Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 11th Sep 2009 14:15 UTC
Mac OS X One of the main new features in Apple's new Snow Leopard operating system has been released as open source. Apple has released the code of the userland portion of its Grand Central Dispatch technology under the Apache License, version 2. Mac OS X also has kernel support for Grand Central Dispatch, which is also released as open source via the XNU project. While we're at it, let's take this opportunity to look into exactly what Grand Central Dispatch is.
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RE[2]: Double Edge Sword
by nickelbackro on Fri 11th Sep 2009 22:05 UTC in reply to "RE: Double Edge Sword"
nickelbackro
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2009-04-12

Where I am it's grey ;)

The truth is though that as long as a company makes money off open source they will be derided by the community (not the whole community just the nutty fringe). Just ask Red Hat. They get it despite them contributing tons of code.

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