open source

Linux's million lines of code, a new tiny computer, and more from Google and Microsoft

In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at a million lines of code for Linux, more open source software from Google...Read more

Atom 1.0 from GitHub, the new R consortium, and more news

In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at Atom 1.0 from GitHub, the new R consortium, and more! Open source news:...Read more

7 stories that make you feel good about open source in 2015 (so far)

One of the great things about open source is its reach beyond just the software we use. Open source isn’t just about taking principled stands, it's...Read more

The job is not done until the documentation is complete

Which came first, the program or the documentation? Therein lies the dilemma.Read more

Top 10 interviews of 2015 (so far)

Radio microphone, interviews on open source
Almost every month this year at Opensource.com, we're running a speaker interview series for an open source conference to help you get the open...Read more

If we've won, why are we still explaining open source?

Pigs with wings cray figurine
A message for companies, like Apple and Microsoft, jumping on board with open source: it takes more than open source code. It takes community and...Read more

LinkedIn and Facebook tools, IBM boosts Apache Spark, and more open source news

In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at LinkedIn and Facebook make tools open source, IBM gives Apache Spark a...Read more

Goodbye to Mandriva, Google's double dose of open source, and more news

In this week's edition of the open source news roundup, we take a look at Madriva's liquidation, Google double dose of open source, and more! Open...Read more