20120731 Open Source Everything Highlights

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Open Source Everything

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TODAY’S HIGHLIGHTS:  All Opens Below Line  Includes Autonomous Internet, Crowd-Funding/Sensing/Sourcing, DIY, and Transparency, Truth, Trust, & True Cost

Crowd-Funding

After I AM, Onir and Sanjay Suri take to crowd-funding again for CHAURANGA

Conception Fund brings crowd funding to small Vineyard businesses

Crowd-Funding mode

i-Zone-3 Launches Cutting Edge Gaming Technology on Indiegogo

Lucky Ant Uses Crowdfunding to Save Local NY Businesses

“SIRIUS” THE MOVIE POISED TO MAKE CROWD FUNDING HISTORY!

Crowd-Sourcing

2girls1plan – How to get crowd-sourced funds

Alain Afflelou set their Sights on Crowdsourcing with their First Video Contest

django-crowdsourcing 1.1.35

Get Creative About Business Innovation

HipGeo Debuts Only Free App to Automatically Create Location-Based Story Streams From Photos, Video and Text

How MIT’s Strengthening Their Alumni Connection Through Crowdsourcing

Languages: Crowd-Sourced Online Nouchi Dictionary

Netflix experiments with crowd-sourced captioning

 Zomato uses crowd sourcing for new TVC

Events

27-29  Aug 2012  Linz, Austria  Call for Participation: WikiSym 2012

17 Oct 2012 Oxford UK Running an open Knowledge Cafe near Oxford

23-25 Nov 2012 Venice Open Design Italia

FOSS / FLOSS / F/OSS / Libre

EMCO Releases a Free Software Inventory Tool to Audit Windows Applications Installed on Network PCs

FSF Licensing & Compliance Lab in the news! Good interview by @nanday with the FSF licensing team !fsf !gnu !lpur1.ca/9v3bj

GNU OS founder says Steam on Linux is “unethical” due to DRM

GNU Project Founder Calls Steam on Linux “Unethical”

HTC withdraws another patent from second ITC case against Apple — down from 8 to 2

Microsoft just scored its third court victory over Google. The Mannheim court banned Motorola’s Android devices infringing a FAT patent.

Valve’s Linux video games plan described as ‘unethical’

Open Source (General)

Introduction to the Open Source Everything Manifesto (Scirbd)

Open Access

A Scholarly Content Farm [aka Predatory Unethical Slop Chute]

Broadband policy could bring back BT monopoly, claims Lords report

FCC ends Verizon ‘open access’ investigation over tethering apps, levies $1.25m fine

FCC Finds Verizon Violated Open Access Rules By Blocking Tethering Apps, Carrier to Pay Fine

MIT Press publishes new book on open access by Peter Suber

Modern Times acquires Zitius open fibre network

Open access innovating in clinical trial reporting

Open Access journal: Research Unit Intellectual History of the Islamicate World e-Newsletter

Open access puts publishing jobs at risk

UK upper house attacks broadband plan, claims govt lacks strategy

Verizon Wireless Settles FCC App-Blocking Investigation

Open Architecture

Barco MOSArt Open Software Platform Now Provides Native Integration to Esterel Technologies SCADE Display

MTN Commits to Intelsat Open Architecture Satellite Platform

Open Standards and Open Architecture in Global Health: Improving Lives with Open Source

OpenBTS

Change OpenBTS SMS Class

Open Cloud

Netflix open sources cloud-testing Chaos Monkey

Opinion: Cloud an option in open source

There are some props to an open source cloud

The Vitality Of Seeding Openness Within The Cloud

Why The Open Cloud Wins And Oracle Loses When IT Gets Virtualized

Open Collaboration

Call for Participation: WikiSym 2012

Collaborative computing, pioneered at UW–Madison, helped drive LHC analysis

Open Culture

Start-Up Culture Isn’t Just for Start-Ups: How Your Agency can Benefit from Office “Culture”

Open Data

Apple Drops Google Maps, Inspires App Developers

Azavea and Temple University’s Center for Security and Crime Science Announce the Release of ACS Alchemist, an Open Source Software Tool to Access Census Data

Free and Open Data Makes Waves and Maybe Money in UK Once Again

City of Palo Alto Opens Its Arms to Open Government

How data journalism could save the media

Junar Helps Transform City Of Palo Alto Into Pioneering Open Data Community

New CKAN data portals

Palo Alto Doubles Down on Open Data

Palo Alto embraces open data

Palo Alto makes city data public

Will Internet Companies Open Data Centers in New Jersey?

