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Nominate a free software community contributor in Cascadia

Nominate someone doing great work in the Cascadia region of the United States in the free and open source software community for an award from the...Read more

Google backs Rocket, Netflix and EMC release tools, and more news

open source news
In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at Google's support of rival to Docker, the release of source code for tools...Read more

Has the time come to kill the password?

Jonathan LeBlanc of PayPal talks about what's wrong with the password and how we can replace it. This interview part of series for POSSCON 2015.Read more

Why large companies use open source ERP

The main reason larger companies use open source Enterprise Resource Planning, or ERP, systems is due to flexibility: they are cheaper and easier to...Read more

OnePlus ditches CyanogenMod, Raspberry Pi 2 powered robots, and more

In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at OnePlus adopting a new mobile OS, robots powered by the Raspberry Pi 2, a...Read more

17 years of defending open source: Join the OSI today

Become an Open Source Initiative member today
The Open Source Initiative is launching their first-ever Individual Membership Drive. The mission of the OSI is to protect and promote open source...Read more

Beginners to Open Source series begins next week

Beginners to Open Source, code background
Next week, Opensource.com will begin publishing a series on Beginners to Open Source. This collection of articles will live as a resource that anyone...Read more

How I landed a job in open source

One story of open source curiosity leading to a career in open source and various adventures.Read more