It's not just Twitter
Feb 18, 2010, 22:02 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols)
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"A recent Washington Post story observed that Twitter
loves open source. Twitter's not the only ones. Most, if not all,
social networks are built on top of Linux and open-source software.
"When the writer wrote that Twitter loves open source he wasn't
exaggerating. He was quoting from Twitter's About Open-Source page.
There, Twitter states that, "Twitter is built on open-source
software-here are the projects we have released or contribute
"It's quite a list of C++. Java, Ruby, Ruby on Rails, and Scala
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