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Open source technologies, communities, and methodologies are playing an increasingly important role in international governments and policy-making. Learn more about open government.

1776 and Red Hat bring together top "open" thinkers

Washington D.C.-based incubator 1776 and Red Hat brought together some of the top thinkers and...
Why Oil States is good for open source

Find out why Oil States v. Greene’s Energy is a victory for technology companies and innovators who...
How governments and citizens used open source to solve human problems in 2017

Articles about how open source is helping solve human problems resonated with Opensource.com...
Election night hackathon supports civic engagement

Rochester Institute of Technology students develop open source community projects as election...
How open government is helping with hurricane relief

In the aftermath of a natural disaster, embracing open government principles—such as open data,...
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Releasing the source code for the System Advisor Model means users can calculate renewable energy...
Local government migrates to open source cloud

Tirana, Albania, cites security, performance, and cost as driving forces in selecting Nextcloud for...
How a proxy is bringing banned Wikipedia to Turkey

A Wikipedia editor shares how he used open source tools to built a proxy site for Turkish Wikipedia...