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Is Open Source Part of Your Search Stack?  CMSWire

Vendors now integrate selected open source projects to deliver specific capabilities, along with a licensed proprietary commercial platform.

Mozilla relaunches open source IoT platform Project Things as WebThings  VentureBeat

For the better part of two years, the folks at Mozilla have been diligently chipping away at Project Things, an open implementation of the World Wide Web ...

Scalyr Launches Open Source Community LogRunners for All Things Observability  SDxCentral

The group is named for the Australian Logrunner, a bird that is ?uniquely adapted? to forage and search, says Scalyr's Dave McAllister.

Red Hat survey finds we're living in an open-source world  ZDNet

Red Hat's new survey of enterprise businesses reveals a world where almost everyone has joined the open-source bandwagon.

What Is the State of Enterprise Open-Source Software?  eWeek

eWEEK DATA POINTS: Red Hat's annual State of Enterprise Open Source report reveals that some organizations are still concerned about security, though ...

Open Source vs. Open Core: What's the Difference?  CMSWire

What is the difference between open source and open core, and is one better for your business than the other?

Open Source Is Eternal  Linux Journal

Open source has won the present, but what about the future? In the March 2018 issue of Linux Journal, I wrote an article taking a look back over the previous ...

Open source use grows 68% as corporations buy into the software solution  CIO Dive

post · share · tweet. Dive Brief: Almost one in three IT leaders say open source is very important to the enterprise and "a negligible 1% dismisses" it altogether, ...

This Open Source Software Could Make Museum Websites More Accessible  Artsy

A program developed by the Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago helps people with vision loss navigate art organizations' websites.

SD Times Open-Source Project of the Week: code-server  SDTimes.com

This week's highlighted open-source project makes it easy for developers to use VS Code on the go. Code-server is a VS Code instance developed by Coder ...

Adobe Flash security tool Flashmingo debuts in open source community  ZDNet

Flashmingo can be used to automatically search for Flash vulnerabilities and weaknesses.

How open source can survive the cloud  VentureBeat

Open source has been the backbone of cloud innovation for the past decade, from Linux and MySQL to Kubernetes, Spark, Presto, and MongoDB. But recent ...

Should Your LMS Be Open Source or Closed Source?  ATD

When beginning the LMS evaluation process, you must first choose whether to use an open-source or closed-source learning management system.

Spy on your smart home with this open source research tool  TechCrunch

Researchers at Princeton University have built a web app that lets you (and them) spy on your smart home devices to see what they're up to. The open source ...

Google is challenging Amazon in the cloud by partnering with open-source companies instead of competing with them  CNBC

Google will give cloud customers an easier way to use open-source tools from companies like Elastic and MongoDB.

Google Takes a Friendlier Path to Open Source Than Amazon  Motley Fool

Google makes a move designed to lure the open-source community to its side.

Chef goes 100% open source  TechCrunch

Chef, the popular automation *service*, today announced that it is open-sourcing all of its software under the Apache 2 license. Until now, Chef used an open core ...

Making digital tissue imaging better: Biomedical researchers develop first open-source, quality-control review tool for fast-growing digital pathology field  Science Daily

A low-tech problem troubles the high-tech world of digital pathology imaging: There are no reliable standards for the quality of digitized tissue slides comprising ...

How Apache Grows the Open-Source Software Market  eWeek

eWEEK DATA POINTS: The Apache Software Foundation is celebrating its 20th anniversary, as it continues to help develop and promote open-source software ...

OpenStack Stein: A new cool drink of open-source cloud  ZDNet

The latest version of OpenStack is more container and telecom friendly than ever.

Subscription service Splice attracts $105M in funding by treating music like open-source code  Crain's New York Business

For Jonathan Dagan, a two-time Grammy-nominated electronic music producer who goes by the name J.Views, working with Splice is like having "the most ...

On The Block with Parity's CEO: Snowden, open-source businesses, and surviving the hack - The Block  The Block Crypto

For all the roadblocks Jutta Steiner has faced in her time as Parity's CEO, she's a notable optimist. Despite overseeing the development of a billion-dollar project ...

