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The Open Governance Index

June 15, 2014

The Open Governance Index, measures the relative openness of 8 major open source projects, from Android to WebKit, across four governance criteria: development, access, community and derivatives. Source

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OpenStack History

May 24, 2014

Read more: http://www.rackspace.com/blog/happy-1st-birthday-openstack/ Source

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Evolution of the Android Market

April 27, 2014

Following the success of Apple’s App Store is no easy task, but the Android Market has proven to be a worthy competitor. Android’s open-source nature and selection of phones has attracted developers and consumers alike, with more than 150 million Android devices activated worldwide and over 295,000 apps available in the Android Market as of […]

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A Brief History of Free and Open Source Software

February 8, 2014

Open source software has gone through many stages in the last 40 years. This infographic takes a look at the battles open source advocates have won and the obstacles they’ve dealt with since the 1970’s.

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The Open Data Movement

January 17, 2014

The evolution and role of API in building influential and essential tools and applications for web users, plus the demographics of public data usage around the world. Source

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Open Source, Open World: Open Standards Throughout the Globe

December 20, 2013

The concept of open sharing of technological information has enabled the sharing of many things on the internet but this concept existed long before computers. In 1905 a group of automakers actively fought an engine patent and the concept of sharing has continued. Follow this timeline through the years and the different areas of open […]

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The State of Open Source Adoption

December 3, 2013

Goal: Highlight assumptions and myths that the proprietary community might be exhisting under, namely, that open source was somehow inferior to proprietary software. The big shocker and the main reason for the graphic was the figure that 98% of enterprise businesses were using open source platforms. Aftermath: TBD Source

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History of Open Source Coding and the Open Cloud

November 11, 2013

Read more: http://www.rackspace.com/blog/open-cloud-computing-history-of-open-source-coding-and-the-open-cloud/ Source

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Open Source: The Affordable Future of College Textbooks

January 20, 2013

This infographic provides an explanation of what open source textbooks are and how this technology will help students to save money on textbooks. Source

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Linux: Then and Now

December 29, 2012

From 1992, when developers working on the Linux kernel numbered 100, to 2011, where Linux users hope for more success of the Linux platform. Source

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What is Drupal?

August 6, 2012

Have you ever wonder how many Drupal websites are there? What about Drupal modules and themes? Ever wanted to know how has Drupal evolved since it was created? Source