About Peter Degen-Portnoy

Mars-One Round 3 Candidate. Engineer on the Open Hub development team at Black Duck Software. Family man, athlete, inventor

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April 2, 2014 — New Deploy with new Claim Commits workflow

We are bursting to announce a new deploy today with a major upgrade to Ohloh! We have heard that it is really annoying that the People search results page shows account holders and unclaimed committer IDs mixed together, which makes things harder to find what you’re looking for — either an account holder on Ohloh or an […]

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OCD14: Excellent Results!

As announced, we held Ohloh Community Day 2014 — OCD14 — on Monday, March 24, 2014.  This being our very first community day, it being announced barely three weeks before the event, and the concurrent running of Open Source Think Tank all meant that we had modest expectations.  Quite frankly, if we had one or two […]

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Planned Down Time

Ola Ohloh! We’re going to switch Ohloh to maintenance mode on Monday, March 10, 2014 around 8 PM EST to perform some updates. The site should be in unavailable for less than half an hour.

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February 19, 2014 New Deploy

Ola Ohloh!  We are very pleased to announce a new deployment today with some bug fixes, new features and UI updates! We have updated our new, cleaner look that was deployed a few weeks ago by making the side gutters a shade of gray.  This helped us clean up the layout of the entire site […]

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About the Ohloh Hotness Score

We have added a new metric on Ohloh and are just bursting to share it with you.  The Ohloh Hotness Score can be found on our new Project Landing Page in the table titled “Hot Projects on Ohloh” Why? Why add yet another indicator on Ohloh?  Good question, thank you for asking. With the fairly […]

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Planned Downtime December 6, 2013

We are going to put Ohloh.net into read-only mode in the early afternoon of Friday, December 6, 2013, Eastern Standard Time. There will most like be some time when Ohloh will be completely down as we upgrade our database drives, but the site should be back up and fully accessible by mid-day Saturday. We apologize […]

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Planned Downtime

Ohloh.net will be down today, September 23, 2013, starting around 12 noon Eastern Daylight Time for around 1 hour for hardware maintenance. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and thank you for your patience.

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Announcing Ohloh Badges!

The Ohloh team is delighted to announce the release of a new feature on Ohloh: Badges!! This is the first release of a planned series where we will be adding more different types of badges and provide ways to trumpet your badges.  We’re getting started with 7 new badges and a re-designed Kudos Badge.  You […]

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Planned Ohloh.net Downtime

Hi Folks; Ohloh.net will be down tonight, July 1, 2013, starting around 10 PM Eastern Daylight Time (2 AM July 2, 2013 GMT) for around 4 hours for some maintenance work. Ohloh.net should be back online July 2, 2013 around 2 AM Eastern Daylight Time (July 2, 2013 around 6 AM GMT). We apologize for any […]

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Planned Read-Only Mode on Monday, April 8, 2013

On Monday, April 8, 2013, we will put Ohloh.net into Read-Only mode for about 12 to 18 hours starting sometime after 11 AM EDT while we upgrade our database from PostgreSQL 8.4 to PostgreSQL 9.2. The API will still be available during this period, but activities such as new project creation, account creation and activation, […]

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