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Forget about rock star developers. We need more Willie Nelsons. Learn why in this list of eight ways developers should be like Willie Nelson.
12 comments Posted 6 May 2015 by Rikki Endsley (Red Hat) Feed
Linux accessibility is good, but could be much better. Learn about many of the free accessibility tools Linux and open source solutions offer, and find out about the areas that need improvement.
14 comments Posted 4 May 2015 by Kendell Clark Feed
Pierre-Yves Chibon reports from PyCon 2015 Language Summit and conference.
1 comment Posted 28 Apr 2015 by Pierre-Yves Chibon (Red Hat) Feed
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In this interview, Women Who Code's Erica Stanley talks about the importance of mentoring and diversity in her career, and why it should be important to the everyone going forward. She also touches on how the Internet of Things (IoT) is developing and evolving, and gives a sneak peek of her talk at... Read more
0 comments Posted 3 Apr 2015 by Don Watkins Feed
In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at new leadership at Docker, Microsoft acquires Revolution Analytics, the Ghost security hole, and more! Open source news roundup for January 24 - 30, 2015.
0 comments Posted 30 Jan 2015 by Robin Muilwijk Feed
Catherine Dumas is a PhD student in the College of Computing and Information (CCI) at the University at Albany at the State University of New York (SUNY). She teaches two undergraduate courses, one in the Computer Science department and one in the Informatics Department. Aside from her PhD work and... Read more
1 comment Posted 27 Jan 2014 by Luis Ibanez Feed
Have a code of conduct at your tech conference
One of the best emails to get before a conference you're psyched to attend is the one that outlines all the final details. It links to the final speakers' schedule, reminds you of important things like where to park and when to check-in, and of course, that email tells you about the fun parties.... Read more
24 comments Posted 20 Nov 2013 by Ginny Skalski (Red Hat) Feed
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Open source research often paints the community as a homogeneous landscape. I have collected stories from open source contributors to begin constructing a new narrative of diverse experience. These contributors are 20 women and men, living in seven countries.
5 comments Posted 11 Aug 2011 by Sarah Riggs Feed
On opensource.com, we talk a lot about collaboration without talking about a key ingredient for getting the maximum benefit from it: diversity. Without diversity within a collaborative group, the result is a larger quantity of the same thinking rather than the sort of dynamic interaction that... Read more
2 comments Posted 12 Mar 2011 by Ruth Suehle (Red Hat) Feed
Earlier this year, Red Hat launched opensource.com as a way to shine a light on the places where the open source way is multiplying ideas and effort beyond technology. The open source way is more than a development model; it defines the characteristics of a culture. Openness. Transparency.... Read more
0 comments Posted 9 Jun 2010 by Ruth Suehle (Red Hat) Feed