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Is your open source security software less secure?

The security of a strongly encrypted software tool is not compromised by having its code openly available as open source. In fact, that the tool's...Read more

A real-time editing tool for Wikipedia

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Wikipedia is one of the most frequently visited websites in the world. The vast online encyclopedia, editable by anyone, has become the go-to source...Read more

An open source ERP system built to self-implement

ERPNext is an open source enterprise resource planning tool focused on the do-it-yourself user.Read more

Rebuilding tech in Afghanistan with open source

Dr. Nazir Peroz (Head of the ZiiK) on rebuilding tech in Afghanistan and a new IT center at the University of Herat.Read more

Behind the scenes with CTO Michael DeHaan of Ansible

Michael DeHaan is CTO and co-founder of the configuration management tool Ansible. In my interview with him prior to the All Things Open conference...Read more

Moodle will always be an open source project

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In 2001, Moodle was launched as an online solution for educators to freely adopt as a tool to reach and engage students in the learning experience...Read more

On the hunt for the right open source project?

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How to evaluate yourself, including your skills and time, before jumping into an open source project. Then, how to evaluate an open source project...Read more

The Belief Genome: an open source technology startup

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You know the Human Genome project. Well, this is the Belief Genome project. Instead of mapping genes, Sidian Jones is mapping beliefs—across ages,...Read more