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Open source job opportunities grow at crisis groups
(Mar 24, 2017, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

Many initiatives are changing the nature of how open source and open data become priorities for humanitarians

Adobe CIO: Successful women do these things to shatter career stereotypes
(Mar 23, 2017, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

 Enterprisersproject: Four tips for women in tech to rise above career stereotypes and succeed in the workplace.

Intellectual Ventures -- Like Microsoft (Which It Came From) -- Spreads Patents to Manifest a Lot of Lawsuits
(Mar 22, 2017, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

techrights: That worrisome strategy which is passage of patents to active (legally-aggressive) trolls seems to be a commonality

Matson CIO: The most painful, gut-wrenching part of leading transformation
(Mar 22, 2017, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

EnterprisersProject: Peter Weis describes the tough calls CIOs have to make during a transformation - and why they are necessary.

7 ways to discuss legal matters with an open community
(Mar 22, 2017, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

Are your organization's lawyers ready to engage an open community? Don't let them make these mistakes.

Command-line document conversion tools for writers
(Mar 22, 2017, 05:00) (0 talkbacks) Markdown with Pandoc and Org-mode make writing documents a lot easier.

Performance analysis in Linux
(Mar 21, 2017, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

Modern CPUs implement a number of technologies that may affect application performance in unpredictable ways.

How to Install a Production Ready Naemon Monitoring Server
(Mar 21, 2017, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

HowToForge: Naemon is the new monitoring suite that aims to be fast, stable and innovative while giving you a clear view of the state of your network and applications.

Open project collaboration from elementary to university classrooms
(Mar 21, 2017, 05:00) (0 talkbacks) Learn about OSPRI, a new Duke University-Red Hat partnership project, and a Scratch-based maker club at an elementary school.

What's OIN Doing While Microsoft is Siccing Patent Trolls on Azure Competitors' Customers?
(Mar 20, 2017, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

techrights: Microsoft's patent litigation strategy has become clearer

Growing Young FOSS Programmers With Help of Scratch and Al Sweigart
(Mar 19, 2017, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

If your young child is showing an interest in learning computers, an introduction to Scratch and these instructional videos by Al Sweigart might be in order.

An introduction to GRUB2 configuration for your Linux machine
(Mar 18, 2017, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

What do you know about GRUB2?

How Canonical makes money from Ubuntu
(Mar 17, 2017, 14:00) (0 talkbacks) No one makes money from open source; you make money ‘around’ open source. Canonical just proved it.

Daimler joins Linux's Open Invention Network patent-protection group
(Mar 17, 2017, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

ZDnet: Daimler, owner of Mercedes-Benz, has joined the Linux and open-source patent-protection organization.

ScyllaDB Raises $16M to Advance NoSQL Database Technology
(Mar 16, 2017, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

EnterpriseAppsToday: Company formerly known as Cloudius is making progress in the database application world.

Open source in death and beyond
(Mar 14, 2017, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

Benjamin Franklin was known to say, "In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes."

A Penguin tries FreeBSD as a desktop operating system
(Mar 14, 2017, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

A Penguin tries FreeBSD 11.0 RELEASE on an old i386 PC as his main desktop operating system, for the first time, for a weekend.

Ten Years Later, Microsoft Admission on Dirty Tricks and Borderline Corruption Which It Uses to This Day in Order to Suppress GNU/Linux Adoption in Desktops
(Mar 14, 2017, 05:00) (1 talkbacks)

techrights: Remarkable new admission from the former head of Microsoft Office development

How to install Spacewalk on CentOS
(Mar 13, 2017, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

HowToForge: Spacewalk manages software content updates for Red Hat derived distributions such as Fedora, CentOS, and Scientific Linux.

Should the U.S. Army Have Its Own Open Source License?
(Mar 11, 2017, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

Should the U.S. armed forces begin releasing software under an OSI approved open source license rather than as public domain?

Open source project management can be risky business
(Mar 10, 2017, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

Learn how open source code is a huge factor in mitigating risk.

LibreOffice 5.2.6 Office Suite Officially Released with over 60 Improvements
(Mar 10, 2017, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

It has been one and a half months since LibreOffice 5.2.5 was announced, but the hard working LibreOffice developers never stop improving the application

How to make money from open source software
(Mar 10, 2017, 09:00) (1 talkbacks)

 Red Hat isn't the only model for open-source success.

8 reasons to use LXDE
(Mar 10, 2017, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

Learn some of the reasons to consider using the lightweight LXDE desktop environment as your Linux desktop.

Give Generously! Seven Ways To Help Open Source
(Mar 10, 2017, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

Should you donate money to the open source projects you use? Or is there a better way to help?

Making Drupal upgrades easy forever
(Mar 10, 2017, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

One of the key reasons that Drupal has been successful is because we always made big, forward-looking changes.

Which Linux distros should newbies use?
(Mar 09, 2017, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

NetworkWorld: A fresh look at some of the more popular Linux distros (plus one non-Linux OS), and an impression of their ease of use.

Open Source adoption in Education Sector: Interview with Patrick Masson from OSI
(Mar 09, 2017, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxCareer: With the perceived growth of FLOSS deployments in the world's education sector, we wanted to try to confirm our intuition.

How an amateur opera singer uses MuseScore
(Mar 08, 2017, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

How one music teacher discovered open source with MuseScore.

9 Reasons to Contribute to an Open Source Project
(Mar 08, 2017, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

Datamation: More individuals and organizations than ever before are contributing to open source projects.

3 technology leaders weigh in on IT's need to create new moneymaking opportunities
(Mar 07, 2017, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

Learn how leading IT executives are identifying opportunities for new digital products and processes.

GNOME Foundation executive director wants you to think beyond the desktop
(Mar 06, 2017, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

On the surface, the foundation is primarily a non-profit, one which can hold assets, both funds and trademarks on behalf of the community.

Care About Big Data Analytics? Better Pay Attention To Splunk and Elastic Stack
(Mar 01, 2017, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

If you are looking for a tool to search and analyze data, Elastic stack and Splunk are showing exponential gains in the last couple of years.

What to do when people start hacking your culture
(Feb 27, 2017, 14:00) (0 talkbacks) When organizational rules exist, people will try to game them.

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