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The University of Southern California releases a report critical of companies whose ads end up on sites accused of pirating music and movies.
Samsung will create a mobile-advertising exchange via a new partnership with OpenX, setting itself up as a potential advertising competitor to Google and Apple.
Ad platforms are nothing new, but OpenX already has huge reach--300 billion impressions served per month.
By making ad serving a community affair with an open API and a plug-in framework, the open-source company could potentially put Google on its heels.
Ad-serving software and service start-up OpenX launched its new businesses in the throes of a recession, but the company is happy about results.
OpenX is getting yet another Yahooligan as an executive. Yahoo gets open source, but will Microsoft get Yahoo's bug?
What does a little open-source ad-server business do to get noticed? Bring on board a major person from the industry.
Open source has always been an important sideshow for software vendors, but in 2009 it became the main event thanks to Google.
The best way to make money on free and open-source software may well be to tie it to a cloud-computing delivery strategy, according to investor Bernard Dalle.
Open source provides a way for industries to collaborate without running afoul of antitrust law.