AWS launches DocumentDB in a blow to open source
AWS claims MongoDB's complexities means it's difficult for customers to scale their apps
EU to fund bug bounties
Ethical hackers could earn up to $100,000 if they can spot vulnerabilities in the free open source software used by the European Union
Google launches Google Flutter 1.0 developer tool
Tech giant's user interface toolkit could cut out repetition in app development
What does a Microsoft buyout mean for GitHub?
Those that use GitHub for a living share their predictions for the platform
IBM's Red Hat acquisition could be "disastrous"
Nigel Kersten says claims that the deal is a cloud play are "ridiculous"
Why Web 3.0's 'data democratisation' is a boon for business
GDPR wants to hand more power to data subjects, and Web 3.0 is gearing up to capitalise on that
Linus Torvalds returns to work on Linux development
He's spent the last month seriously thinking about how he treats people in the Linux community
EC approves Microsoft's purchase of GitHub
The European Commission declared the merger would not be anti-competitive
Microsoft joins Open Invention Network in open source U-turn
The Redmond firm has made 60,000 patents available to OIN members
How to securely run Windows XP software
If you can't ditch that vital piece of XP software, you can now run it using a secure open source OS
Cloudera and Hortonworks announce $5.2bn merger
The companies hope to maintain profitability by offering an all-encompassing open source platform
What is GitHub?
If you want to try some really cutting-edge tools that are constantly being updated, you need to get into GitHub
The best open source CRM software
What makes a good CRM package?
Google's Cloud Services Platform seeks to cut cost of hybrid
The new platform will combine Kubernetes and Istio into a single managed service
Tech giants make it easier to transfer your data
The Data Transfer Project aims to give people more control over who has their information
Is open source open for business?
Why businesses are increasingly ditching proprietary vendors in favour of the open source community
Google laments missing out on GitHub
GitHub's acquisition could have been very different...
How UNICEF is using big data to map all schools in S.America
UNICEF turns to open source to highlight areas with disconnected schools and chronically underdeveloped infrastructure
How to build a Raspberry Pi-powered robot
Want to create your own tiny PiBot? Here's how
Microsoft bought GitHub to rebuild devs trust, says new CEO
Devs won’t be forced to use Microsoft logins, says ex-Xamarin boss
Google faces a fresh fine for market 'abuse' from EU
The European Commission believes Android is anti-competitive and may slap Google with a fat fine to keep it in check
Give Microsoft a chance: Why GitHub is in safe hands
Despite uproar from developers, Microsoft is a very different animal under Satya Nadella
Red Hat wants women to code together, not over the internet
Chief people officer DeLissa Alexander shares her plans to create a diverse open source community
The benefits of Linux servers
Here's why you might want to look at putting open source servers in your data centre