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Open source software – the path to a better world?

It was 2007, Apple had just launched the iPhone – a revolutionary innovation. The iPhone was a completed product, a walled garden and a closed device. In 2008, Android released the HTC Dream – an incomplete product, an open garden of … Continue reading

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Visual Essay: We’re All Dying For The Latest Smartphone

In recent years, corporations and governments have had their unethical treatment of miners in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and factory workers in Asia, specifically China, exposed and released to Western audiences. Despite this exposure, the smartphone business in … Continue reading

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