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Open-source currencies on the rise in Greece | Radical Social Entrepreneurs

Open-source currencies on the rise in Greece | Radical Social Entrepreneurs | The World of Open | Scoop.it
In the shadow of the Euro Crisis, the people of the Greek city of Volos are taking their monetary future into their own hands.
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Top 3 open source alternatives to Google Analytics - opensource.com

Top 3 open source alternatives to Google Analytics - opensource.com | The World of Open | Scoop.it
You don't need Google Analytics to track the traffic on your website. You can use some great open source tools instead. Here are three reviewed and recommended by Scott Nesbitt.
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Open protocols and open people: preserving the transformational potential of ... - Open Democracy

Open protocols and open people: preserving the transformational potential of ... - Open Democracy | The World of Open | Scoop.it
People are the most
valuable thing on the internet, so the power to connect, share and work
together shouldn’t be curbed by companies who exploit us for monetary value
while limiting the flow of information.
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Google Releases Open-Source Material Design Icon Pack - TechnoBuffalo

Google Releases Open-Source Material Design Icon Pack - TechnoBuffalo | The World of Open | Scoop.it
Google this week released an open-source Material Design icon pack for designers to use for free.
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Morgan Spurlock, Werner Herzog & Other Stars Explain Economic Theory in 20 Short Films

Morgan Spurlock, Werner Herzog & Other Stars Explain Economic Theory in 20 Short Films | The World of Open | Scoop.it
Morgan Spurlock is a filmmaker who has long found catchy ways of getting his point across.
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CRUD Admin Generator - Generate a backend from a MySql database

CRUD Admin Generator - Generate a backend from a MySql database | The World of Open | Scoop.it
Sallow is web application showcase landing page
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Open Everything

At the heart of our economies, a diversification and increasing importance of collaborative practices can be observed. By proposing alternative paths of value creation and sharing, these practices open new perspectives in terms of consumption, production and innovation models

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New open-source Machine Learning Framework written in Java | Datumbox

New open-source Machine Learning Framework written in Java | Datumbox | The World of Open | Scoop.it
I am happy to announce that the Datumbox Machine Learning Framework is now open sourced under GPL 3.0 and you can download its code from Github! What is this
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Creative Commons "Open Culture" #CC

Have you ever wondered how to download and share digital content legally? How do you let people know that you want them to reuse your own work? Creative Commons licences can help you do both ...
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Citizenfour review – Poitras' victorious film shows Snowden vindicated - The Guardian

Citizenfour review – Poitras' victorious film shows Snowden vindicated - The Guardian | The World of Open | Scoop.it
Laura Poitras’ documentary disentangles NSA surveillance and plots the story of Edward Snowden in Hong Kong and Moscow
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GNOME 3.14 Improves Linux Desktop Visual Detail, Other Features

GNOME 3.14 Improves Linux Desktop Visual Detail, Other Features | The World of Open | Scoop.it
The GNOME 3.14 desktop release is the second major update to the popular Linux user interface in 2014. Take a look at new and enhanced features.
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Free Online Engineering Courses

Free Online Engineering Courses | The World of Open | Scoop.it
Get free Engineering courses online from the world's leading universities. You can download these audio & video courses straight to your computer or mp3 player. For more online courses, visit our complete collection of Free Online Courses.
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Projects of the Week, October 7, 2014

Projects of the Week, October 7, 2014 | The World of Open | Scoop.it
Here are the featured projects for the week, which appear on the front page of SourceForge.net:
Alt-F
Alt-F provides a free alternative firmware for the DLINK DNS-320/320L/321/323/325.
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Drone developers get big open source boost from Linux Foundation, vendors like 3D Robotics and Box

Drone developers get big open source boost from Linux Foundation, vendors like 3D Robotics and Box | The World of Open | Scoop.it
The new “Dronecode Project” will make it easier for developers who want to build systems or tools for unmanned aircraft system to have access to a common platform.
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550 Free Audio Books: Download Great Books for Free

550 Free Audio Books: Download Great Books for Free | The World of Open | Scoop.it
Download 550 free audio books, mostly classics, to your MP3 player or computer. Includes great works of fiction, non-fiction and poetry.
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US government releases open source gamification software - Gamasutra

US government releases open source gamification software - Gamasutra | The World of Open | Scoop.it
The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency has made some of its internally-developed gamification software available for free on GitHub under the MIT free software license.
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Finally, an open-source smart toothbrush with a subscription plan

Finally, an open-source smart toothbrush with a subscription plan | The World of Open | Scoop.it
If you ever thought to yourself, "Self, I need a crowdfunded toothbrush that tracks my oral activities," you're in luck. The folks at Goodwell estimate
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Food is Free Project: Open Source Farm

Food is Free Project: Open Source Farm | The World of Open | Scoop.it
$450K cash offered to our landlord to tear down and develop our urban farm. Help FiF build a new HQ.
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Where Copyright Fails, Open Licenses Help Creators Build Towards a Future of ... - EFF

Where Copyright Fails, Open Licenses Help Creators Build Towards a Future of ... - EFF | The World of Open | Scoop.it
One of the convictions that drew law professor and former EFF board member, Lawrence Lessig, to co-found Creative Commons was that a narrow and rigid application of copyright law made no sense in the digital age.
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Projects of the Week, October 20, 2014

Here are the featured projects for the week, which appear on the front page of SourceForge.net: gnuplot development A famous scientific plotting package, features include 2D and 3D plotting, a huge number of output formats, interactive input or...
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Changing the Culture of Government -- Open Government Partnership - YouTube

http://www.opengovpartnership.org/ Animation launched at #OGPatUN, which marked the third anniversary of the Open Government Partnership on September 24, 201...
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How GNOME 3.14 is winning back disillusioned Linux users

How GNOME 3.14 is winning back disillusioned Linux users | The World of Open | Scoop.it
After GNOME 3's radical changes turned off legions of Linux users, GNOME 3.14's tweaks are bringing lost sheep back into the fold.
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The State, Culture and Oppression | Open Society Initiative of Southern Africa (OSISA)

The State, Culture and Oppression | Open Society Initiative of Southern Africa (OSISA) | The World of Open | Scoop.it
The Open Society Initiative for Southern Africa (OSISA)
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Google Summer of Code 2015 and Google Code-in 2014 are on!

At Google, we are passionate about introducing students to open source software development.
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