Articles tagged with open source community

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Improve your online relationships with a dose of empathy

Empathy provides the crucial bridge that allows for the understanding of situations different than your own. That sense of community fosters open...Read more

Real life experiences thanks to Google Summer of Code projects

While the open source community is filled with some of the most talented minds in the world, fresh perspectives from the next generation of...Read more

Mozilla's Science Lab is a hub for the open research community

Since the launch last June of Mozilla Science Lab, we’ve been working to unpack what science on the web and like the web means, and what Mozilla can...Read more

Why an open source community beats access to tech support

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I’ve been using Drupal, an open source content management system (CMS), for the websites I manage for over four years now. Though there may be some...Read more

Lowering barriers to open source contributions with OpenShift Origin

Contribution is key
This past week, the OpenShift Origin repository on Github saw some major code merges from external contributors that added MSFT .Net functionality to...Read more

Call to all open source communities: Emphasize inclusion

As a woman in open source, I have found that the values of community, open development, and flat organizational structure appeal equally to both men...Read more

How to evaluate the sustainability of an open source project

Sustainable open source projects are those that are capable of supporting themselves. Simply put, they are able to meet their ongoing costs . However...Read more

Open source community managers tell us why they love their job

Last month, we provided five best practices for community managers. Now, it's time to find out what makes these leaders tick. Community Manager...Read more