OPEN SOURCE WON. SO, NOW WHAT?

    Date06 Apr 2018
    CategoryGovernment
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    Posted ByBrittany Day
    The government is now a little more open. This week, the White House released its first official federal source code policy, detailing a pilot program that requires government agencies to release 20 percent of any new code they commission as open source software, meaning the code will be available for anyone to examine, modify, and reuse in their own projects. The government agencies will also share more code with each other, essentially adopting open source practices within their own governmental universe.
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