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Jun 17, 2019hightech
The History of OSS in Japan

This article introduces how the utilization of open-source software, or OSS, has advanced in Japan, while giving a brief overview of the history of OSS itself.

It’s very difficult to determine exactly when OSS first appeared, but in so far as its use in enterprises is concerned, the creation of Linux makes a good starting point, so we’ll start from there.

Jun 16, 2019hightech
Sustainable Development of OSS

When using open-source software (OSS), have you ever stopped to wonder about who developed it?

In 2011, Marc Andreessen used the phrase “software is eating the world” in a column to describe the way that all industries would digitize, and all businesses would become software businesses.

Jun 15, 2019hightech
The Spread of Python in Japan

Python is a globally popular programming language used for various purposes such as web development and data analysis. In recent years, it has been gaining more popularity in Japan; if you go to any large bookstore, you can easily find more than 20 books on it in the introductory manual section alone.

May 30, 2019hightech
If You Use Linux, You Lose Out If You Can't Do This #1 -History Functions

Hello, everyone, Satoru Miyazaki here. I’ve been involved with Linux for 20 years now. Linux is widely used, but many users don’t make full use of it. So I’d like to introduce some tips that will make you realize, “If you use Linux, you lose out if you can't do this!”