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Booktype makes book collaboration web-based and simple

Booktype makes book collaboration web-based and simple
If you've ever tried to collaborate with other authors and editors and the many other people who work to make a book successful, you know it's not...Read more

Save your brains: Get the open source guide to the zombie apocalypse

The modern zeitgeist is obsessed with zombies. In the past decade, 439 zombie-themed films were made, as compared to only 65 in the previous decade...Read more

Does open design hardware have a place in manufacturing?

Does open design hardware have a place in manufacturing?
Do you remember HeathKit ? The company that sold circuit board and resistor kits you could assemble to make your own electronics? Building a HeathKit...Read more

5 questions with StudentsFirst's Michelle Rhee on education reform

Michelle Rhee and education reform
The name Michelle Rhee most likely rings a bell because of all the hard work she put towards reforming the Washington, DC public schools as...Read more

Open education reconsidered

Open education reconsidered
What a great article in Sunday’s New York Times about East Mooresville Intermediate School. A bunch of quotes from the article that stood out to me...Read more

Two reasons I love blogging: Helping out great communities

Two reasons I love blogging: Helping out great communities
Non profits and governments...this is how open source works: If someone is doing something that is of value to you, help make it better. There have...Read more

Open innovation is good for business

Open innovation is good for business
Open innovation is an area only beginning to enter mainstream enterprises, despite years of success in open source communities. It allows people both...Read more

Open source at DrupalCon Denver

Open source at DrupalCon Denver
March 19 will be here before you know it. Thousands of people will flock to Denver, Colorado for a week of learning and networking with Drupal...Read more