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InformationWeek: Open Source: Who Takes But Doesn't Give Back?

May 08, 2006, 23:30 (0 Talkback[s])

"Do the companies that benefit the most from open-source code give anything back to the community? That's a provocative question that comes up when you take a close look at how prominent open-source projects actually work. I don't want to point any fingers, but what about the banks and financial services firms? How much do they give back?

"Do the companies that benefit the most from open-source code give anything back to the projects that create it...?"

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