How Open Source Is Becoming the Core of All Software

The New Makers open source

The open source development model is taking over the enterprise. Two companies that were late coming to the OSS table but which now contribute much code are Cisco and Capital One.

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Ubuntu MATE, Pithos and the Sounds of Popcorn

Popcorn noises running Pithos in Linux?

Our resident Linux newbie finds another hardware problem, akin to popcorn in the machine, in his quest to give new life to an old Sony Vaio by using Linux.

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David A. Wheeler: Working to Prevent the Next Heartbleed

David A. Wheeler Core Infrastructure Initiative

The Heartbleed bug revealed that some important open source projects were so understaffed that they were unable to properly implement best security practices. The Linux Foundation’s Core Infrastructure Initiative , formed to help open source […]

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OnlyOffice: A FOSS Office Suite for the Cloud

OnlyOffice

Tatiana Kochedykova

If you’re looking for a free and open source replacement for the convenience and functionality offered by the likes of Google Docs and Office 365, you might want to take a look at […]

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How ‘The Things Network’ Built IoT Data Network in Amsterdam

The Things Network Amsterdam

The Things Network crowdsourced a complete city-wide Internet of Things data network with the people of Amsterdam in six weeks. Here’s how they did it. You can apply some of their methods to your own […]

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