NewsForge: Google Announces Hosting for Open Source Projects
Jul 28, 2006, 13:30 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Joe Brockmeier)
"Google is scheduled to announce hosting for open source
projects on Google Code today during Greg Stein's talk at the
O'Reilly Open Source Convention (OSCON).
"Stein, an open source engineer with Google and chairman of the
Apache Software Foundation, will be disclosing the new service
officially at his talk 'A Google Service for the Open Source
Community,' scheduled for 1:45 p.m. PDT today.
"I sat down yesterday with Stein and Google's open source
program manager Chris DiBona, who describe the service as similar
to SourceForge.net and other community hosting projects, but not
designed to compete with those projects..."