Article: Altruism makes one attractive: Open source on Curacao

Excerpt from: ‘Open Source Yearbook 2009-2010, fourth edition, June 21, 2010’ – Chapter 14: Organizations in the Picture by Jan Stedehouder. Translation edited by Ace Suares. The chances for a successful migration to open source software and open...

Papia Digital about Open Office, Sat 18 Jul, 14:00

On Satuday  July 18th, 14:00 (GMT -4), the popular Radio Show ‘Papia Digital’ will have an item about Open Office, and Open Source in general. Presentator Percy Pinedo will interview a guest about the upcoming Open Office courses with Solveig Haughland,...

In the Press: Open Source on Radio Hoyer

On Friday Februari 6th, Open Source was in the news on Curaçao radiostation Hoyer. In the noon news show, two promoters of Open Source where interviewed in both Dutch and Papiamentu. Radio Hoyer choose this topic because of the Dutch refusal to pay software licenses...

In the Press: ICT can be done cheaper!

In a “letter to the editor”, published in the Amigoe (Curaçao newspaper) in February 2003, a point is made for savings in the educational and government sector by using Free Software and Open Source. The original article (in Dutch) can be found...