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Open Source Wrap Up: New Projects Support Docker & Samsung Acquires SmartThings

Anyone who says August is a slow news month must operate at the speed of lightening during the other eleven months of the year. Two new open source projects have [...]





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Why Open Source Governance is Critical for the Video Game Industry

According to Gartner, the global video game market is on track to reach $111 billion by 2015. Mobile games in particular are driving this acceleration, with the mobile segment set [...]





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Open Source Wrap Up: Docker News and Open Source Inclusion in Governments

How many of you have been frozen out by the ice bucket challenge? Our Black Duck team has been feeling the chill. Meanwhile, in open source land, the Wall Street [...]





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Why Open Source is a Smart Investment for Financial Services

Technology companies have long understood the massive benefits of using open source software. In fact, many of today’s top tech companies were built on open source – companies like Facebook, [...]





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Open Source Wrap Up: Mozilla Hires a New CEO & LibreOffice Gains New Users

Welcome to August! Try not to think of this as the last month of summer, but as a great opportunity to finish your summer bucket list! As you hold on [...]





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How Open Innovation is Revolutionizing the Auto Industry

At the COMDEX conference of November 1997, Bill Gates made an interesting comparison between the auto industry and the PC industry. The PC industry is different than any other industry. [...]





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Open Source Weekly Wrap Up: Docker’s First Acquisition & HP Indemnifies OpenStack

Looking for a wrap up of all the hot topics discussed at OSCON this week? Been there, done that… yesterday. There was plenty of other activity within the community this [...]





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Highlights from OSCON: News, Keynotes, and Tweets You May Have Missed

Did you miss the O’Reilly Open Source Convention (OSCON) this year? Not to worry. While you may have been live streaming the conference over these last few days, we’ve gathered [...]





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Open Source Wrap Up: LinkedIn Contributions, New AllSeen Members & Funding for Open Source

Some of you may have experienced odd weather and storms this week, but it was smooth sailing for the open source community.  Both JFrog and PredictionIO secured funding for future [...]





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Open Source In Enterprise IT: Top Challenges and Solutions

Today, many IT organizations are turning to open source software to increase efficiency and flexibility while speeding innovation and reducing costs. And although most recognize the competitive advantages open source [...]





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