12 open-source tools that make Docker better  InfoWorld

From bringing GUIs to Docker tools to using Docker to streamline development and testing, these 12 projects help float Docker's boat.

Comet is an open source Windows Disk Cleanup clone  Ghacks Technology News

Comet is a new open source program for Windows that replicates functionality of the trusted Disk Cleanup tool of Windows.

Open Source Furniture: Download, Print And Build Online  ArchDaily

Let's suppose you need a bookcase. Years ago, you would probably search the furniture stores or antique shops in your town. Today you are more likely to open ...

Open Source Atom Editor Eases Code Reviews  ADT Magazine

The open source Atom text/code editor from GitHub is seeking to ease the code review process, hoping to relieve some developer anxiety resulting from pull ...

Kubernetes Automates Open-Source Deployment  TV Technology

Whether for television broadcast and video *content* creation, delivery or transport of streamed media, they all share a common element, that is the technology ...

"Open source" companies are playing games with licensing to sneak in proprietary code, freeze out competitors, fight enclosure  Boing Boing

Writing new software licenses is a seemingly irresistible vice in the free and open source world, and the decades since the first GPL have been filled with bitter ...

New Open Source Tool Formats Big Data for TensorFlow  ADT Magazine

LinkedIn open sourced a tool it developed to convert Apache Spark-based Big Data into a format consumable by TensorFlow, the popular open source platform ...

Google Ups Ante Against AMZN, MSFT & IBM in Open-Source Game  Zacks.com

Alphabet's (GOOGL) Google Cloud is on a partnership spree with open-source software companies to strengthen cloud offerings.

Rasa raises $13 million for open source conversational AI tools  VentureBeat

Rasa, a Berlin, Germany-based startup developing conversational AI tools, has raised $13 million in venture capital funding.

Deputy mayor moves Grenoble toward free and open-source software  Shareable

This article was adapted from our latest book, "Sharing Cities: Activating the Urban Commons.

Debunking the open source sustainability myth  TechRepublic

Open source vendors are draping themselves in the flag of "sustainability" to try to garner support against AWS--it's not working. Here's why open source ...

Binance Labs Grants $45000 to 3 Open-Source Blockchain Startups  CoinDesk

Binance Labs, the investment arm of cryptocurrency exchange Binance, has awarded grants of $15,000 each to three startups developing open-source ...

Why the Apache Unomi Open-Source Customer Data Platform Is Worth a Look  CMSWire

Customer experience (CX) demands personalization, and personalization requires access to a wide variety of customer data. Today, that data is commonly ...

Why corporate acquisitions could be good for the open source community  The Next Web

Open source is all over the media, IBM announced its acquisition of Red Hat, one of the largest in tech history, for $34 billion. Microsoft announced its agreement ...

Binance Labs Grants $45,000 to Three Open-Source Projects  Cointelegraph

News. Binance Labs, the investment arm of major cryptocurrency exchange Binance, has granted $45,000 to three different projects. The news was announced ...

The New York Times has released an open-source tool to let you manage all your internal knowledge more easily  Nieman Journalism Lab at Harvard

The means for creating (and maintaining) a documentation site ? or a style guide, or a knowledge base, or any other set of information frequently used as a ...

Open source is free ? yeah, right!  Diginomica

Open source code is supposedly free. Factor in the potential impact of open source licences on the ownership and potential revenues of applications ...

Configuration Management Tool Chef Announces to go 100% Open Source  It's FOSS

Popular software configuration management tool Chef has announced that it is going to be 100% open source. Isn't it a good news?

Eight Sectors That Could Benefit From Open Source Programs  Forbes

Members of Forbes Technology Council explain the pros of open source software and which business types could benefit most from it.

China Unicom's big bet on open source  TechRepublic

China Unicom, the leading Chinese telco, is going big on Alluxio, Apache Spark, and other top open source projects.

Leading DevOps program Chef goes all in with open source  ZDNet

Some companies are wriggling out of open-source to maximize their profits. DevOps powerhouse Chef, however, is abandoning open-core to go all in with open ...

