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Stephen O’Connor is a fifth grade public school teacher at Wells Central School. He contracts with...
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Thirty-eight new genera or species of dinosaur were announced in 2014, spanning everything from...

The year 2014 continued the trend of the increasing importance of legal issues for the FOSS...

The story of making a game open source and why it's a good thing to do.
Hellas Chaos on Mars, from space

As of December 19, the European Space Agency (ESA) is now sharing all of its images and videos from...

The most-read articles this year on Opensource.com demonstrated a strong interest in the changing...
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When literary works are licensed in public domain, a new legacy is created from the creativity of...

In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at Google (again) embracing...