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Viejo cine de verano para entender el software libre

¿Existen aún los cines de verano? Recuerdo cuando iba con mis amiguetes a ver “pelis antiguas” bajo la noche estrellada. ¡Se podían comer pipas! En mi viaje al MSR 2012 me sorprendió ver muchos MacBook, y todos con la luz … Continue reading

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Apache Software Foundation: roles and community organization

As part of my homework for the Master on Libre Software that I am studying, some classmates and me made a series of videos about the Apache Software Foundation. We try to explain the different roles in this wide libre … Continue reading

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Raphael Hertzog’s “People behind Debian” interviews to learn about libre software contributors

Raphael Hertzog is a free software developer (Debian developer since 1998) and he also writes books and documentation about free software. He writes a blog mostly about Debian and Ubuntu, and I would like to present his interviews to people … Continue reading

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Reasons for using, developing and promoting libre software in Education

I work in a Public University as IT technical assistant. Today I received a Christmas card with this text inside of it: “The principle goal of education in the schools should be creating men and women who are capable of … Continue reading

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The Economic Motivation of Open Source Software (by Dirk Riehle)

When someone begins to learn about the existence of libre software and discovers that nowadays many successful projects are driven by companies, new questions arise: How open source software business can be economically sustainable? Which are the motivations of companies … Continue reading

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Contributing to free software – to write code or not to write code? (part 1)

I am  a free software user and student. The more that I read and learn about free software communities, the more that I discover really well done software applications, the more that I get surprised about how so many people … Continue reading

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Contributing to free software – to write code or not to write code? (part 2)

I am a free software user and student. The more that I read and learn about free software communities, the more that I discover really well done software applications, the more that I get surprised about how so many people … Continue reading

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