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Analyze, collaborate, and share research with open source tools

Open source tools for analyzing, collaborating, and sharing research data.Read more

How will the children of the future learn about science?

How will the children of the future learn about science? And how will the scientists of the future expand our thinking? The answer is Jupyter...Read more

Department of Education seeks comments on open licensing requirements

The U.S. Department of Education has an interest in broadening the impact of its grants, so it announced a notice of proposed rule making (NPRM) on...Read more

A breakdown of FOSS for students and researchers in academia

Lois Donnelly provides an overview of free and open source software (FOSS) that may be of use to students and researchers.Read more

Will RIO Journal be the most open of its kind?

A new journal aims to go beyond traditional scientific publishing by encompassing all outputs of the research cycle.Read more

14 tips for teaching open source development

Mariam Kiran shares tips and lessons learned from leading a class of 80 students working on open source technology.Read more

Three students jump into open source with OpenMRS and Sahana Eden

Three University of British Columbia computer science students reflect on a summer of contributing to open source projects.Read more

APIs, not apps: What the future will be like when everyone can code

The availability of open source software has created an avalanche of opportunities for the tech industry, and so will coding-capable consumers. We...Read more