Leaders from open source companies around the globe are getting involved in the ALS ice bucket challenge. The campaign has gone viral and has raised over $31.5 million dollars. My research led me to BlackDuck Software CEO and CFO who challenged their company to take get involved. They willingly did... Read more
Interview with Greg Avola of Untappd, a check-in app for beer lovers.
Gina Likins attended open source tech conference OSCON 2014 this year and recounts her experience. She says, practice makes perfect. makes perfect.
Lauren Egts takes a new venture into creating a Raspberry Pi powered juggling pin routine for juggler, Charles Peachock.
Empathy provides the crucial bridge that allows for the understanding of situations different than your own. That sense of community fosters open source because community implies inclusiveness and connectivity, two hallmarks of the open source mindset.
Bird-I is an app to manage your location and your friends, plus an alarm for emergencies.
Top 5 articles from the week on Opensource.com: August 15, 2014.
Open source games roundup Week of August 10 - August 16, 2014 A quiet week in open source gaming news. I spent most of my gaming time trying to figure out Divinity: Original Sin, which... isn't out on Linux yet, but will be soon. How soon? Good question.
Open source news for your reading pleasure. August 9 - 15, 2014 In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at OpenStreetMap's 10th birthday, open source medical devices, and more!
WhoaVerse is an open source platform for creating social media communities where users apply democratic principles to shape the content.