collaboration

Flarf and the prospect of open source poetry

Flarf and the prospect of open source poetry
From the beginnings of human literature, there has been an instinct to identify with the community, the collective, more than with any individual...Read more

MCA, the DMCA, and stifled collaboration

Paul's Boutique on the turntable
Earlier this month, the world lost a music pioneer when Adam Yauch, a.k.a “MCA” of the Beastie Boys, succumbed to cancer at the age of 47. A founding...Read more

It's the culture, stupid! How Atlassian maintains an open information culture

It's the culture, stupid
All modern businesses run on information, so business management is also about Information Management . However, software alone cannot transform an...Read more

The Tube: IDEO builds a collaboration system that inspires through passion

The Tube: IDEO builds a collaboration system that inspires through passion
To be successful and truly collaborative, knowledge-sharing systems require intuitive tools that connect people, reward participation, and align well...Read more

EveryVote: An open source platform with a side of democratic collaboration

EveryVote: An open source platform with a side of democratic collaboration
You want to get more involved with your government, but the red tape and politics are overwhelming. Maybe you just want "the facts" to make your own...Read more

Teaching open source: Team operating principles that can be used on any project

Team operating principles: the open source way
Matt Jadud and Mel Chua have been friends of opensource.com from the beginning. Together with others they "are working on (the) Craft of Electronics...Read more

Copyright paradigm shift in visegrad countries

Copyright paradigm shift in visegrad countries
The field of copyright is associated with important cultural, social, and technological aspects, all of which have to be taken into account when...Read more

Iceland's public administrations moving towards open source

Iceland's public administrations moving towards open source
All public administrations in Iceland are increasing their use of free and open source software. The country's government recently launched a one...Read more