Free software is simply software that respects our freedom — our freedom to learn and understand the software we are using. Free software is designed to free the user from restrictions put in place by proprietary software, and so using free software lets you join a global community of people who are making the political and ethical assertion of our rights to learn and to share what we learn with others.
OW2con'13 focuses on innovation developments in open-source, storage-related solutions. The summit is Oct. 22-24 in Santa Clara, CA.
London Open Government Summit 2013 is the fifth edition of the annual community event that brings together technology experts, software architects, IT developers, project managers and decision-makers from 50 countries around the world. It takes place Nov. 12-14 in Paris-Issy-les-Moulineaux, France.
Check out the events calendar to see other upcoming open source events and submit your own!
When open source communities invest in diversity outreach, everyone benefits says Jessica McKellar, director of the Python Software Foundation. Jessica explains how she increased the number of women participants in the Boston Python user group.
Drupal core co-maintainer Angie Byron has her finger on the pulse of the Drupal community, helping to manage over 1,600 contributors from all over the world. In this interview, Angie shares the top five things she loves about Drupal.
A new project by free music composition and notation software provider MuseScore aims to make all 50,000 of the scores on its site available in Braille.
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