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What stage of open-source adoption has your company reached?

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Open-source software (OSS) has won over the tech industry, a reality dramatically demonstrated by Microsoft’s evolution. When open source first emerged as a trend in 1998, Microsoft responded with hostility. By 2018, the company had changed directions completely and acquired GitHub, the leading platform for developing open source software. If you can’t beat ‘em, join […]

Streamlit, which helps data scientists build apps, hits version 1.0

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The Transform Technology Summits start October 13th with Low-Code/No Code: Enabling Enterprise Agility. Register now! Streamlit, a popular app framework for data science and machine learning, has reached its version 1.0 milestone. The open source project is curated by a company of the same name that offers a commercial service built on the platform. So […]

Why Unity scooped up Weta Digital’s 3D tools for $1.6B

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Join gaming leaders online at GamesBeat Summit Next this upcoming November 9-10. Learn more about what comes next.  Peter Jackson’s Weta Digital has made some of the most amazing movie special effects, like Gollum in The Lord of the Rings films. And now Unity Technologies has bought the 3D tools division of Weta for $1.62 […]

Google open-sources ClusterFuzzLite to secure the software supply chain

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Let the OSS Enterprise newsletter guide your open source journey! Sign up here. Google has announced a new open source “fuzzing” project called ClusterFuzzLite, serving as a lighter-weight version of the internet giant’s existing ClusterFuzz tool, which it open-sourced nearly three years ago. Fuzz testing, or “fuzzing” as it’s often called, is an automated software testing technique that involves throwing invalid […]

Symbl.ai, provider of conversational intelligence APIs and tools, gets $17M

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Symbl.ai, the Seattle-based company that provides APIs to developers to build apps capable of understanding natural human conversations, has raised a $17 million series A funding. Symbl.ai says its APIs unlock machine learning algorithms from a variety of industry partners and sources. The company helps developers ingest conversation data from voice, email, chat, and social, […]