Articles tagged with oss


Multiple screens for your conference presentation

In two weeks the All Things Open conference will be taking place in Raleigh, North Carolina. Penguins from all over will be gathering together to...Read more

Open source history, present day, and licensing

This article is part of my talk, Open-Source Business Models. You can see the full transcript and the video of my talk on This article...Read more

Open source forms the backbone of the most significant projects

Organizations large and small are changing their approach to open source software (OSS). Increasingly, OSS is being viewed as more than just a...Read more

7 rules of thumb for your open science project

The subsequent rules of thumb arose during the development of the Empirical Gramian Framework ( emgr ), a young open source software project in the...Read more

Making science more open at GitHub

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Arfon Smith works at GitHub and is involved in a number of activities at the intersection of open science, open source, and online research. He has...Read more

How Git redefined open source software development

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It's not hard to come up with a dozen different reasons why the rise of open source development has been a watershed event in both the software and...Read more

What's keeping you from using open source software?

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Open source software (OSS), unlike proprietary software, is software that keeps the code open so IT professionals can alter, improve, and distribute...Read more

Wrapping up the Summer of Code at the Googleplex

Google Summer of Code annual Mentor Summit
Over 280 attendees representing 177 mentoring organizations gathered for a two-day, code-munity extravaganza celebrating the conclusion of Google...Read more