open source software

'Open source' is not 'free software'

'Open source' is not 'free software'
Open source won, but what are the consequences of ignoring free software philosophy and ideals?Read more

FireFox OS for IoT, NextCloud announcement, and more news

Weekly open source news
Open source news roundup for May 29 - June 4, 2016Read more

12 memes of open source software

12 memes of open source software
Stephen Walli has collected 12 memes to help share the history, set the stage, and provide context for what open source software is and what it means...Read more

Top 11 project management tools for 2016

Top project management tools of 2016
A look back at the tools Opensource.com covered in 2014 and 2015 , with updates on new releases, notable new and improved features, and more.Read more

3 easy steps to submitting a GitHub pull request

3 easy steps to submitting a GitHub pull request
Your first pull request doesn't need to be a major one. Learn how to contribute to an open source project on GitHub in three easy steps.Read more

New web office suite, UNICEF's innovation fund, and more news

Weekly open source news
In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at a new web-based office suite, UNICEF's drive for open source for kids,...Read more

4 questions to ask before open sourcing a project

PayPal's Duane O'Brien shares how his team decides which projects to open source.Read more

Mozilla's content blocker, new JavaScript engine, and more open source news

Weekly open source news
In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, Mozilla announces new content blocker and ends Firefox OS, the Edge browser's JavaScript...Read more