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Can an iPad be used to promote free and open source software?

Can an ipad be used to promote free and open source software?
I have many Linux-using friends who have no plans whatsoever to buy an iPad, and I respect them for having that stance. They are opposed to closed,...Read more

Open*Life: 2010 in review

What a great year on the Open*Life channel here at opensource.com. We had more than 150 posts covering how open source touches our lives. This is our...Read more

Open*Education: 2010 in review

2010 has definitely flown by and if you are anything like me, I can barely remember what happened last week much less over the past year. But, we...Read more

Steve Jobs on Flash (or the lack thereof) and more talk about tablets

If the comments to my previous iPad posts ( here and here ) are any indication, there is no shortage of open source options for tablets. So I've...Read more

Five open source alternatives to the iPad

Interest in iPad app development is waning , and the device just got here. Maybe that means it's time to explore more open options. Here are five.Read more

Which of these alternatives to the iPad sounds best to you?

Interest in iPad app development is waning , and the device just got here. Maybe that means it's time to explore more open options. Here are five.Read more

Education and the iPad’s architecture of control

Like most of Jonathan Ive's work, the iPad is beautiful. Like most of Apple's work, it also makes me uneasy. I was planning to write about this...Read more