In this two-part series, we examine the question, "What happens when selling a site means selling a community?" In Part 1, ownCloud CTO Frank Karlitschek talks about selling his first startup, a network of open source community sites. In Part 2, Logan Abbott, President at SourceForge Media, LLC. (... Read more
For a short month, Opensource.com sure was action-packed. We look back at the highlights and top 10 articles.
Pete Savage takes a look at the different types of open source contributors.
A look back at the most popular articles from our record-breaking January, and preview a few February highlights.
Best wishes for a happy I love Free Software Day 2016 and Valentine's Day from Opensource.com.
We check in with the Kramden Institute, a non-profit in North Carolina that is helping bridge the digital divide, and we find out the role 10 new Raspberry Pi devices will play in their classroom.
The 2016 Opensource.com Community Awards celebrates people from our community who have excelled in contributing and sharing stories about open source. Votes were cast to select winners in the following categories.
Thoughtful problem solving, kindness, and collaboration are pieces of the open source ethos.
Happy New Year! Before we dive into 2016, let's quickly look back on Opensource.com in 2015.
When I talk to college students who are working on their first open source projects, the message I emphasize over and over and (yes, one more time) over again is the importance of working openly. And yet, as I discovered myself while writing this post, working openly is harder than it sounds.