TravelSpirit aims to deliver 'Mobility as a Service' for the community
Learn about TravelSpirit, a project to create a new cooperative platform that will provide the public a "lifestyle enabler" called Mobility as a Service.
1 comment Posted 2 Sep 2016 by Si Ho Feed
How to measure your community's health
How to measure the health of your community, identify problems, and track progress towards your goals.
1 comment Posted 24 Aug 2016 by James Falkner (Red Hat) Feed
How scientists are using digital badges
The open source world pioneered the use of digital badges to reward skills, achievements, and to signal transparency and openness. Scientific journals should apply open source methods, and use digital badges to encourage transparency and openness in scientific publications.
0 comments Posted 22 Aug 2016 by Marcus D. Hanwell Feed
5 steps for making community decisions without consensus
The Xen Project community had such a decision to make in the wake of the XSA-7 security issue about the project's security policy. Learn about how they handled making a community decision without reaching a consensus.
1 comment Posted 17 Aug 2016 by George Dunlap Feed
If you build it, they won't come: Why your project needs better marketing
FOSS conferences are full of talks about how to improve your code, or how you manage your code, or what the latest and greatest languages and tools are. But a successful open source project is about more than good code.
5 comments Posted 10 Aug 2016 by Ruth Suehle (Red Hat) Feed
Advice for building a career in open source
Experienced open source community leader Jono Bacon offers advice for building a career in open source.
7 comments Posted 9 Aug 2016 by Jono Bacon Feed
Penguins photo
Metrics. Measures. How high? How low? How fast? How slow? Ever since the dawn of humankind, we've had an innate and insatiable desire to measure and compare. We started with the Egyptian cubit and the Mediterranean traders' grain in the 3rd millennium BC. Today we have clicks per second, likes, app... Read more
5 comments Posted 27 Jul 2016 by James Falkner (Red Hat) Feed
The largest community FOSS conference you never heard of: OpenWest
OpenWest has reached the size of 1500 attendees without having to import attendees or big name speakers, relying purely on its regional tech communities.
0 comments Posted 27 Jul 2016 by VM (Vicky) Brasseur Feed
4 keys to developing your mission or values openly
How can your mission-driven organization develop its mission openly? Chris Grams explains.
0 comments Posted 26 Jul 2016 by Chris Grams Feed
Great Wide Open 2016 lightning talks: Ginny Ghezzo
A common piece of advice thrown around in tech circles is to "get involved," but what does that mean, exactly?
0 comments Posted 15 Jul 2016 by (Red Hat) Feed