Alfresco Now Offers Cloud-based Open Source Document Management

Portals and KM

Alfresco started in 2005 and has been offering open enterprise content management (ECM) to an increasing number of clients to where they are now the largest open source content management company in the world. This is key today with the capabilities of open APIs.

Open source board game

Net-Map Toolbox

I’m still searching for a board game producer who can mass produce Net-Map boxes at the price and quality that makes sense. Today I found bluepanther , who look interesting and from their website I landed in a different universe that was unknown to me before: The world of Piecepack. “Flexible. Portable. Affordable. Public domain. The piecepack is a set of boardgame parts that can be used to design and play a wide variety of games. Anyone may design and publish a piecepack rule set.

Open Sourced Bright Ideas and Micro Support | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

From Eyebeam OpenLab comes and open source idea for making a cover for those glare-y compact fluorescent lightbulbs (CFLs) we are all installing to save energy. Hopefully the open source values continue past their participation in Eyebeam work.

Sueetie -.NET Open Source Online Community Development

Nancy White

My Vermont buddie, Dave Burke , was tantalizing me last September with the kit of open source.net tools he was blending into a community platform. Sueetie: The Future in.NET Open Source Online Community Development - Home Page. I also enjoyed the Manifesto: Sueetie is a movement that promotes the creation of online communities using.NET Open Source software. Sueetie developers write original code or leverage code from Open Source resources.

Contradiction #2 Open Source vs Closed Source

Governance in a Networked World

In my upcoming book I talk about the different management practices required for open source vs closed sourced software. I drew heavily from Eric Raymond's "The Cathedral and the Bazaar" article [link] In essence Ramond identifies open source like a Bazaar and closed source like a cathedral.and you can use your imagination to contrast these two environments!

BuddyPress, an open source competitor to FaceBook

Collaborative Thinking

At Today’s WordPress Camp in San Francisco - covered in detail by ZD’s Andrew Mager here - Founder Matt Mullenweg discussed impressive growth for WordPress.com and WordPress.org. Page views grew from 1.5 billion to 6.5 billion/month with 120-160 million unique visitors, including a third from heavyweight media sites. Worldwide two million new blogs have been created

No 10 petition urges open sourcing council software

Social Reporter

However, over on the No 10 petition site Adrian Short invites us help make sure that it may be possible to make those judgements in future, and spread the benefits of investment: We the undersigned petition the Prime Minister to ask the Communities Secretary to require that all software produced by councils under the Timely Information to Citizens project be released under an open source licence.

Lockheed Martin Launches Open-Source Social Networking Project - Application Development from eWeek

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Lockheed Martin, the nations largest defense contractor, has launched a new open-source project for enterprise social networking called Eureka Streams. Our framework is written in Java and is based onopen source projects such as GWT, Hibernate, Spring, and Lucene, to name a few."

Why is Open Source Software a good option for developing countries?

I collaborate, e-collaborate, we collaborate

The ecollaboration meeting in Amsterdam had the title: Going Open! and focused on Open Source, Open Access, Open Content, etc. Karsten Gerloff of the United Nations University UNU-Merit explained why open source software is a good option for developing countries.

Open source software in the courts

Making Sense With Facilitated Systems

I've written before about the merits I see in open source software and the problems I see with certain EULAs. Tonight I stumbled across a court case that seems to give strong support to the ideas of open source licensing. See Bruce Perens: A Big Change for Open Source , United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, 2008-1001, ROBERT JACOBSEN, Plaintiff-Appellant, v.

ShiftSpace | An Open Source layer above any webpage

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

ShiftSpace An open source layer above any webpage Install ShiftSpace easy 3 step installation | Version 0.14 | January 10, 2009 ShiftSpace (pronounced: § ) is an open source browser plugin for collaboratively annotating, editing and shifting the web.

Activity Streams, Socialism, & the Future of Open Source

Online Community Strategy

I saw an earlier version of Chris Messina’s activity streams presentation at SxSWi. Activity as context for social content is pretty interesting. via slideshare.net. Posted via web from Social Architect

Open Source Social Network Software List

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

skip to main | skip to sidebar Tweaking Website & Open Source Release All about tweaking website, open source, free software and free services Home Posts RSS Comments RSS Edit open source , social network , software - 1:08 PM - 1 komentar Open Source Social Network Software List Below im write link information about list open source social netwok softwares. Dolphin is free open source for social networks.

