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Recipe for a successful business: One part openness, two parts trust

There's one major advantage to openness in business. Like the Billy Joel song says, it's just a matter of trust. Harvard Business Review's Peter...Read more

Open sound series: Part 1 - The Freesound Project

While researching for my article Open Music: Is It Viable , I ran across several worthwhile sites that were great resources, but not quite what I...Read more

Video: Proprietary data is digital waste: a perspective on Green IT

I always look forward to my conversations with Jan Wildeboer. Simply put, he helps me look at the world a little differently. A little more......Read more

Moodle: open source, closed doors.

It's the leading open source learning management system in the world. It provides 100s of 1000s (millions?) of students and teachers, learners and...Read more

Open Educational Resources: The Education Ecosystem Comes to Life

I was asked to explain why the introduction of open educational resources into the education ecosystem might in fact be one of the most important...Read more

What if we open sourced genetic engineering?

Open questions ask a question each week. The topics vary from technology to art to the food on your table. We ask a question. You leave a response...Read more