2013 Open Source Holiday Gift Giveaway
UPDATE: The contest has closed and winners are in the process of being notified and shipped their gifts. We will have an update about the winners in early 2014. Enter our 2013 open source holiday gift giveaway by filling out this entry form by December 11. Read the official rules for more details... Read more
0 comments Posted 2 Dec 2013 by (Red Hat) Feed
Twitter contest
Regular readers of have probably noticed our recent interviews with some of the speakers of the upcoming All Things Open conference later this month in Raleigh, NC. We've had a ball interviewing some of the top developers, technologists, and decision makers in the open source space,... Read more
0 comments Posted 14 Oct 2013 by (Red Hat) Feed
open source project contest
With the growing popularity of open source, it’s getting harder and harder to attract contributors to new projects. A quick Internet search shows us that there are about 20,000+ FLOSS projects out there, and the number of new projects continues to double about every 14 months.
0 comments Posted 13 Sep 2013 by Bob Brodt (Red Hat) Feed Caption Contest 2013 Official Rules
2 comments Posted 23 Jul 2013 by Ginny Hamilton (Red Hat) Feed
world open source software challenge
In 2007, the Korean government first held the OSS World Challenge in an effort to promote open source software and bring awareness to developers within the country.  Today, the challenge is open to entries from all over the world: OSS projects that were developed within the last year are eligible.
0 comments Posted 16 Jul 2013 by Jen Wike Huger (Red Hat) Feed
cc music
Martin is a young accordion prodigy from Panama. Producer and DJ, Stephen Levitin (aka Apple Juice Kid), and myself, a UNC Professor and emcee, met him while building a Beat Making Lab at a community center in the city of Portobelo.
1 comment Posted 23 Apr 2013 by Pierce Freelon Feed
People's choice awards is about to celebrate our fourth year and one of our favorite ways to celebrate our community is with the annual People's Choice Awards. We realize that our community would not be as vibrant and educational if it were not for the countless authors who invest time into sharing their... Read more
1 comment Posted 21 Jan 2013 by Casey Brown Feed
Create Jam
Last fall, 63,416 people donated $8.5 million to help the creation of an Android-based, open source gaming console. Ouya's Kickstarter project had donations of $95 or more from 58,211 people who wanted the first shot at this console that didn't yet exist. (If you weren't one of them, you can pre-... Read more
0 comments Posted 11 Jan 2013 by Ruth Suehle (Red Hat) Feed
open source gift giveaway
Attention open source community: is giving away ten awesome open source gadgets! To go along with our 2012 open source gift guide, we're giving away several of the items on our list. Two weeks from now, we'll be drawing names of ten lucky community members to receive... Read more
4 comments Posted 26 Nov 2012 by Casey Brown Feed
The Liberated Pixel Cup is a two-part gaming contest. The first part involved participants who submitted art for the games. The second part, discussed here, focuses on the games themselves. The contest is organized by Creative Commons, Free Software Foundation, OpenGameArt, and Mozilla.
0 comments Posted 28 Sep 2012 by Juan Rodriguez Feed