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GPLv3 hits 50 percent adoption

The GPL has hit 50 percent adoption among its GPL-licensed open-source projects, which represents at least 56,000 open-source projects currently licensed under GPLv3.

By July 23, 2009


2,000 GPLv3 projects and counting, finds Palamida

GPLv3 is making steady inroads into the open-source license market. World domination is just around the corner.

By April 1, 2008


Linux to GPLv3: A practical matter not a legal one

If Linus Torvalds and the other key kernel developers were to back a shift to GPLv3, and if there were reasonable legal air cover from respected open-source authorities for doing so, it seems unlikely that we'd see a substantive challenge to such a move.

By January 22, 2008


SimCity goes open source under GPLv3

Electronic Arts has set an old game loose, hopefully to good effect.

By January 12, 2008


SugarCRM, GPLv3, and the all-importance of brand in open source

SugarCRM is giving away its software. It should never give away its brand.

By December 6, 2007


Developers hot or cold on GPLv3?

GPLv3 is either manna from heaven or fire and brimstone, depending on the survey you read.

By September 26, 2007


GPLv3 gets OSI's approval

GPLv3 just got the nod from the OSI. Why this is important.

By September 7, 2007


GPLv3 up 19% over last week

GPLv3 adoptions continue to rise.

By September 5, 2007


GPLv3 update: 14 percent growth, no end in sight

GPLv3 adoption--it just keeps going and going and going.

By August 21, 2007


MuleSource goes CPAL, discusses the role of the Open Source Initiative and the relevance of GPLv3

MuleSource just went with the CPAL license, which changes little about the company but puts some uncertainty to rest.

By August 14, 2007