The open source CEO strikes again

Free software advocate Scott Merrill shares his thoughts on The Open Organization by Red Hat CEO Jim Whitehurst.Read more

8 ways developers should be more like Willie Nelson

Willie Nelson music collection
Forget about rock star developers. We need more Willie Nelsons. Learn why in this list of eight ways developers should be like Willie Nelson.Read more

5 ways to answer questions the open source way

The end result of your efforts will be a gradual increase in the number of like-minded people willing and able to help share the burden of providing...Read more

4 tips for breaking into an open source community

Samsung's Guy Martin talks about strategies for getting involved with—and earning the respect of—an open source community.Read more

Zimbra gets back to open source roots

The open source market landscape is growing by leaps and bounds, and it's at a time like this that it's important for Zimbra, a provider of...Read more

5 myths about working collaboratively

I’m a big believer in collaboration. It's one of the main tenets of the open source way and a huge part of the design process. When done right,...Read more

How to treat government like an open source project

Open government is great. At least, it was a few election cycles ago. FOIA requests, open data, seeing how your government works—it's arguably...Read more

What collaboration tools do you favor?

open source collaboration tools
Collabortation is part of the participation pillar of the open source way. It's how we hash out the details of a project, usher the best ideas to the...Read more