Open Democracy

‘Something there is that doesn’t love a border’

Open Design

23-25 Nov 2012 Venice Open Design Italia

Open Education

Broadcast Education: a Response to Coursera

Open Elections

(Arizona) Open Elections/Open Government Act initiative oral arguments this Friday

Open Geospatial

HipGeo Debuts Only Free App to Automatically Create Location-Based Story Streams From Photos, Video and Text

Open Source Geospatial Atlas

Open Standards

Open Governance / Open Government

(Arizona) Open Elections/Open Government Act initiative oral arguments this Friday

(Maryland) Montgomery bill would put more county data out in open

(New Mexico) Open government advocates welcome court ruling

(New York)  Have New Rochelle City Council’s Actions Stifled Open Government?

(New York) Rome newspaper exec tapped for state transparency post

(New York)  Open Government : Words That Belong Together (Apologies to George Carlin)

(South Dakota) Daugaard, Jackley form Open Government Task Force

(South Dakota) Governor announces Open Government Task Force

(USA)  Implementation of U.S. Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative

Open Hardware

AMD Open-Source S.I. Botched, Hope For The Future

Open-Hardware Mass Voting Machine (need hardware gurus!)

Open-Source Phone Pushes The Boundaries Of DIY Tech

Open Innovation

Collaborative Burnham business award up for grabs

HEALTH: Sharing “open innovation” risks and rewards [IRIN (United Nations Integrated Regional Informat]

Open Innovation at the Open Source Junction

Open Innovation for Design

PolyOne to Collaborate with University of Dayton Research Institute on Advanced Materials Innovation Project

VITM to open innovation centre for future scientists [children]

Open Intelligence

Social media plays a growing role in open source intelligence, experts say

Open Knowledge

17 Oct 2012 Oxford UK Running an open Knowledge Cafe near Oxford

Open Maps

Apple Drops Google Maps, Inspires App Developers

Open Maps App

OpenStreetMap bot removes waypoints after licensing change

Open Media

(Colorado) CYCLING SOLO featuring Paul Noel Fiorino-dancer

(Colorado) Stand-up spotlight: Christie Buchele

(Massachusetts) Tell Gov. Patrick to Put Teeth Back Into the Foreclosure Bill

Open Meetings

Attorney General: Naperville violated Illinois Open Meetings Act

Charter board stragizes privately despite open-meetings law

College trustees lose open-meetings battle (they illegally closed a meeting) but win the war (nobody gets punished)

Ga. town challenges state’s new open meetings law

Georgia City Fighting Sunshine Laws

Illinois AG: Village violated open-meetings law

Include the public in meetings

Naperville electoral board slapped for open meeting violations

State: DCTA in compliance with open meeting laws

Tuition set-aside talks closed

Open Mobile

Open-Source Phone Pushes The Boundaries Of DIY Tech

Open mobile Web app URL in same page with having a back button on top using javascript

OpenMoko

Package “fso-gsmd-openmoko”

Open Records

Georgia city pushes back over Open Records violation

More bogus charges for public records

Open records bill costs Davenport over $22K

Open Science

Collaborative computing, pioneered at UW–Madison, helped drive LHC analysis

Open Security

5 Linux Distros focused on computer security

Cuckoo Sandbox keeps open source malware analysis moving

Trojan “made in Germany” spies in Bahrain

Open Skies

(Israel) July 31: Open Skies

Israel, EU ink “historic” open skies flights accord

(Israel) ‘Open Skies’ Re-opens Labor Dispute

Open Society

Cambodia: New judge will be at center of struggle over Khmer Rouge tribunal

Roma Youth Encouraging the Volunteer Spirit at Home | Open Society V

(South Africa) They Go to Die

Open Software

Ask Slashdot: Open Source Employee Vacation-Day Tracking Software?

Azavea and Temple University’s Center for Security and Crime Science Announce the Release of ACS Alchemist, an Open Source Software Tool to Access Census Data

Azul Systems Announces New Initiative to Support Open Source Community With Free Zing JVM

Linux Foundation Adds Antelink, Calxeda and Reaktor as New Members

Microsoft Open Sources Entity Framework

Open Source Development: The Most Versatile CMS

Open source for MBAs: A primer

Open Source Software and Open Standards for Documents & Data

Six misconceptions about open source software

Open Standards

Dell Open Standards Brief (A Dell Networking Point of View)

Open Source Software and Open Standards for Documents & Data

Open Standards

Open Standards and Open Architecture in Global Health: Improving Lives with Open Source

True Cost

Nigeria: Cost of Free Education

Weighing True Cost of Energy (Rachel Maddow Video)

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