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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 ๐Ÿ™‚ and is currently imbibing a system of philosophy known as Vedanta in India. In his spare time, he listens to Wagner and …

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: Question: What do these things all have in common? Everybody know… ๐Ÿ‘How Facebook Manages Its Data With a massive user base of over a billion people, Facebook …

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 …

Our New Design is Up, Check it out.

Wohoo! After much theme shopping, plugin exploring, tweaking, hacking and developing, I’ve have finished the new design of Your Group of Web …

What is TED all about?

Have been getting a few calls from various people asking the question, “What is TED all about?” TED Global 2007 : Africa …

Meeting 2 Web Guru’s & …

Your Web AddiCT(s); were fortunate to meet some Internet Legends, Wikipedia Founder Jimmy Wales (pic on the right) and Prof. Larry Lessig …

Twitter, Twit this, Twit that

Been playing with twitter for the past few weeks & days. Finding it really handy with miguel being on a well deserved …