Daily links for 09/03/2010
Open Source Cloud APIs Vie For Dominance | NetworkWorld.com Community
“With Cloud Computing being the biggest thing on the technology horizon, there is a huge race shaping up over which API will allow clouds to talk to each other. Like many other sectors in tech, the open source community has several hats in this ring, any one of which could wind up the winner. This much is sure, one of the biggest inhibitors to wider cloud adoption is a lack of standards from one cloud provider to another. So a unifying standard that all cloud providers follow is seen as a trigger point to even greater cloud adoption.”
60 Open Source and Free Mac Apps | Mac.AppStorm
“We regularly feature commercial software on AppStorm, so decided it was time to bring a roundup of completely free (and often open source) apps to your attention. If you’re on a budget, you’ll be pleased to know that a variety of great OS X software is available free.”
25 Free Mac Apps That Will Boost Your Productivity – Smashing Magazine
“There are many applications that can help you work faster and efficiently. Though, not many applications come cheap. For this post we tried to digg deep to find the best selection of free and/or open source Mac applications that will help you be a more efficient designer. We’re covering from application launchers, GTD (Getting Things Done) to design utilities that can help you focus on what’s important: create.”
open source mac | windows
“open source and indie software for mac and windows”
eGov monitor – A Policy Dialogue Platform | Promoting Better Governance
“A quarter of the projects available on the European Commission’s software development site, the OSOR Forge, 47 out of 183 projects, are published using the EUPL. On Sourceforge, a commercial venture for open source software development based in the US, the licence is now selected by 49 projects. One year ago there were none.
The EUPL was written to be used for distributing open source software applications built for or by the European Commission.”
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