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Open-source legal education comes to OSCON

OSCON is hosting a one-day seminar on open-source licensing issues on Wednesday, July 22.

By July 17, 2009

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Symbian deal paves way for Web-style apps

A partnership with Nitobi to will make it easier to build applications using Web technology on Symbian phones using the PhoneGap software.

By July 19, 2010

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R.I.P., open-source evangelism

Now that open source has gone mainstream, we no longer need to sell its raison d'etre, but rather how best to leverage it for business benefit.

By October 27, 2009

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Marten Mickos at OSCON: Open source produces better software...

Marten Mickos speaks with authority when he talks about open source, both because his team has created one of the world's most widely used open source projects, but also because his team has built a successful business around it. He talks about the import

By July 24, 2007

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Open-source cost savings: The video (director's cut)

Open source is a great way to simultaneously boost productivity while saving money, as this video from OSCON shows.

By July 30, 2009

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Beyond the hype: Where open source actually saves you money

Open source does save enterprises money, according to a recent OSCON panel, but you may not save for the reasons you think.

By July 29, 2009

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VMWare, SpringSource to revolutionize Java development

With VMWare's acquisition of SpringSource, Java's relevance to cloud application development has never seemed stronger. However, the real story here is how application deployment and operations may be made much more developer friendly.

By August 12, 2009

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Vendors increasingly control leading open-source projects

The market research suggests that commercialization of open source will make it expensive compared to proprietary solutions, but the facts don't bear out this assertion.

By August 5, 2009

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Commercial open source's awkward teen years

The Web has changed the way software businesses conduct business, but it has yet to match revenue models to delivery mechanisms, leaving a conflict between free-software purists and open-source pragmatists.

By July 24, 2009

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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