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Press Release: Open Software Challenge Nepal 2009

January 28, 2009 Open Software Challenge Nepal made a press release at Reporter’s Club today.  Amidst presence of Nepalese journalists, details of Open Software Challenge Nepal 2009 were officially unveiled to the media. Following individuals were present in the press release. Prof. Dr. Shashidhar Ram Joshi – Head of Department of Electronics and Computer Engineering, […]

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Open Software Challenge Nepal 2009- A leap ahead

Back at the turn of the century, outsourcing was not much of a global phenomenon as it is today, and businesses and governments alike were skeptic of transferring bulk of their IT works to the other side of the world. Outsourcing has now flattened the world to a large extent, and is playing a pivotal […]

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Open Source for Cheapo!!!

Heck it is cheap. Year’s back Chinese government thought it is too risky to use closed source software like Microsoft’s product in government and military institute. Sure they want to make sure what’s the heck is going inside Microsoft’s software. For that reason, Microsoft concedes its source to Chinese government, as China is a big […]

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Why Nepal should go open source?

Most open source softwares can be downloaded from Internet. Most of them come with source code and relaxed license. For developers it is source code, for system admin it is stable and secure. For commoners it is free to download and use. Most of the open source softwares do not provide good features, many of […]