toolbox.com/blogs: Over time I have heard or read a lot of stories regarding attacks against open source software. In each of those stories open source has vigorously defended itself and occasionally even gone on the attack. Recently however,
fool.com: Socially responsible investing begs the question: Is it financially viable? The same question arises with regard to free, or open source, software. Free software is clearly beneficial to society, but is it good for business?
- Say hello to the Web Open Font Format
- Facebook Caught Plagiarizing Open Source Code in the Official iPhone App
- Public Domain Mark: A Creative Commons effort to tag the public domain
- Commercialization of volunteer-driven open source projects
- Bringing Some Harmony to Open Source Development
gcn.com: Who pioneered the concept of open source? Red Hat? Sun? Louis Daguerre set a precedent for other to follow – or not...
h-online.com: Recent discussions around the so-called “Open Core” model for open source have been remarkable for a couple of reasons.
linuxuser.co.uk: Simon thinks that having consumer-friendly standards is a good and useful thing. Hardware manufacturers, for different reasons, tend to agree…
sbwire.com: Gostai, the editor of innovative software for robotics & AI, is pleased to announce that its core Urbi technology is opening its code base to the open source community.
mairin.wordpress: Matt Jadud made a blog post yesterday offering up free interaction design for free & open source projects. This is a great opportunity.
networkworld.com: The big news in tech today is of course Intel buying McAfee, in a deal valued at about 7.7 billion dollars. I think this deal is all about mobile devices and mobile computing security. I think Intel has made a huge misstep here and the reason maybe they don't understand open source software.
opensource.com: I had a chance to talk with Matthew Burton, the former intelligence analyst turned open source cause celebre who just launched a tool that helps frame and understand arguments with imperfect evidence.