Last year, we announced the Community Moderator program. It's been a huge success. We've learned a lot from our moderators and have recently made updates as we continually improve the program. The purpose of the Community Moderator program is to identify key Read more
5 comments Posted 24 Jan 2014 by Jason Hibbets (Red Hat) Feed
Top 10 most popular monthly posts
Happy New Year! December was a strong month on considering the holiday season. We had 258,000 page views, 123,000 unique visitors and a successful gift guide contest with 1,200 entrants, 43 prizes, and 700 new registered users.
0 comments Posted 10 Jan 2014 by (Red Hat) Feed
open source stories
What a year for open source and the community! We shared almost 600 stories on how the open source way is influencing our world. From business to government and from education to life, we collected inspiring stories, highlighted new projects, and shared how using an open source... Read more
0 comments Posted 31 Dec 2013 by Jason Hibbets (Red Hat) Feed
Top 10 open law posts in 2013
The most-read posts this year on the Law channel showed a strong interest in diverse legal issues in the open source world. Many readers were reaching out for a better understanding open source licensing and related questions, such as:
0 comments Posted 26 Dec 2013 by Rob Tiller (Red Hat) Feed
open source community interview
Aseem Sharma got his first major exposure to open source in a large scale enterprise setting. Aseem is a great guy to ask about how to use open source software to learn and conduct research, too, as a frequent user of open source for scholarly work. At, Aseem has recently joined the... Read more
0 comments Posted 24 Dec 2013 by Jason Baker (Red Hat) Feed
Life channel year in review
This year was a great one for seeing open source affect new and exciting aspects of our lives. We saw open source reach from science to gadgets, from music to gaming, and much more. Here are some of our favorites from the Life channel in 2013.
0 comments Posted 23 Dec 2013 by Jason Baker (Red Hat) Feed
diverse open source projects
We cover a wide range of open source projects on From beehives to Linux, from the Netherlands to India, featuring a diversity of open source projects is part of our mission. It's a goal we achieved in 2013 and one we'll continue to strive for in 2014. Our readers tell us on a... Read more
5 comments Posted 19 Dec 2013 by (Red Hat) Feed
best open source interviews in 2013 is here to tell the stories of those who use open source—software, hardware, and ways—to work, to create, to discover, and to add knowledge back to the world. And, interviews with these open source gurus are an excellent method of delivering that kind of thought-provoking content to... Read more
0 comments Posted 16 Dec 2013 by (Red Hat) Feed
participation in
On in 2011 we launched our points and badge system. Many of our readers log in daily, vote on and rate articles, add their comments, and participate in polls—all while earning points for their activity. Recent feedback from our community moderators and other community members has... Read more
11 comments Posted 6 Dec 2013 by Jason Hibbets (Red Hat) Feed
Can I haz op3n s0urc3
November was another record month at We had our highest traffic ever, reaching almost 290,000 page views and more than 150,000 unique visitors. We're thankful for the readers that find our stories interesting and for sharing those stories on social media, with colleagues, and with... Read more
1 comment Posted 5 Dec 2013 by (Red Hat) Feed