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Ballmer praises Sinofsky's 'amazing contributions,' sheds no light on exit

"Steven has made one of most amazing contributions anybody will ever make to any company in terms of guiding key activities and engineering systems," Ballmer said.

By Nov. 14, 2012


Is Mozilla's contributions program working?

A few months ago Mozilla gave add-on developers a tip jar as a way for them to get paid for their creations. But is anyone making any money off the program?

By Nov. 11, 2009


The significance of enterprise contributions to Eclipse

Eclipse has tapped into an important new model for software development. Is there a lesson here for commercial open-source companies?

By Aug. 26, 2008


Control, transparency, and customer contributions to open source

The more you seek to control a project, the less successful it will be in encouraging outside contributions, finds a new study

By Jul. 29, 2008


Orbitz paves the way to enterprise open-source contributions

Company is demonstrating you don't have to be a vendor to write great open-source code. It makes good business sense whether you're buying or selling software.

By Jun. 27, 2008


Novell's Linux contributions up 250 percent, sales 200 percent in 2007

Novell contributes to the Linux kernel to an increasing degree. It's therefore not surprising to see its sales numbers rising in tandem.

By Apr. 1, 2008


Google Map Maker expands to more corners of Europe

Residents of Greece, Croatia, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Slovakia, and Slovenia now can make their own contributions to Google Maps and Google Earth.

By Feb. 20, 2014


At annual meeting, Facebook stockholders to propose changes

The company's second-annual stockholder gathering will feature an agenda of gripes and changes as suggested by shareholders.

By Mar. 31, 2014


Snapchat CEO: Classmate may deserve something for the idea

The photo-sharing site's CEO admits in a deposition video obtained by Business Insider that Reggie Brown, who's suing Snapchat for a piece of the pie, might be entitled to something for his contributions.

By Nov. 21, 2013