Why Edward Snowden loves open source

Infamous government hacker Edward Snowden believes open source is a fundamentally better way to use technology compared to proprietary technology that he believes disempowers users. Snowden was interviewed at the open source cloud computing project OpenStack Summit in Boston via… Continue Reading

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Open source SQL database CockroachDB hits 1.0

CockroachDB, an open source, fault-tolerant SQL database with horizontal scaling and strong consistency across nodes—and a name few people will likely forget—is now officially available. Cockroach Labs, the company behind its development, touts CockroachDB as a “cloud-native” database solution—a system… Continue Reading

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