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Welcome to the open source renaissance

In the span of just a few years, open source has produced businesses that are incredibly attractive to the investment community. In 2012, open source venture investment jumped 80 percent over the prior year with $553 million invested, compared to $307 million in 2011. 844 more words

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Opening up the Box: The file-sharer gives out developer goodies

Box needs all of the help it can get in preparing for its debut on the public market, and it’s turning to open-source for an assist. 267 more words


Custom Android Firmware For Your Phone Or Tablet PC

This Is A Long Overdue Post That Should Have Done Eons Ago. But Never Got Around To Doing It Simply Because Of My Skepticism Towards The Android Operating System Itself. 547 more words

The Inner Workings


FOSDEM is a free annual event for open source communities to meet, share ideas and collaborate. This year, it was held at ULB in Brussels and featured a software defined radio devroom with talks from a range of different open source software radio projects. 404 more words

Open Source Communities

Tektronix data in Python

In the Photonics and Quantum Optics lab, I’ve made open-source a high priority. With that in mind, we’ve written software to interface with many of our instruments. 185 more words


Reason for Being

The Cramer Project was conceived to solve a problem. The problem it attempts to solve is a standardized open source Java framework for interacting with the Science of Quantitative Finance. 133 more words