This free font integrates regionally appropriate Japanese, Chinese, and Korean language promises to be a boon to designers and developers.
There is an ongoing shift toward open-source licenses that are more permissive, reflecting an increased emphasis on building communities rather than protecting against free-riders.
A new survey suggests that proprietary Java application servers are losing to open source in the cloud age.
The company is called out by developers for failing to publish source code used in Android-based Dell Streak, as required by the GPL license.
Just when you thought it was safe to turn off your speakers, we're back with Episode 6 of the Open Sources podcast series.
The Firefox backer wants to modernize and simplify the Mozilla Public License and sets an ambitious November deadline.
The nascent industry--led by Arduino, Chumby, MakerBot, Adafruit, and others--has never had a governing definition. Until now.
The GPL makes sense as a way to protect open-source software from proprietary interests, but doesn't this simply make it a less efficient form of proprietary software?
Open-source vendors like JasperSoft have been looking for more efficient support models, but perhaps SaaS is the best of them all.
An e-mail from Apple CEO Steve Jobs, if authentic, could be the start of a patent offensive against open-source video codecs such as Ogg Theora.