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A coincidence? Mozilla teams unite during work week

One volunteer's story of Mozilla's Coincidental Work Week in Portland, Oregon.Read more

Free Geek provides jobs and free classes to the community

open hardware
Here in the District of Columbia, a loosely-knit group comprised of social workers, librarians, technologists, environmentalists, disability rights...Read more

Highlights from OSCON 2012 and the Community Leadership Summit

Tim O'Reilly's 2012 OSCON keynote
Whether you're in Portland trying to keep up with everything, or at home and following along, here are some mid-week highlights from OSCON 2012.Read more

Optimizing your OSCON experience

OSCON
It's that time of year, again—the annual family reunion for many folks in the open source community, O'Reilly's Open Source Conference (OSCON) . More...Read more

What makes a city open source?

What makes a city open source?
What qualities make a city open source? Is it technology, government policies, or businesses? No. It's the mindset of the people. It's the philosophy...Read more

Portland launches City Sync to increase government transparency

Today in his Open Source Bridge keynote , Mayor Sam Adams of Portland, OR announced Project City Sync, the next step in making local and regional...Read more

Poll: The world's first open source city

Poll: The world's first open source city
I posted an article earlier this week claiming Raleigh, NC is primed to be an open source hub . In the comments, Evan Prodromou shared a similar and...Read more

Which city is primed to be the open source capital of the world?

Poll: The world's first open source city
I posted an article earlier this week claiming Raleigh, NC is primed to be an open source hub . In the comments, Evan Prodromou shared a similar and coincidentally timed blog post: Montreal the Open Source startup hub .Read more