open source software

SuiteCRM challenges current commerical open source model

open source content management solution
Greg Soper, CEO of SalesAgility, believes there's a substantial gap in the market that SuiteCRM can fill and has a public commitment to SuiteCRM...Read more

Free software and comparative evaluation in the Italian Public Administration

not confidential government software
The on-going debate regarding the use of free and open source software in the Italian Public Administration (PA) seems to be coming to a satisfactory...Read more

Then, now, and the future of open source fonts

tell me more
In August, the Fedora Project held its first Flock conference, a replacement for the North American and European FUDCon (Fedora Users and Developers...Read more

Why I love OwnCloud: answer to Dropbox lock-in

open source in the cloud
I recently covered the release of Dropbox platform and my thoughts on the impending cloud storage lock-in. I was also fortunate enough to run across...Read more

User guide for open source project bug submissions

fixing bugs in open source projects
I recently announced a call to action for GNOME 3.10 Test Day for Fedora 20 on Facebook and I got a response that caused me to think about how...Read more

Open source made me the man I am

open source story
I used to be a (sad) freelance PHP developer with some front-end skill working for tiny to small local companies. The best gig I had at the time was...Read more

How non-programmers can contribute to open source projects

open source projects
I get asked a lot by people who are interested in helping out open source projects, but have absolutely no programming skills. What can they do? Well...Read more

Up close and personal with Twitter's Open Source Manager Chris Aniszczyk

twitter and open source
Download the free All Things Open interview series eBook It's official: Twitter is a global phenomenon, and it's hard to argue against the numbers...Read more