Realising their own hypocrisy, the biggest open source coding hub iron out the creases in their licensing policy with handy tools.
The timing was perfect – at OSCON, the Open Source Initiative have open its doors to all
New Open Source Initiative President Simon Phipps has acted quickly in his tenure adding five new organisation as Affiliate Members – including Wikimedia and the community behind LibreOffice.
In the midst of reform, the OSI gets the perfect man as president to oversee it
The Open Source Initiative announces affiliate program as they reform into a member-based organisation
The first release of Seam JCR Module and TestNG 6.0 released.
Microsoft, Apple, EMC and Oracle appear to have withdrawn their proposal to acquire 882 Novell patents.
PLUS, is the Novell acquisition endangering open source?
PLUS, Avro serialisation system adds new methods to server interface and Pax Exam 1.2.2.
Open Core is currently the hot topic in the blogosphere. We take a look at where Open Core comes from, and the arguments for and against it as a business model.
The OSI to draw up a new, member-led governance charter.
Following a disagreement over licensing, Simon Phipps has announced that Google’s WebM CODEC project will now be released under the […]
Google accuse the Open Source Initiative of not being ‘open’ enough in WebM licensing fall-out.
A few days after leaving his post as Chief Open Source Officer at Sun/Oracle, Simon Phipps has been elected as […]