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Open source news roundup for July 10-16, 2016
Toyota joins OIN, Apollo 11 code on GitHub, and more open source news
In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at the Toyota joining the OIN, code that sent us to the moon, a fast new image compression format, and more.
Toyota joins the Open Innovation Network
Apollo 11 Guidance Computer source code
There was a lot of buzz this week about a project on GitHub that aims to be "a repo for the original Apollo 11 source code." The source code was originally released on the 40th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission back in 2009.
New Image Compression from Dropbox
Dropbox released Lepton, claiming "22% savings reduction for existing JPEG images."
In other news
- GitLab's Handbook is open source: here's why
- Six Months of open source from Facebook, all in one post
- Software written for the Bulgarian government must now be open source
- New Microsoft and Open Source Partner Community
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