Microsoft Now Offers Accessibility Insights as Open Source Code  eWeek

Accessibility Insights, which is available for Windows or for web use, allows developers to fix accessibility issues early in the dev cycle.

ColorID discusses how open-source solutions can enable more options for campuses  CR80News

ColorID's David Stallsmith discusses the options at a university's disposal should it decide to pursue open-source hardware and software solutions.

Download Navi is a free and open source Android download manager that supports phones, Android TV, and Chrome OS  XDA Developers

The simple and fairly transparent download manager is one of Android's many advantages. Though it is miles better than any competitor can offer on mobile, ...

New Open-source Software Predicts Impacts of Extreme Events on Grids  R & D Magazine

Free software helps utilities and government agencies plan for and mitigate potential outages from hurricanes, ice storms or earthquakes.

Why the mobile edge needs open source to overcome its pitfalls (Reader Forum)  RCR Wireless News

A growing number of operators are coming across a challenge when they look to scale services to the mobile edge - portability is a headache.

Best Open Source Tools for Staying on Top of Projects  Linux.com

The type of organizing tools you use to plan your projects can make your work routine more efficient and improve your productivity. A project management ...

Google Is Launching "Season of Docs" To Help Improve Open-Source Documentation  Phoronix

Google's Summer of Code is embarking on its 14th year of encouraging student developers to get involved with open-source development. Complementary to ...

Aptiv Releases Comprehensive Open-Source Automated Vehicle Data Set  Forbes

Aptiv has released a comprehensive set of automated driving training data including camera, radar and lidar signals that has been fully annotated and labeled.

Albanian Open Source Conference OSCAL is Looking for Speakers  It's FOSS

The sixth installment of Albanian Open Source Community's annual conference OSCAL (Open Source Conference Albania) is scheduled for 18th & 19th May, ...

Hoping to Spur ?Learning Engineering,? Carnegie Mellon Will Open-Source Its Digital-Learning Software  EdSurge

In an unusual move intended to shake up how college teaching is done around the world, Carnegie Mellon University today announced that it will give ...

Open-Source Counterparty Pushes Blockchain Capabilities Beyond Money Transfers  CardRates.com

In a Nutshell: Blockchain technology has long been associated with financial services, but the open-source Counterparty project is proving that any business can ...

The Emulator In Capcom's Home Arcade Is Stirring Controversy  Kotaku

The Capcom Home Arcade, a plug-and-play fight stick that comes with classic arcade games pre-installed on it, was announced earlier this week, causing a ...

Open-Source and Developer Friendly Chatbot Company, Rasa, Raises $13M Led by Accel  Voicebot.ai

Rasa announced today it has raised $13 million in a Series A round of funding led by Accel, with participation from Basis Set Ventures, Open AI's Greg ...

Security flaw in French government messaging app exposed confidential conversations  TechCrunch

The French government just launched its own messaging app called Tchap in order to protect conversations from hackers, private companies and foreign ...

Xen 4.12 Improves Open-Source Hypervisor Virtualization Security  eWeek

The open-source Xen Project announced the 4.12 release of its namesake hypervisor virtualization technology on April 2, providing organizations and cloud ...

Mozilla's Open Source Browser Tool Iodide Can Be A Gamechanger For Data Scientists  Analytics India Magazine

Iodide is designed to make Web-based scientific communication and computation more accessible to scientists by bringing them a low friction iterative workflow.

DotCMS 5.1 Released, WordPress Keeps Growing and More Open Source News  CMSWire

dotCMS 5.1 has been released with a range of enhancements aimed at both marketers and developers. The open source Java CMS now offers "Edit Mode ...

Keeping the lights on when the grid takes a hit  GCN.com

The open-source Severe Contingency Solver software can help government agencies better plan for power outages caused by extreme events.

Nvidia to publish open source version of Quake II RTX  HEXUS

Follows the rapturous reception of the Quake II RTX - Demo Walk-through at GTC 2019.

