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Open source deals on Cyber Monday

Cyber Monday shopping

We don't condone shopping when you should be working, but everybody needs a break, right? When you're out shopping for the online deals today, here are a few Cyber Monday specials we like: » Read more

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Charity begins at your homepage: The joys and pains of funding good will online

Charity begins at your homepage: The joys and pains of funding good will online

Whether tax season or holiday cheer brings about your generosity, now's the time of year for it. Last year we looked at ways you could check up on a charity organization before you give. And that's still a good idea. » Read more

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Open source gift guide and giveaway: Our answer to Cyber Monday

Open source gift guide and giveaway: Our answer to Cyber Monday

It's the season for a lot of us to go shopping--and you might as well celebrate the spirit of open source in your gift-giving. We've got a few suggestions to help you out with that. And since it's always nice to get something for yourself, we also have three great giveaways from open source hardware company AdaFruit.

Open source gift giveaway

First of all, we'd highly recommend these or any of AdaFruit's offerings for your open source gift list. But if you'd like a chance to win one, all you have to do is be a registered user of opensource.com and let us know you'd like to win. Read to the bottom of this post for details on how to get a chance at one of the following three prizes: » Read more

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What open source milestones would you commemorate on the technology calendar?

Infamous hacker zine 2600—champion of freedom, transparency, and the technophile's playful spirit—has announced that it's begun compiling the hacker calendar, which will commemorate important anniversaries in technological culture. » Read more

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Last minute open giving ideas

Whether or not you're among the throngs hurriedly trying to get everything wrapped before the end of the week, it's a good time to consider some end-of-the-year giving. So why not send some money towards open projects? » Read more

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