culture

What is hackathon culture?

What is hackathon culture?
What is hackathon culture to you? How does it vary from person to person based on the events they are part of? One young developer explains what...Read more

A brief guide to hiring with culture in mind

Hiring for an open organization culture
A brief guide to hiring with culture in mind and some techniques and programs that could work for open organizations.Read more

Geeks visit Bletchley Park

Alan Turing statue
Dawn Foster (former Puppet Labs community manager and current PhD student) and Jeffrey Osier-Mixon (community manager at the Yocto Project at Intel)...Read more

The Open Organization book club: Why opening up your org matters

Open Organization book cover stacked
Jono Bacon helps us kick off the first week of the The Open Organization book club and wants to explore the benefits of the model and the major risks...Read more

5 ways to promote an inclusive environment where good ideas can emerge

Meritocracy is a great driver of innovation, but if we want to get to the best ideas, we need diversity of thought and an inclusive environment where...Read more

Under-served languages get a boost with Openwords

Openwords mines massive, preexisting public data resources (like Wiktionary or Apertium) to rapidly provide language learning mobile software for the...Read more

Can the FOSS community save 197 endangered Indian languages?

The Language Atlas of UNESCO shows that 197 Indian languages are endangered. I believe if the FOSS community works together, we can save them.Read more

Steps to diversity in your open source group

Coraline Ehmke has developed apps for the web for 20 years. In that time, she's learned a lot about open source culture and what makes a community of...Read more