open source software

My journey from bench scientist to open science software developer and how I develop better tools for open, reproducible scientific research.
2 comments Posted 7 Aug 2014 by Marcus D. Hanwell Feed
In this interview with Pia Mancini, I investigate the technologies and background of DemocracyOS, a platform for open government.
2 comments Posted 7 Aug 2014 by Scott Nesbitt Feed
An open source project’s website is the main gateway for potential users and contributors to learn about your project, and it assists existing community members to contribute to the project. But it has to do it right.  Does your website clearly present your project, its goals and status, and assist... Read more
0 comments Posted 6 Aug 2014 by Alissa Bonas (Red Hat) Feed
Ross Mounce is a postdoctoral researcher at the University of Bath studying the use of fossils in phylogeny and phyloinformatics, completing his PhD at the University of Bath last year. Ross was one of the first Panton Fellows and is an active member of the Open Knowledge Foundation, particularly... Read more
0 comments Posted 4 Aug 2014 by Marcus D. Hanwell Feed
Just a week after my first day at Red Hat, my friends were convinced that I had been brainwashed by open source culture.
0 comments Posted 31 Jul 2014 by Derek Brown Feed
Open source tools give journalism organizations and journalists on a limited budget the ability to get the information that they need.
4 comments Posted 29 Jul 2014 by Scott Nesbitt Feed
The power to learn, the freedom to change, and the push for innovation. What is there not to love about open source software? The world of open source consists of a passionate community of individuals hacking away in their dens, all with the same vision for the future of programming: openness and... Read more
1 comment Posted 28 Jul 2014 by Levi Bostian Feed
Benetech takes up the social cause of creating technology for good. CEO Jim Fruchterman tells me what he's learned by doing business in the open and how the company first stumbled into open source.
4 comments Posted 24 Jul 2014 by Jen Wike Huger (Red Hat) Feed
OSCON main stage 2014
We're back with keynote coverage on Day 2 of OSCON 2014! This comes to you (live stream) from Portland at the Oregon Convention Center.
0 comments Posted 23 Jul 2014 by Opensource.com (Red Hat) Feed
Our own Jason Hibbets and Jen Wike are live blogging from OSCON 2014! This year's O'Reilly Open Source Conference already has all of the exciting vibes and makings of a great event.
0 comments Posted 22 Jul 2014 by Opensource.com (Red Hat) Feed

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