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27 12, 2014

What Does Open Source Mean ?

By |2014-12-29T11:36:44+00:00December 27th, 2014|Programming|Comments Off on What Does Open Source Mean ?

Open source is a term used to describe a certain type of development method. Open source development means that everything related to the code that makes up the software is free for people to inspect and see. This is very different to the typical development method you would see in most software which is closed source. In closed source development the original code that was written for the software is [...]

18 11, 2014

Getting involved in Open Source Projects

By |2014-11-18T13:43:29+00:00November 18th, 2014|Software|Comments Off on Getting involved in Open Source Projects

For those of you that are not familiar with the term open source, it refers to a model of development that allows anyone to view, edit and distribute the source code for the project. Open source is a fantastic way to get software projects developed quickly and it tends to grow communities around those projects because everyone is able to get involved and help with various parts of the projects. [...]