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BIRT.. open source data visualization

And since we are on the open source subject, heres BIRT… as they claim on their website “...BIRT is an open source software project that provides the BIRT technology platform to create data visualizations and reports that can be embedded into rich client and web applications, especially those based on Java and Java EE.”


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Scratch.. teach your kids programming

You can check out the language Scratch developed by MIT in order to teach kids how to program. Its fun and easy for kids and adults to create things for the home computer. 15 more words

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Open Source

Open source is the inevitable future for coding and software. It is one of the most important characteristics of the changes that society will undergo as a result of the Internet, which itself was borne of “public-domaining” of its technology. 641 more words

How to fix a bug in an open-source project

So, you’ve found a bug in an open-source project. First off: don’t panic! This is perfectly normal. Software is written by humans, and humans make mistakes. 3,531 more words

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I made a thing!

I wrote this text-based adventure script to introduce some basic Linux commands. It’s mainly for the Linux thingy I’m doing on Friday with the Plant Yourself In STEM event, but it’s probably useful to more people than that. 100 more words

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Getting Started in Open Source

Last week I have met several college students who are willing to contribute to open source but do not know where to start from. Few years ago I was in the same boat. 721 more words

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Lessons learned: Gephi not starting up

Scenario: When using Ubuntu Trusty (14.04.3LTS) Gephi 0.82 initializes but gets stuck on “Loading Cached Objects”

Solution: The default Gephi startup bash script does not correctly initialize the JAVA path (it uses… 34 more words

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