Linux Foundation aims to improve the sustainability and security of open source projects | The Daily Swig  The Daily Swig

Subhra Kar discusses how CommunityBridge will provide smaller open source developers with resources usually restricted to the big guns.

Developing The Ultimate Open Source Radio Control Transmitter  Hackaday

While we've come a long way in terms of opening up the world of radio control to open source software, a good deal of the hardware itself is still closed up.

Backdoor vulnerability in open source tool exposes thousands of apps to remote code execution  CyberScoop

Hackers have designed a back door into an open source framework that has been downloaded roughly 28 million times by building a malicious version that ...

Inside GitHub?s fight to protect devs from EU?s disastrous Copyright Reform  The Next Web

The EU will have a final vote on its controversial Copyright Reform and March 26. If it's passed, it could risk open source projects.

Digital Asset Goes Open Source as Firm Eyes Closer Ties With Hyperledger  CoinDesk

Blockchain startup Digital Asset is open sourcing its Digital Asset Modelling Language (DAML), the beating heart of projects like the partial re-plumbing of the ...

With its Elasticsearch distribution, Amazon Web Services sends more shockwaves through open-source software  GeekWire

Nobody really knows what lies ahead for the future of open-source software as cloud computing becomes the dominant force in enterprise tech, but the times are ...

Open source software helps researchers extract key insights from huge sensor datasets  Phys.Org

Professor Andreas Schütze and his team of experts in measurement and sensor technology at Saarland University have released a free data processing tool ...

How to install the OPNsense Firewall/Router distribution  TechRepublic

Need a dedicated firewall appliance? OPNsense is a free, open-source solution, ready to protect your network from intrusion.

Open-source textbooks lighten students' financial load  School News Network

GRCC students are using free, open-source textbooks and saving a total of more than $3 million this year. Students Matthew Grotenhuis and Hunter Crum say ...

flexiWAN Launches With Open Source SD-WAN Architecture  SDxCentral

A new startup is joining the SD-WAN space with an open architecture. The Israel-based company, flexiWAN, is seeking to solve some of the problems created by ...

First open source MIPS code is released  LinuxGizmos.com

Wave Computing has released its first open source MIPS ISA without license fees or royalties. The MIPS Open release includes the latest R6 version of the MIPS ...

Open Source: Why are there two caves behind John Sherman School on 39?  Richland Source

Richland Source readers asked us to find out about "caves" behind John Sherman Elementary School in the Mansfield City Schools District. We sent City Editor ...

CarGurus Engineers Do Their Part with Launch of Open Source Fund  PRNewswire

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., April 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- CarGurus, a leading automotive marketplace, today announced the launch of the CarGurus Open Source ...

How open source powers nuclear fusion research at JET  ComputerworldUK

A carbon-free future is looking brighter as funding was secured this week for the nuclear fusion experimental reactor, JET, which is at the forefront of research ...

The new Cloudera-Hortonworks Hadoop: 100 percent open source, 50 percent boring  ZDNet

How do you bring Hadoop to the AI, hybrid, and multi cloud era, making it so easy to use and reliable that it's boring? How do you build a sustainable business ...

Open Source Ionic Framework Woos PhoneGap Developers for Mobile Apps  ADT Magazine

Ionic, a six-year-old project seeking to make a bigger name for itself in the world of mobile app development, recently shipped an update to its major v4.0 release ...

Open Source Project Fosters Data Teamwork Best Practices  ADT Magazine

The Linux Foundation has added a new project to foster and advance best practices for data teamwork, borrowing from the Agile approach to software ...

Global Open Source Services Market Size, Growth, Trends, Top Players & Future Outlook In Near Years  TechZiffy

Global Open Source Services Market report provides the statistical analysis of ?Global Open Source Services Market: Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, ...

Goldman?s Trading Floor Is Going Open-Source?Kind of  The Wall Street Journal

Goldman Sachs plans to let outside engineers tinker with some of the code that its traders use to price securities, and analyze and manage risk.

