Open Source TrendEdit
Open Source Software is the way to go. No doubt.
- Increase innovation
- decrease prices
- act globally
- advances standardized file formats
- Public and educational agencies need to push so as to provide files that are in open formats and with standards.
- Leaders in sports, government and education need to use file formats that can be incorporated into any software package without legal restrictions.
- The OpenOffice.org file formats are sanctioned by international standards committees.
- http://fsfe.org/ Free Software, Free Society
- http://blogs.fsfe.org/guido/ Free software in Education News on a blog, frequently
- https://medium.com/@coralineada/why-hackers-must-welcome-social-justice-advocates-1f8d7e216b00#.31zsqrm8g Feature article from November 2015 about open source and social justice values mixing.
- Writings on Open Access with science and scholarship.