Tagged With Open Source

Data science startup Pachyderm, which just raised $16 million, says remote work has been 'a massive benefit' to its business


GitHub, the world's largest open-source software site, just had mounds of data stored in the permafrost chamber of an old coal mine deep in an Arctic mountain for 1,000 years


FarmBot automates tending, weeding, and watering a garden and makes it as easy as playing a video game to feed a family of 4 — here's how it works



Twitter is dropping coding terms like 'master' and 'slave' after 2 engineers led an internal effort to press for change


'Weasels have eaten our phone system' — Citi customers trying to call customer service were met with the same odd prompt


New data security startup Open Raven just launched out of stealth to tackle the next big security challenge: helping companies find where their data actually is and preventing the next big data breach



Linus Torvalds, creator of the Linux operating system, warned developers not to use an Oracle-owned file system because of the company's 'litigious nature'


Here’s why 8.5 million users love Visual Studio Code, the free software that’s helping Microsoft win over programmers in the cloud wars with Amazon


Why investors are starting to make big bets on Spinnaker, a Netflix-started software project that could be the next big thing in cloud computing


Sentry, a startup co-founded by a former Dropbox engineer that helps developers run more reliable code, just raised $40 million


React, a popular open source project that started at Facebook, is adopting a new code of conduct after several people on Twitter called out racism in the community


Startup founders who sold their last 3 companies just got $28 million for a fourth, to build a business from a popular project started by Google and Netflix engineers



Facebook had to invent a totally new programming language, Move, for its Libra cryptocurrency project because no other language was up to the task


This open source messaging startup raised $50 million to take on Slack and Microsoft Teams and rope in customers who care a lot about privacy


Everything you need to know about React, a project started at Facebook that now helps Twitter, Pinterest, and Asana keep their apps looking good and working great


5 years ago, Google gave away a cloud-computing project. Now people love it so much they're celebrating its anniversary in Spain.



Programmers are constantly pressured to overwork themselves. These two companies have a brilliant plan to change that.



VCs just invested $8 million into this startup that gave away its software for free because they noticed how much people loved it


Elon Musk hints that the web browsers in Tesla cars are going to get a lot better, thanks to technology created by Google