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Open Source Options

Show #28 Aug 09 2006 plus show notes

In this episode Scott explores the issues around using OS software and contributing to OS projects.

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Inside the Akka.NET open source project and the Actor Model with Aaron Stannard
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Usability and the Human Factor with Dr. Danielle Smith
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Bitcoin Explained with Rhian Lewis
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