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Boston Dynamics gives its robot dog a developer SDK

Now that Spot is more clever and polite, Boston Dynamics is ready to set it free. The Softbank-owned robotics company announced that it's making Spot's SDK available to anyone who wants it via GitHub,
How open, trusted edge can help improve data sharing and monetization

How open, trusted edge can help improve data sharing and monetization

How do you monetize data if you don't know where it came from? The latest Linux Foundation project creates the framework and APIs for an open, trusted edge.
An Open Source eReader That's Free of Corporate Restrictions Is Exactly What I Want Right Now

An Open Source eReader That's Free of Corporate Restrictions Is Exactly What I Want Right Now

I get it. The Kindle and its ability to shop for and instantly buy books anywhere using wifi or Whispernet are incredibly convenient, and it’s what’s made Amazon’s hardware the obvious choice for

Cortex Labs helps data scientists deploy machine learning models in the cloud

It’s one thing to develop a working machine learning model, it’s another to put it to work in an application. Cortex Labs is an early-stage startup with some open-source tooling designed to help data
GitHub now uses AI to recommend open issues in project repositories

GitHub now uses AI to recommend open issues in project repositories

GitHub says that it's now using AI and machine learning to recommend issues and bugs to users within project repositories.
Octarine releases open source security scanning tools for Kubernetes

Octarine releases open source security scanning tools for Kubernetes

Octarine, a startup that helps automate security of Kubernetes workloads, released an open source scanning tool today. The tool, which is called Kube -scan, is designed to help developers understand

Kevin Owocki on Gitcoin, Controversy and the Future of Open Source Funding

The founder of one of crypto’s most buzzed about projects discusses the origins of Gitcoin, controversy, and why open source funding needs to evolve.

Snyk snags $150M investment as its valuation surpasses $1B

Snyk, the company that wants to help developers secure their code as part of the development process, announced a $150 million investment today. The company indicated the investment brings its
Baidu details its adversarial toolbox for testing robustness of AI models

Baidu details its adversarial toolbox for testing robustness of AI models

In a research paper, Baidu details AdvBox, an adversarial toolbox for testing the robustness of AI and machine learning models.
PinePhone Linux phone starts shipping Friday for the brave of heart

PinePhone Linux phone starts shipping Friday for the brave of heart

The dream of a truly free as in speech, open source smartphone running Linux has never truly died. It just took on various forms and suffered numerous setbacks along the way. Last year, however, it
PinePhone Linux phone starts shipping Friday for the brave of heart

PinePhone Linux phone starts shipping Friday for the brave of heart

The dream of a truly free as in speech, open source smartphone running Linux has never truly died. It just took on various forms and suffered numerous setbacks along the way. Last year, however, it
Here is the first stable release of Microsoft’s new Edge browser

Here is the first stable release of Microsoft’s new Edge browser

Right on schedule, Microsoft today released the first stable version of its new Chromium-based Edge browser, just over a year after it first announced that it would stop developing its own browser
The best free and open-source alternatives to Google Maps on Android

The best free and open-source alternatives to Google Maps on Android

We've already covered the best open-source alternatives to Gmail and Google Calendar, but there's still plenty of ground to cover as we head into 2020. Now it's time to take a look at alternatives to
Kadena fulfills hybrid blockchain vision with launch of public chain

Kadena fulfills hybrid blockchain vision with launch of public chain

For the last few years, blockchain startup Kadena has been working on a vision of bringing blockchain to the enterprise. Today it announced the final piece of that vision with the launch of the Kadena
How open-source code could help us survive natural disasters

How open-source code could help us survive natural disasters

Here's how open-source code can allow local, community-driven solutions to be scaled globally.
Microsoft Will Push Chromium Edge Out on Wednesday

Microsoft Will Push Chromium Edge Out on Wednesday

Microsoft's new Chromium-flavored version of Edge drops on Wednesday. Theoretically, you'll scarcely notice a difference. The post Microsoft Will Push Chromium Edge Out on Wednesday appeared first on

Is Bitcoin in 2020 Really Like the Early Internet?

Bitcoin may be behind the internet’s timeline in terms of commercial use cases, but it has already achieved comparable social functions.
Uber open-sources Manifold, a visual tool for debugging AI models

Uber open-sources Manifold, a visual tool for debugging AI models

Uber's Manifold, which is now available in open source, is a visual debugging tool for AI and machine learning development tasks.

Reachy is an expressive, open-source robot

Seems like everybody's getting into the AI and robotics game -- at least the companies and research institutions that can afford to build their platforms from the ground up are. France's Pollen
Pulse SMS by Klinker Apps is now completely open source

Pulse SMS by Klinker Apps is now completely open source

Klinker Apps released 'Pulse' in 2016 as a new SMS client with support for sending messages from multiple devices. Once set up on your phone, you can send messages from a web app, wearables, and other