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6 news items

 
opensource.com
Wed, 01 Oct 2014 02:00:00 -0700

And there are practically no end users who produce closed source software and give it out to others. In the world of closed source software you have vendors and you have buyers and that's it. But in the world of open source you have a much more dynamic ...

InfoWorld

InfoWorld
Tue, 30 Sep 2014 03:04:33 -0700

That said, I've always called BS on the idea that the ability for anyone to review open source code means it will always be more secure than closed source software. Even before the latest contrarian example of the Bash Shellshock vulnerability, the ...

eSecurity Planet

eSecurity Planet
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 07:24:39 -0700

As for the argument that closed source software from the likes of Microsoft could have been compromised by the NSA, the prize for the best comment goes to Arstechnica user weathertop. "Whether or not there is a back door for the NSA, or whatever ...
 
DigitalJournal.com
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 00:06:06 -0700

HealthWare Systems today announced a multi-year agreement with Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Center, a 128-bed hospital located in Mattoon, Illinois. Sarah Bush Lincoln will use ActiveDEFENDER, HealthWare Systems' closed-source software module for ...
 
CNET
Thu, 11 Sep 2014 08:52:39 -0700

The same with Windows or Mac OS or Adobe or any other closed source software. DouglasGJ 5pts. Now Apple has to come up/out with a program to eliminate this crap, U2 music, off Ipad/Ipod/IPhone etc..not just hide it behind Icloud! - Tha's BS! I have it ...
 
IT Business Net
Wed, 03 Sep 2014 19:15:00 -0700

Data mining software has a buyer power score of 4.2 out of 5, representing a high level of negotiation power for buyers. The rising sophistication and capabilities of open-source software (i.e. software with a source code that has been released to the ...
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