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FOSS

Free and Open Source Software

Piracy != Theft

This is a guest post by Nikhil Somaru. Nikhil is tech-head open-source junkie with a spiritual edge. He left South Africa in search of Truth (if any and is currently imbibing a system of philosophy known as Vedanta in India. In his spare time, he listens to Wagner and wonders …

The FLOSS INCLUDE project

FLOSS (Free/ Libre/ Open Source Software) refers to a collaborative, distributed, collective and innovative approach to software development. FlOSS has numerous benefits, especially for developing countries as it lowers the barriers to entry, usage, costs, adaptability, has been translated into more dialects and languages than any other software available including …

Facebook’s own PHP compiler

I’ll let you read all about Facebook new (Just in Time) compiler for PHP after yesterday rumours of Facebook rewriting the PHP runtime: Like Facebook’s own PHP compiler? Try these tooSex at Cape Town Garage!Instant Messaging Landscape Changes Rapidly in South AfricaWhat is Facebook really aiming for with Graph Search?RHCP …

new MXitPC Client – Blendit

Pictured above with his R100 000 cheque is Chris Stranex winner of the Mxit PC client contest. Congrats to him and all …

Community Cloud Update

I’m pretty stoked, the community cloud plugin I created for wordpress has been downloaded nearly at 200 time already! It’s doing pretty …