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The real number of open source developers

Are there really more than 40 million software developers on GitHub? Not even close

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3 models for open source governance

How to balance makers and takers to scale and sustain open source projects, companies, and ecosystems (part 4)

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3 suggestions for stronger open source projects

How to balance makers and takers to scale and sustain open source projects, companies, and ecosystems (part 5)

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How takers hurt makers in open source

How to balance makers and takers to scale and sustain open source projects, companies, and ecosystems (part 2)

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Open source and the free-rider problem

How to balance makers and takers to scale and sustain open source projects, companies, and ecosystems (part 3)

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A cure for unfair competition in open source

How to balance makers and takers to scale and sustain open source projects, companies, and ecosystems (part 1)

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Microsoft unveils Kubernetes, microservices projects

Dapr and OAM open source projects provide building blocks for microservices and a specification for cloud-native applications

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What’s the Go language really good for?

Understand the strengths, weaknesses, use cases, and future directions of Google's hit programming language

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Facebook’s Hydra simplifies Python development

Open source framework replaces boilerplate code in complex apps with the ability to compose and override configurations

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The best open source software of 2019

InfoWorld recognizes the leading open source projects for software development, cloud computing, data analytics, and machine learning

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Review: Elasticsearch 7 soars with SQL, search optimizations

Across-the-board upgrade beefs up query capabilities, boosts cluster performance, and simplifies cluster configuration

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Sun Microsystems founders celebrate legacy

At a recent Sun reunion, founders Scott McNealy and Bill Joy weigh in on machine learning, mobile, Facebook, and politics in tech

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LLVM 9.0.0 arrives with major improvements

LLVM compiler infrastructure project delivers optimizations for memory, pattern matching, and C++

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12 Pythons for every programming need

Whether its speed, memory safety, portability, a micro footprint, data tools, or something else, one of these Python distros probably has it

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Should open source licenses fight evil?

New open source licenses attempt to legislate what we can and cannot do with software. Problem is, that’s not open

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What’s new in Kubernetes 1.16

Kubernetes 1.16 brings the general availability of Custom Resource Definitions and improvements to volume management, metrics, and Windows support

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4 Python test frameworks to crush your bugs

There’s more than one way to write, run, and maintain unit tests for your Python apps. These are four of the best

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Should open source software advertise?

Funding open source has never been more important. It’s also never been harder

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