What is Open Source? - Tobie Langel, UnlockOpen. Open source is a deep part of software engineer culture. Yet we struggle to define it clearly. Depending on who you ask, open source is anything from a set of practices and norms to a simple software license.
What is Open Source? - Tobie Langel, UnlockOpen
Open source is a deep part of software engineer culture. Yet we struggle to define it clearly. Depending on who you ask, open source is anything from a set of practices and norms to a simple software license. What arguably feels like a fairly pedantic discussion turns out to have real world impact. In the last couple of years, our community has been shaken by high profile projects adopting much more restrictive licenses, which some have started to call faux-pen source. This licensing shift isn't so unexpected when you consider it through the perspective of norms and practices rather than the fairly narrow one of licensing. Approaching open source through this broader and more intuitive lens gives us much better tools to understand the whole open source ecosystem, foster behaviors that are beneficial to its community, and consistently predict bad outcomes early. We should adopt it.
Open source today is a word that often include a lot of things, such as open knowledge (Wikimedia projects), open hardware (Arduino, Raspberry Pi), open formats (ODT/ODS/ODP) and so on.
Top 8 Java Open Source Projects You Should Get Your Hands-on . Learning about Java is no easy feat. It’s a prevalent and in-demand programming language with applications in numerous sectors. We all know that if you want to learn a new skill, the best way to do so is through using it. That’s why we recommend working on projects. So if you’re a Java student, then […]
With Google not owning the trademarks or control for Kubernetes, it also provided a competitive edge to AWS, Microsoft, IBM etc.
In this Blog we have listed down some of the best Python Open Source Project Ideas for you. 22 Interesting Python Open Source Project Ideas & Topics for Beginners . Do check them out an let us know in the comments.
Keynote: How Open Governance Influences Open Source & Inner Source at GoDaddy - Charlie Robbins, Senior Director Of Engineering, UX Platform & Jonathan Keslin, Director of Engineering, GoDaddy.