Tag Archive: Insights

Dec 24

Best open education tools and tales in 2014

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A great Bengali polymath and noble prize winner in literature, Rabindranath Tagore, once said: “Don’t limit a child to your own learning, for he was born in another time”. With changing times, the systems and customs that govern our society should also change. Human beings are intrinsically curious. To quote¬†Thomas Hobbes, an English philosopher, “Curiosity …

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Jan 22

The impact of open source on business and social good

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I vividly remember that my early opinions about open source software were built around certain questions that made most natural (and perfect) sense to me at that point of time in my life. The questions like “why would someone sell a software product for free” or “Why should anyone participate in a project that does …

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