open source software

Open source forms the backbone of the most significant projects

Organizations large and small are changing their approach to open source software (OSS). Increasingly, OSS is being viewed as more than just a...Read more

DemocracyOS promotes civic engagement on both sides

Pia Mancini discusses the challenges DemocracyOS faces and how Democracia en Red is planning to overcome themRead more

Look inside building an open source map app

Bird-I is an app to manage your location and your friends, plus an alarm for emergencies.Read more

Jump right into open developing with Leap Motion

OpenStack Superuser
The beauty of open sourcing development resources is that a single library or wrapper, once released to the world, can be integrated and built out by...Read more

From bench scientist to open science software developer

My journey from bench scientist to open science software developer and how I develop better tools for open, reproducible scientific research. The...Read more

Real debate between citizens and officials with DemocracyOS

In this interview with Pia Mancini, I investigate the technologies and background of DemocracyOS, a platform for open government.Read more

Optimizing the front door (your website) for your open source project

An open source project’s website is the main gateway for potential users and contributors to learn about your project, and it assists existing...Read more

The future of scientific discovery relies on open

Ross Mounce is a postdoctoral researcher at the University of Bath studying the use of fossils in phylogeny and phyloinformatics, completing his PhD...Read more