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Trump blacklist sees Google restrict some Huawei business

The Chinese tech giant will reportedly lose access to updates to Google's Android operating system and future Huawei smartphones will not have access to the Google Play Store.


Microsoft OS platform aims to make elections more secure

Microsoft's new open source platform is designed to make elections less vulnerable to vote rigging and manipulation.


Red Hat joins the big league

The future of technology will be hybrid, multi-cloud, says Red Hat, as its acquisition by IBM moves closer to finalisation.

25 Apr

Mozilla WebThings takes IOT open source

Interoperability has long been a major stumbling block for widespread adoption of IOT. Now Mozilla has announced a breakthrough.


Open source use in enterprise up almost 70%

A Red Hat-sponsored survey found open source software is moving strongly into areas previously dominated by proprietary solutions.

Apr 10, 2019

Google Cloud backs open source community with partnerships

New Google Cloud chief Thomas Kurian announces strategic partnerships with seven leading open source companies.

Apr 5, 2019

SUSE poised for growth with new owner

The newly-independent open source company is looking forward to pursuing its own strategy under a new owner, it says.

Apr 3, 2019

What do MS Calculator and NSA's security tool have in common?

Both were open-sourced last month - and the impact of these moves could be significant.

Mar 11, 2019

Massive growth in open source adoption in 2018

A Snyk report reveals how large the growth in development and uptake of open source software has been in the past year.

Mar 6, 2019

Obsidian celebrates open source milestone

As the company celebrates its 24-year anniversary, it says part of the shift to open source acceptance can be attributed to the increasing importance of data.


The Linux Foundation brings order to the edge

A new organisation, LF Edge, aims to develop an open, interoperable framework for IOT and edge computing.

Jan 21, 2019

GitHub calls for input on open source sustainability

GitHub wants open source software developers and maintainers to share the difficulties and challenges they face in ensuring the sustainability of their projects.

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