Shaun Gillies is a cryptographer and software developer, focusing on the web, based in London. They are an advocate of open source software, and likes to contribute actively to the open source community.

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Gaming artifacts with joystick, GameBoy, paddle

Hello, open gaming fans! In this week's edition we take a look at Open Morrowind (OpenMW), Vector...
Characters from a video game

Hello, open gaming fans! In this week's edition we take a look at the release of Xcom 2, Elliot...
Change the model

Traditional work paradigms are collapsing. Open source models offer a more humane future of and for "work."
Sharing, Creative Commons icons in yellow background

As the user base of open source software continues to grow, developers have the responsibility of...
User experience vs. design

Code review is common among proprietary software development firms, yet the nature of open source...