Archive for September, 2010

Open Source Communities and Contributor Agreement: it’s all about Trust

Wednesday, September 15th, 2010

Recently I’ve noticed a debate about Open Source Communities and Contributor Agreements. Simon Phipps, in his post, says that “Contributor agreements that aggregate the copyrights of open source code in favour of a single corporate sponsor are a sure sign of a community where one member has more rights than the rest. And equality is […]

GeoBI @ FOSS4G-2010

Monday, September 6th, 2010

FOSS4G, the global and annual conference hosted by OSGeo in venues all around the globe, will be held this week (from Monday 6th through Thursday 9th September) in Bracellona (Spain). It will address as usual the needs of users and developers alike. BTW this year it intends also to bridge the gap between the suits […]