OSCON is the annual O'Reilly Open Source Convention. Read our growing collection of articles and speaker interviews.

Troll repellent: fighting online harassment with open source

As part of our OSCON Speaker Interview series, Randi talked to us about online abuse and her upcoming talk, "Open sourcing anti-harassment tools."Read more

NoSQL and the next generation of big data

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This year, OSCON attendees will have the opportunity to hear Henrik Ingo speak on Selling Opensource 101. Ingo is a senior solutions architect at...Read more

Engineers at Etsy play by their own rules

Senior engineering manager at Etsy John Goulah talks to me about what it means to fail faster at Etsy, and shares some interesting insights into the...Read more

The evolution of the big data platform at Netflix

We caught up with Netflix's Eva Tse to get a bit of a background on her, Netflix, and how open source is being used to improve its services.Read more

A look back at open source in 2014

Open source ten years ago and today. A lot has changed, for the better.Read more

Head of Open Source at Facebook opens up

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Head of Open Source at Facebook gives a talk at OSCON 2014 in Portland. Opensource.com Community Moderator, Remy Decausemaker, gives a partial...Read more

Open source communities start to buzz about edX

David Baumgold of edX shares his recap of his experience at OSCON 2014, which included a talk about MOOCs, open source, and education.Read more

Practice makes perfect: How tech events make women feel welcome

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Gina Likins attended open source tech conference OSCON 2014 this year and recounts her experience. She says, practice makes perfect. makes perfect.Read more