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The European Commission has released a new version of its multilingual online survey software EUSurvey. The enhanced OSS version 1.4.0.1 makes it easier to create and edit questionnaires thanks to new useful features.
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On 12 April 2012, the European Commisison launched a public consultation on rules for wirelessly connected devices – Internet of Things (IoT). The consultation will close on the 12th of July. T ...

News | Created by Saky Kourtidis | Published: 01 May 2012

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Nine tools built under the OHIM Cooperation Fund with the involvement of more 314 Intellectual Property (IP) and IT professionals from all across Europe went live on the internet on 18 November 2012. ...

News | Created by Debora Di Giacomo | Published: 26 November 2012

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Dear Members of the NIFO Community, I would like to welcome you all on this Community and thank you for your continued support for the NIFO action. The Member States experts on NIFO have been invited ...

News | Created by Aldo Laudi | Published: 01 March 2012

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The European Union's open source licence, EUPL, is to be revised, aiming to make it compatible with the GPLv3 and AGPLv3 and other licences. A public consultation begins today on Joinup, with the ...

News | Created by Gijs Hillenius | Published: 18 December 2012

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The new Basque Country law, to make all software developed for the government publicly available as open source, is a leading example to all other Europea public administrations to adopt similar polic ...

News | Created by Gijs Hillenius | Published: 14 August 2012

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April, a French free software advocacy group, is calling on volunteers to help translate into English the French government's new guidelines on free software. The group prepared an editable versio ...

News | Created by Gijs Hillenius | Published: 18 October 2012

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The United Kingdom's government unveiled its new central services and information website, GOV.UK, this week Tuesday. The site is completely built on open source, saving the government some 70 mil ...

News | Created by Gijs Hillenius | Published: 18 October 2012

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France's Ministry for Economy and Finance recently awarded a support contract for open source, worth between 15 to 19 million euro. The four-year contract was won by a consortium comprising 25 com ...

News | Created by Gijs Hillenius | Published: 18 October 2012

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Development of Linex, the Linux-distribution made by the government of the Spanish autonomous region of Extremadura, is to be taken over by Cenatic, Spain's resource centre on open source. The upc ...

News | Created by Gijs Hillenius | Published: 29 October 2012

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One of the aims of the United Kingdom's Open Standard Principles, published today, is to boost the use of free and open source software solutions by the country's public administrations. The n ...

News | Created by Gijs Hillenius | Published: 01 November 2012

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The Belgian government "in principle has no objections to sharing its (open source-based) voting computer systems with other public administrations", according to an official at the Ministry ...

News | Created by Gijs Hillenius | Published: 07 December 2012

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Today, the European Committee for Standardization (CEN), made a collection of 112 standards searchable on Joinup.     The collection includes  freely accessible CEN Workshop Agreement ...

News | Created by Nicolas Hazard | Published: 24 June 2013

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The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) has very recently made the namespace document of the Core Location Vocabulary available on www.w3.org/ns/locn#. The ISA Programme Location Core Vocabulary contai ...

News | Created by Fabien Carion | Published: 19 December 2013

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The first Workshop of the Community of European Semantic Assets Repositories (CESAR) attracted more than 50 participants from all over Europe. The workshop took place in Brussels on 7 March 2012 and w ...

News | Created by Aldo Laudi | Published: 05 April 2012

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Virtual Box/Linux/Glassfish/mySQL   You may download the OCS 1.3.1-Viking virtual image from: http://joinup.ec.europa.eu/site/ocs/ocs-1.3.1.ova. This is an Oracle VirtualBox image containing& ...

News | Created by Cristian Dobre | Published: 05 June 2012

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The government of Finland should make all software developed for public administrations available as open source, say representatives of the country's open source businesses. The Finnish Centre fo ...

News | Created by Gijs Hillenius | Published: 21 November 2012

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Open source developers have already fixed three of the five major problems that are limiting support by open source office suites for Microsoft's proprietary document format OOXML, reports Matthia ...

News | Created by Gijs Hillenius | Published: 16 November 2012

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Thanks to an agreement between Local Government Denmark and the Danish government, Denmark is planning to open basic data registries to the public as part of the eGovernment strategy 2011-2015.   ...

News | Created by Michiel De Keyzer | Published: 18 October 2012

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In order to enhance the possibility of exploring, finding and linking software on the Web, the implementation of ADMS.SW in national and regional software forges of European Member States must be e ...

News | Created by Michiel De Keyzer | Published: 17 October 2012

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The Debian Package Tracking System is the central tool which publishes details of the status of the various releases of the Debian distribution source packages. In addition to web pages usable by Deb ...

News | Created by Olivier Berger | Published: 30 August 2012

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