Category: Open Source

Money:Tech Panel: Open Source and Finance

I recently had the opportunity to participate in a panel discussion at the O’Reilly Money:Tech conference. We discussed the extent that the financial technology community had embraced open source. Other members of the panel were Tim O’Reilly of O’Reilly Media, James Altucher who founded StockPickr and Graham Miller of Marketcetera. I was representing free financial

12 Reasons to Work On Open Source Software

People sometimes ask me why I write open source software in my spare time without being paid for it. It’s an interesting question that I sometimes also ask myself. There are quite a few reasons and I thought I’d describe some that probably also apply to many other open source developers. The following is a

XPlanner article in JavaWorld

Check out the new article about XPlanner in JavaWorld. As a side note, I’ve had several people request the XPlanner on Rails code. It would be very interesting to have someone pursue that effort.