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On the 20th anniversary of the coining of the term "open source software," how did it rise to dominance and what's next?
connecting yellow dots in a maze

Facebook's BSD+Patent license combo fails not because of the license itself, but because it ignores the deeper nature of open source.
An intersection of pipes.

Are your organization's lawyers ready to engage an open community? Don't let them make these mistakes.
Hack the system

When organizational rules exist, people will try to game them. The Apache Foundation is a case in point.
A graph of a wave.

Organizational maturity is never without growing pains. Here are some common ones you can avoid.

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cooking ingredients to bake stuff

We like to use the analogy that open source is like a recipe . It's a great way to explain what...