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In the future, the web must be open

On stage at this year's Great Wide Open conference, Steven Klabnik made a sobering proclamation. "We have completely failed non-programmers and their...Read more

A formula for launching the Red Hats of the future

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Last week Peter Levine, former XenXource CEO and current Andreesen Horowitz partner, wrote an article for TechCrunch: Why There Will Never be Another...Read more

UK government continues strong focus on open standards

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A great deal of excitement has been generated by UK Cabinet Office Minister Francis Maude's forceful announcement in late January that the UK...Read more

Linux Foundation takes one giant step forward with the AllSeen Alliance and the Internet of Things

If you read the technology press lately, odds are you already know about the launching of the AllSeen Alliance (a Google News search I just did...Read more

Tips for community managers and the state of OpenSocial from SugarCRM's John Mertic

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Download the free All Things Open interview series eBook A writer, community manager, and standards pundit—John Mertic is a jack of all trades. At...Read more

Open Chemistry project upholds mission of unorganization, The Blue Obelisk

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Chemistry is not the most open field of scientific endeavor; in fact, as I began working more in the area (coming from a background in physics), I...Read more

Government tech stakeholders gather at state hackathon

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Great things for open government happened last year on November 15-16 at the 4th annual Capitol Camp event, organized and hosted by the New York...Read more

Top 10 FOSS issues of 2012

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The year 2012 had many important FOSS legal developments which reflects the continued increase in FOSS use. FOSS projects have increased from 600,000...Read more