Sueetie: The Future in.NET Open Source Online Community Development - Home Page

Delicious/choconancy/online_community

A suite of open source community.net applications. Tags: open_source technology_stewardship online_community

Social Networking Goes Open Source With Insoshi

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Broadband Mechanics has always emphasized the openness of its PeopleAggregator platform, and even Ning , the most publicized DIY social networking company, will give you the underlying code if you request it. It’s not even the first Ruby on Rails project to go open source. reply Peter Armstrong - April 29th, 2008 at 7:49 pm PDT “…insists that the code he released under an MIT License in July 2007 should be considered the first RoR open source code.&#

Grou.ps Raises $1.1 Million And Goes Open Source - ReadWriteWeb

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Million And Goes Open Source Written by Frederic Lardinois / June 28, 2008 11:00 AM / 6 Comments « Prior Post Next Post » The San Francisco based social groupware provider Grou.ps Going Open Source In open-sourcing its application, Grou.ps

Lovd By Less -- Open Source Social Network -- Who loves you, baby?

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

User-to-User Messaging Profile Comments User Blogs with Comments Photo Gallery with Captions Site Search for Friends Profile Bio and Information User Dashboard (Recent Activity of Friends) Emailed Activity Flickr Integration YouTube Integration Ruby on Rails, Open Source Rails is a full-stack framework for developing database-backed web applications according to the Model-View-Control pattern. So we said we should just build an open source social network platform and give it away.

Wikia Open Sources Social Networking - Focused Networking Now Open to All - ReadWriteWeb

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

The ability to set up an Open Source social network is now available to anyone who can put a Mediawiki install on their servers. The Recent Changes display on GM is also quite nice but not being open sourced.

Wikia Open Sources Social Networking - Focused Networking Now Open to All

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

The ability to set up an Open Source social network is now available to anyone who can put a Mediawiki install on their servers. The Recent Changes display on GM is also quite nice but not being open sourced.

fOSSa2011, Coders and Sketchnotes

Nancy White

In Lyon, I really stepped into a new domain for me, Open Source Software (OSS) development. Conceptually, the discourse on Open Source makes a lot of sense to me. Next year the fOSSa theme is “archeology” looking back at the open source software movement.

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Community Equity Project

Collaborative Thinking

Nice to see progress - and integration with Liferay as well - Liferay continues to be an interesting open source project given it's recent direction to build out social capabilities. of the Community Equity open source project.

Donations as Revenue: Social Media Business Podcast

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Technorati Tags: age of stupid , chip in , chipin , donations , drupal , fundable , joomla , LAMP , monetize , Money , Online Communities , open source , paypal donate , pledgie , pligg , revenue , Social Media Business , social networks , sourceforge , whedonesque , wordpress.

Ad-Supported Open-Source Community Blogging Becomes Reality: OpenServing Is Here - Robin Good's Latest News

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Ad-Supported Open-Source Community Blogging Becomes Reality: OpenServing Is Here Social media defined the last year of developments across the web , with social bookmarking , news , networks and community blogging rising into the ascendant. So is open content writing.

Google Friend Connect now available for Drupal and Joomla

Collaborative Thinking

Now that Friend Connect is integrated with these popular open source CMS platforms, site owners can make registration easier for users and offer them a set of social features -- all without writing a single line of code.

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The Power of Pull + Social Business Edge + 140 Character Conference= ?

21st Century Organization

By participating and sharing Best Buy staff's expertise openly in Twitter, consumers generally benefit and through the value provided, the brand is strengthened and new customers emerges. Engage customers and stakeholders to innovate and co-create in an open world.

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Opening Up And Speeding Up Feeds

Collaborative Thinking

Google announced an open-source effort to improve the real-time notification capabilities of feed syndication: Real-Time Product Launch Recap - Digital Life Blog - InformationWeek. Anybody can run a hub , or anybody can ping (publish) or subscribe using open hubs.

