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Open source is illegal?

Open source is illegal?
Really? Sadly, this isn't merely a provocative title, but rather is a real issue in some countries. The Slovak Republic is one of the few countries...Read more

Open Source for America: Nominate an individual or project for an OSFA award

Open Source for America logo
Open Source for America recently celebrated its second anniversary, and plans to recognize the individuals, projects, and deployments that support...Read more

Free as in sake: The story of Koji

Koji is an open source build system. While many are familiar with Koji because of the Fedora Project's use of it, Koji is a generic system that is...Read more

Webcast today, Cecilia d'Oliveira, executive director of MIT OpenCourseWare on its tenth anniversary and its future

This year MIT OpenCourseWare is celebrating its tenth anniversary of providing open access to more than 2,000 courses with course materials including...Read more

Mårten Mickos: "F" as in freedom, and in fun, and in the future

If you haven't heard a keynote about the wonders of the cloud, you haven't been to an open source conference lately. But M å rten Mickos' LinuxCon...Read more

Photos: Gallery presenting the first twenty years of Linux

Open source linux hall of fame
This year's LinuxCon, which begins today in Vancouver, celebrates this month as the twentieth anniversary of Linux. As a part of that celebration,...Read more

Connecting the dots: Open source, government, and economic development

In part one of our interview with David Diaz, president and CEO of the Downtown Raleigh Alliance, we explored how open source is applied to economic...Read more

Open source communities: A force multiplier

Open source communities
I'm a junior in high school and still learning what open source is all about. I recently visited Red Hat to find out more. Although it was my first...Read more