Innovation & Disruption
Discover the tools, trends, and context necessary for making better decisions about technology.
In this edition of the Radar column, we explore the limitations and possibilities of high-speed 5G connectivity.
A look into what robotic process automation (RPA) is, why it matters, and why it’s garnered so much recent interest.
Andrew Smith talks about why he learned to code, and the unexpected pleasures he encountered along the way.
Noah Firth on giving service members and their families a more friendly user experience, and how his team recruits and measures success.
Jimmy Song on why Bitcoin is a profound invention and the impact it's having on society and human rights.
In this edition of the Radar column, we explore Google’s quantum supremacy milestone.
The struggle is not about free speech; it's about the right to pay attention and to think.
In this moment of increasing discontent, we’re entering the dawn of the blockchain era.
Blockchains are poised to catalyze new business models by cutting the costs of verifying truth.
Experts explore the role open source software plays in fields as varied as machine learning, blockchain, disaster response, and more.
The O’Reilly Open Source Awards recognize individual contributors who have demonstrated exceptional leadership, creativity, and collaboration in the development of open source software.
Pete Skomoroch covers what you need to know as we shift from a world of deterministic programs to systems that give unpredictable results on ever-changing training data.
Using aggregate analysis of O’Reilly online learning content usage and search data, Roger Magoulas shares key insights that impact the technology tools ecosystem.
VM Brasseur discusses the help new companies need to become authentic members of the free and open source software community.
Adrian Cockcroft says the most successful open-source-based businesses have turned their partners and developer communities into force multipliers for their own marketing and engineering teams.
Drawing on 13 years spent building the Chef community, Adam Jacob takes a deep dive into the soul of open source.
Alison McCauley looks at how blockchain technology offers new tools that can help extend the ethos of open innovation into new areas.
Arun Gupta discusses the reasons why AWS is committed to open projects and communities.