DevCoin – cryptocurrency to support open source development

Devcoin is an open source project designed to support open source projects through the use of a dedicated crypto currency. Crypto currency is a new form of digital money which is decentralized and runs on a distributed network of computers. Cryptographic techniques are used to secure the network and each individual’s funds, while open source […]

Why can't open source companies provide enough bandwidth so people can download their products?

I’ve never ever understood.. or appreciated.. why it is that a $1bn company like Firefox for example.. somehow can’t AFFORD to provide enough bandwidth for their users to download. I’ve been using Firefox 4 / 5 for the past couple of months.. and it just drives me crazy. I can’t wait to get easier ‘share […]

67 Open Source Replacements for Really Expensive Applications – Datamation

I think it is sad that people actually think that mysql is a replacement for sql server. Anyone who claims that mysql is competitive knows nothing about databases. Sql server is more free than mysql!!! Sql server express is better than any edition of crystal reports! http://www.datamation.com/open-source/67-open-source-replacements-for-really-expensive-applications-1.html