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Open Source Wrap Up: Shellshock Bash Bug & A New Top OpenStack Contributor

Our bleeding hearts are shell shocked! Another vulnerability has been discovered and operating systems are at risk.  Despite the seriousness of this security flaw, the open source community is focused [...]





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Global Learning XPRIZE: Bringing Literacy to Millions of Kids With Open Source

This week we are launching the Global Learning XPRIZE complete with Indiegogo crowdfunding campaign. This is a $15 million competition in which teams are challenged to create open source software [...]





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Open Source Wrap Up: Facebook’s TODO List & The Simply Secure Initiative

Alliances have been forked, or rather, forged in the open source community.  The TODO project was created to progress enterprise adoption of open source software, Simply Secure declared its mission [...]





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Open-Xchange CEO Talks Open Source, Privacy, Security

Data security—or the lack of it—is the topic of the moment both within and outside the open source community. Fears of government surveillance and concerns about data security breaches at [...]





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Taking the Pulse of Open Health IT at the OSEHRA Open Source Summit

Earlier this month, the 2014 OSEHRA Open Source Summit took place in Bethesda, MD, gathering global leaders in both public and private health IT to discuss the future of electronic [...]





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Open Source Wrap Up: HP Acquires Eucalyptus & Teradata Enters the Consulting Business

Acquisitions carry the headline this week in the open source community.  Both HP and Teradata took their wallets out and invested in strategic businesses.  HP announced the acquisition of the [...]





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Avoiding Last Minute License Blues

So you’ve got your software delivery pipeline set up. Your source files are on GitHub, you’re running builds with Maven (or Gradle, Ivy/Ant or maybe even MsBuild for your .NET [...]





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Open Source Wrap Up: New OSS License Study & Open Smartwatches at IFA

There’s nothing like a new open source study to kick off a week of news! A German research paper exploring the correlation between an open source project’s license and its [...]





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7 Habits of Highly Productive Developers Effectively Using Open Source

Many software developers are interested in saving time and money by increasing their use of open source components. But working out the details of implementation, navigating the ins and outs [...]





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Open Source Wrap Up: VMware Announcements & Google Patent News

The end of summer has put the open source community in a great position for an exciting fall. The VMworld conference kicked off the week with VMware unveiling its own integrated OpenStack [...]





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