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How a student in India got started with open source

How a student in India got started with open source
In this interview, Trishna Guha explains how an open source community in India taught her to become a successful developer.Read more

8 challenges for improving the Indian-language Wikipedias

8 challenges for improving the Indian-language Wikipedias
Whereas native-language Wikipedias are becoming game changers in other corners of the world, there is a lot of room for improvement in Indian-...Read more

Why it's essential to grow Indian-language Wikipedias

Why it's essential to grow Indian-language Wikipedias
Subha Panigrahi answers two questions: What is the state of Indian-language Wikipedia projects? What does India have to take from and give to...Read more

IndiaHacks online code sprint includes month-long open source track

Like other hackathons, IndiaHacks has experienced a large increase in participation since it began two years ago. In the most recent event, 2,300...Read more

India adopts a comprehensive open source policy

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The Government of India (GOI) has adopted a comprehensive and supportive open source policy. It builds on their earlier efforts to adopt open...Read more

Why an open web is important for India

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Priyanka Nag explains why learning about Mozilla was love at first site, and how the open source project and her role in its community are helping...Read more

Indian government includes open source in RFPs

The Government of India has implemented a remarkable new policy-level change for open source software (OSS) deployment. The Ministry of Communication...Read more

Odia language Wikipedia page grows to 800K page views a month

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The Wikimedia community will gather in Odisha's capital of Bhubaneswar on June 3 to celebrate Odia Wikipedia's 13th anniversary.Read more