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PCWorld

PCWorld
Thu, 16 Jul 2015 11:56:15 -0700

Depending on your Linux distribution, this forbidden software may be easy to install—or require jumping through some hoops. This stuff is roped off for several reasons. Many Linux distributions don't want to distribute closed-source software, so the ...

Business Today

BetaNews
Tue, 14 Jul 2015 19:35:01 -0700

While using closed-source software is sacrilege to many Linux users, remember, Flash itself is closed-source. If you need Flash for whatever reason, your beliefs about using partially closed-source Chrome is moot. Do you use Flash on your Linux machine?

The VAR Guy

The VAR Guy
Mon, 20 Jul 2015 08:09:41 -0700

Yet, in contrast to the world of closed-source software, a great deal of collaboration in the open source community takes place between individuals who deal purely in code, not personalities. Despite all this, the few available measures suggest that ...

Computable

Computable
Wed, 01 Jul 2015 04:31:37 -0700

Open source software en open standaarden lijken zo'n logische keuze voor de overheid. Toch stamt de Motie-Vendrik alweer uit 2002, die het gebruik van open source in de publieke sector moest gaan stimuleren. Bij gebrek aan een dwingend karakter ...

opensource.com

opensource.com
Fri, 10 Jul 2015 02:14:16 -0700

There's not the same friction with closed-source software that there once was, and as such developers often opt for practicality over purity. Developers contribute to open source because they want to build cool things, and they believe it's the best ...

TechWeekEurope UK

TechWeekEurope UK
Thu, 16 Jul 2015 00:00:58 -0700

... recently announced a mandate that the 'Government of India shall endeavour to adopt Open Source Software in all e-Governance systems implemented by various Government organizations, as a preferred option in comparison to Closed Source Software'.

Metropolitan Corporate Counsel

Metropolitan Corporate Counsel
Fri, 17 Jul 2015 09:40:48 -0700

You don't have to have been around in the days of TV with only 13 channels and news cycles measured in days rather than minutes to have noticed the rapid and wide-ranging expansion of digital media in recent years – from the continued development of ...
 
Android Community
Mon, 16 Feb 2015 03:41:57 -0800

The final line of the story of the ugly breakup between OnePlus and Cyanogen is yet to be written – it's a very public spat that is now fodder for tech blogs and industry pundits alike. OnePlus is now pushing for what has now been revealed as a closed ...
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