments Posted 31 Mar 2010 by Colby Hoke (Red Hat) Feed
Your old phone could make a big difference to a health worker in Africa. IntraHealth International, a public health nonprofit, is launching a partnership with Hope Phones and FrontlineSMS:Medic to provide mobile phones to African health workers who offer maternal and child health services,... Read more
2 comments Posted 26 Mar 2010 by Heather LaGarde Feed
Where does open design and sustainability meet Tide? The open washing machine project.
0 comments Posted 24 Mar 2010 by Jason Hibbets (Red Hat) Feed
This year on March 31, along with more than 200 groups in 60 countries, we will observe the third Document Freedom Day. This grassroots effort aims to educate the public about the importance of open formats and open standards. We've entered a time in which we store far more digitally than we do on... Read more
3 comments Posted 23 Mar 2010 by Ruth Suehle (Red Hat) Feed
Greetings from the Open Source Business Conference (OSBC), held in San Francisco, CA this week. There's a lot of talk about open source, but not a lot of talk about the open source way. So it's time to tell you about the stories you haven't heard from the conference yet. The stories about the... Read more
1 comment Posted 19 Mar 2010 by Jason Hibbets (Red Hat) Feed

Pages