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What's so special about Google Summer of Code?

Google Summer of Code celebrated it's 10th year last year, so if you haven't heard of it, maybe you live under a rock? In this interview with program...Read more

ScrollBack, a refreshing new community management tool

ScrollBack is a new, open source community management tool that aspires to offer the extensive reach of social media, the engagement and archival...Read more

A case for predictable databases

Barzan Mozafari, Assistant Professor of Computer Science and Engineering at the University of Michigan (Ann Arbor), will be giving a talk on the...Read more

Empower developers with a mix of community, communication, and custom tools

Open source developers find themselves in a complex position that requires them to be experts not only in their technical field, but also in...Read more

Has the time come to kill the password?

Jonathan LeBlanc of PayPal talks about what's wrong with the password and how we can replace it. This interview part of series for POSSCON 2015.Read more

A better Internet of Things through open source culture

Open source's influence extends far beyond sharing code, but this aspect sometimes goes unappreciated. For example, I previously wrote about how the...Read more

Networking in the cloud is changing

In this interview with PLUMgrid's Valentina Alaria, learn about how networking in the cloud is changing as new concepts, technologies, and standards...Read more

Spark ignites at ApacheCon

ApacheCon is coming up, and within that massive conference there will be a glimmering gem: a forum dedicated to Spark. The Spark Forum will have...Read more