A poll asking readers which issue had the biggest impact in 2012?

What issue influenced open source the most in 2012?

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Which issue had the biggest impact in 2012?

215 votes tallied
SOPA blackout day
45 votes
Red Hat's 1 Billion
35 votes
Exploring Mars with the Curiosity rover
24 votes
Oracle vs. Google
15 votes
Apple vs. Samsung
33 votes
We the People source code released
10 votes
Raspberry Pi, Arduino & hardware devices
49 votes
Other (add to the comments)
4 votes
Many big issues developed in open source in 2012. We highlighted the top articles on opensource.com in these areas:

Now, we're asking our readers to tell us why they think one issue over another may have had more of an impact. Read more about each one here: 

SOPA blackout day

Red Hat's 1 Billion

Exploring Mars with the Curiosity rover

Oracle vs. Google

Apple vs. Samsung

We the People source code released

Raspberry Pi, Arduino & hardware devices

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