Union of Adobe and Magento highlights role of open source in enterprise digital experience  SiliconANGLE News

What does $1.7 billion buy today? For Adobe Inc., the answer is a new cloud *service* based on an online retail system that processed $155 billion in annual ...

NVIDIA To Transform Quake II RTX Demo Into An Open Source Retro Gaming Classic  Hot Hardware

NVIDIA is planning to publish an open source version of Quake II RTX, a mod for Quake II that features real-time ray tracing and HDR visuals.

Global Open Source Services Market 2019 Segmented by Application, and Geography-Trends, Growth and Forecast 2023  Gadget247News

The latest report on 'Global Open Source Services market' Added by MRS Research Group provides a concise analysis of the industry size, revenue forecast ...

Block.one Releases Open-Source Software for Crypto Wallet Ecosystem  CryptoGlobe

Block.one, the Cayman Islands-registered software technology firm responsible for the initial development of EOS, a leading platform for building decentralized ...

Unified Transform Open-source School Management Platform  Laravel News

Unified Transform is an open-source school management platform built with Laravel 5.5 (current LTS) and available on GitHub: We like to challenge the quality ...

CloudBees acquires Electric Cloud to build out its software delivery management platform  TechCrunch

CloudBees, the enterprise continuous integration and delivery *service* (and the biggest contributor to the Jenkins open-source automation server), today ...

Open source drug research to open up medicine  News - The University of Sydney

Universal access to medicine could come via open source drug discovery, argues lecturer Dr Alice Motion. Find out how this could work here.

Open Source: Has Richland County ever considered paying people to move here?  Richland Source

After seeing stories about other cities and states paying people to move there, one Richland Source reader had a question: Has Richland County, specifically ...

Jack Dorsey: Square Will Pay Bitcoin Devs To Build Open-Source Ecosystem  Bitcoinist

Twitter and Square CEO Jack Dorsey has revealed a major scheme to pay developers to build out the Bitcoin ecosystem with open source technology. Dorsey ...

The Sexist Trolls Doubting Black Hole Researcher Katie Bouman Need to Learn to Code  Motherboard

The harassment campaign against one of the researchers who helped photograph a black hole isn't just sexist, it's technically simplistic and inaccurate.

How Google is helping preserve the world's most important places  Mashable

3D mapping and rendering of historic locations can help with renovation, and create a record in the case of disaster, like the Notre Dame fire.

12 DevOps Tools for 2019 Worth Checking Out  CMSWire

DevOps use is increasing and with it so are the available tools to get the job done. These can make or break your development cycle, so choose wisely.

How to Find Ethical Alternatives to Almost Every App or Service  Lifehacker

We love the convenience and feature-rich nature of the apps and products big corporations can offer you, but we're also proponents of personal autonomy and ...

Ubuntu 19.04 Lands: Here?s What?s New  Computer Business Review

Canonical has released Ubuntu 19.04, the latest iteration of the open source Linux distribution, with a range of infrastructure-focussed upgrades including ...

Carnegie Mellon to make digital learning tools open source  Inside Higher Ed

Carnegie Mellon University's Open Learning Initiative plans to make dozens of software tools it has developed to enable "learning engineering" freely available ...

Easter 2019: Which restaurants are open?  WFTV Orlando

Easter is a day to spend with family and friends. And if you don't want to spend that time in the kitchen rushing to get a meal together, plenty of restaurants will be ...

Easter 2019: Are Macy's, Walmart, Kohl's or Target open on Easter?  Boston 25 News

Here is a look at the stores planning to be open and those planning to close on Easter Sunday. >> Read more trending news. Be sure to check with local ...

Ethereum Ecosystem: Open Source Sustainability Talks Pick Up Steam  Blockonomi

This week, Gitcoin co-founder Kevin Owocki gave a presentation at CoinFund's monthly Rabbithole Talks on open source sustainability efforts.

Ubuntu 19.04 released with focus on open infrastructure, developer desktop, and IoT  Daily Host News

Ubuntu 19.04 'Disco Dingo' is finally here. Canonical has released the latest version of Ubuntu with a focus on open infrastructure deployments, developer ...