Cast Your Vote for the New Open Source Rookies Community Choice Award!

Black Duck’s Open Source Rookies of the Year program is back again this year to recognize the best new projects in open source. For the past five years, we have evaluated thousands of open source projects based on data from Ohloh.net and the Black Duck KnowledgeBase – looking at everything from project size and activity, […]

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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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API documentation and examples are now on GitHub

Ohloh launched its public API in 2007. Since then, developers have used the API to build applications and integrations, sites have used the APIs as a window into Ohloh data, universities have used the APIs to gather data for research, and industry analysts have used the data via the APIs for understanding trends in open […]

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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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Planned downtime

Ohloh.net will be down tonight, September 16, 2013, starting around 10:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time for around 1 hours for hardware maintenance. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and thank you for your patience.

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Ohloh API Update – removing median values on profiles

A while ago, we made an attempt to clean up person profile pages on Ohloh. In that exercise, we decided to remove computed median values for commits and lines of code. After we released new profile pages last month, we made that page even better. In the next deployment, we are going to update Ohloh […]

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Planned downtime

Ohloh.net will be down tomorrow, August 13, 2013, starting around 6:30 AM Eastern Daylight Time for around 2 hours for some maintenance work. 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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New People Pages – Your FOSS Resume

We, at Ohloh, are very proud to introduce a complete re-vamp of Ohloh’s people pages, bringing Ohloh’s analytical power to bear in showcasing your contributions, your skills, knowledge, and experience, and your passion for the projects and communities in which you participate. Lets dive in and have a look (here’s a link to an example […]

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The State of Open Source Quality

The State of Open Source Quality

When the Black Duck Team invited me to write a guest blog about the state of open source quality based on findings from our free Coverity Scan Service I jumped at the chance.  Coverity, like Black Duck, is committed to supporting the open source community. One of our long-term partners in the open source community […]

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