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openid4.me

Collaborative Thinking

Tags: Open_Source Social Networking & Collaboration

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Fully Transparent Fundraising – The Plan and the Budget

Hildy Gottlieb

As we announced last week, we will be doing our year-end fundraising appeal entirely openly – sharing with you our strategy, our budget, our goals, our target audiences – everything! Building "Creating the Future" Fundraising Transparency / Open Source

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Community Equity, SunSpace, FOAF+SSL, & KiWi

Collaborative Thinking

If you are following open source developments related to social networks, communities, and/or the semantic web, these three efforts (Community Equity, FOAF+SSL, and Kiwi) should be of interest: CommunityEquity. Community Equity Open Source Milestone 1.1 Instead, in the SunSpace use case, the KiWi system will be more like an intelligent index that integrates content and data from already existing sources and offers additional value in the form of advanced services (e.g.

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Scholarship Stone Soup

Hildy Gottlieb

Building "Creating the Future" Education Transparency / Open SourceI say it a lot in this space – and in every space I can.

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Recruiting OUR Board!

Hildy Gottlieb

Must embrace open-source / transparently engaged decision-making. Tags: Boards / Governance Building "Creating the Future" Leadership Transparency / Open Source

3 Lessons in Changing the Way We See Things

Hildy Gottlieb

Transparency / Open SourceWhen we change the way we see things, things change. That has been the thread in all the lessons we learned from Creating the Future’s first ever Change-the-World Scholarship Campaign.

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Does Email Fundraising Really Raise Money?

Hildy Gottlieb

So that’s our plan – to share every step of this campaign, to share openly what works and what doesn’t. Building "Creating the Future" Capacity Building Fundraising Transparency / Open SourceI thought it was going to be easy.

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Building a Program by Engaging Community

Hildy Gottlieb

1) We committed to make all major decisions openly. Tags: Consulting Nonprofit Planning Transparency / Open Source On August 1, I embarked on a month of “semi-sabbatical,&# writing and exploring and planning and reading.

Collaborative Thinking: Social Software Vendor Roundup

Collaborative Thinking

Socialtext Traction Software TeamPage Twiki Open Source Social Bookmark Systems BEA Pathways Cogenz Connectbeam IBM Lotus Connections dogear component Scuttle Open source Feed Syndication Platforms Attensa KnowNow NewsGator Social Network & Community Sites Typically offer a mix of user profiles, blogs, wikis, social networking, etc.

Google: Already Putting SOPA into Action

Hildy Gottlieb

Transparency / Open SourceIf you use the internet at all today, you will notice something different. Wikipedia’s site is blacked out. Google has a huge black bar across its page.

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5 Last-Minute Fundraising Tips

Hildy Gottlieb

Our open, transparent year-end appeal is happening! Building "Creating the Future" Fundraising Transparency / Open SourceAs of this morning, we had topped $1,000 in our last-minute appeal. We are excited!

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What (If Anything) Stops You from Operating Transparently?

Hildy Gottlieb

There have already been several broad areas where we have openly engaged. - What concerns do you have about opening your doors and windows, busting down the walls, and making formerly “internal closed-doors discussions&# more transparent? Transparency / Open Source

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Exciting & New & Filled with Potential (And Yes, A Little Scary…)

Hildy Gottlieb

Building "Creating the Future" Transparency / Open SourceLast week I posted the list of all we accomplished this year.

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2010 WOW List!

Hildy Gottlieb

Bylaws Project: As part of filing our 501(c)(3) application, working with legal guru Ellis Carter to develop bylaws that can be used as a sample of how to incorporate open decision-making into the bylaws themselves. Building "Creating the Future" Nonprofit Planning Transparency / Open Source

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Fundraising True Confessions

Hildy Gottlieb

However, committing full time – and giving up the small amounts of consulting that were at least keeping the doors open – meant there was no longer any income at all. Building "Creating the Future" Capacity Building Fundraising Transparency / Open Source

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Creating the Future

Hildy Gottlieb

Tags: Transparency / Open Source Words Matter

Lessons in Transparency

Hildy Gottlieb

We would transparently engage discussion about all major decisions, modeling what it looks like to move those decisions from “behind closed doors” to “out in the open.”. Tags: Transparency / Open Source

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