Open Source Publishing – Graphic Design Caravan

Tag: Free Software Community

Stop competing, Start collaborating

November 3rd, 2010 · Tags: · · · Comments Off on Stop competing, Start collaborating

Excellent post by Troy Sobotka explaining why designers should collaborate with Free Software projects and stop responding to contests: “We need a round table interaction where literature, art, design, philosophy, psychology, and sociology can be engaged. We need a cross pollination of creative fields and studies. We need to have developer minds and creative minds […]

We will get to know the machine and we will understand

August 26th, 2009 · Tags: · · · Comments Off on We will get to know the machine and we will understand

Before starting a fresh new OSP-season, first a post long due: This conversation with Juliane de Moerlooze was recorded March 2009 in the context of Female Icons, a project by De Geuzen but I think OSP-readers might like to read it as well? “when you hear people talk about women having more sense for the […]

Libre Graphics Meeting 2010 in Brussels

June 11th, 2009 · Tags: · · · 3 Comments

[en français, voir ci-dessous] Next spring, the fifth Libre Graphics Meeting (LGM) will take place in Brussels, Belgium. In May 2010, users and developers of Free, Libre and Open Source creative software gather in the European capital for the collective sharing of creativity, innovation and ideas.

What is in a name

November 5th, 2008 · Tags: · · · · 6 Comments

Of course we discuss now and than amongst ourselves, whether it is better to change ‘Open Source Publishing’ to: ‘Free Software Publishing’ (FSP…), or maybe: ‘Free, Libre and Open Source Publishing’ (FLOSP!). Reading Rob Myers text ‘Open Source Art Again‘ makes me bring it up here: The name Open Source was deliberately chosen for its […]

Read Feeds

July 13th, 2008 · Tags: · Comments Off on Read Feeds

Planet Open Fonts “Planet Open Fonts is a window into the lives and work of people forming the open font community” writes Nicolas Spalinger in the editorial of this very useful aggregration page, and OSP is proud to be included: http://planet.open-fonts.org/ Create @ f.d.o. Another useful collection of feeds is at http://create.freedesktop.org/ bringing news from […]