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The Newark Star-Ledger: Technically Inept Grasp Open Source

Jul 11, 2005, 18:15 (4 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Allan Hoffman)

"Open-source software is losing its 'geeks only' reputation.

"Unlike commercial software, open-source software is distributed free, with the software code made available for anyone to inspect, improve and repackage. Programmers often volunteer their time to work on open-source projects, contributing code, documentation and bug fixes..."

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