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Thats What She Said!ORA Few Reasons Why Many Women DontContribute to Open Source and A Few ReasonsWhy They Should Anyway
@kavbojka
Why Open Source?Why OSS?Why FOSS?Why FLOSS?
Immediacy
Nerdy/Problem Solving
Political Do-Gooder
Joininess
So if Open Source is so great then whyarent more people getting involved?Why arent more women gettinginvolved?
The usual reasons...(external)
(internal)
Hobbyism
Freedom to Fail
“Given enough eyeballs, all bugs are shallow.”- Linuss Law by Eric Raymond
A Culture of Irreverence
Free and Open?
So, why should more women beinvolved in FLOSS?
We are the3%!
github.com/jessamynsmith/talkbackbot
@kavbojkacamilleacey.blogspot.com
That's What She Said: A Few Reasons Why Women Don't Contribute to Open Source and a Few Reasons Why They Should
That's What She Said: A Few Reasons Why Women Don't Contribute to Open Source and a Few Reasons Why They Should
That's What She Said: A Few Reasons Why Women Don't Contribute to Open Source and a Few Reasons Why They Should
That's What She Said: A Few Reasons Why Women Don't Contribute to Open Source and a Few Reasons Why They Should
That's What She Said: A Few Reasons Why Women Don't Contribute to Open Source and a Few Reasons Why They Should
That's What She Said: A Few Reasons Why Women Don't Contribute to Open Source and a Few Reasons Why They Should
That's What She Said: A Few Reasons Why Women Don't Contribute to Open Source and a Few Reasons Why They Should
That's What She Said: A Few Reasons Why Women Don't Contribute to Open Source and a Few Reasons Why They Should
That's What She Said: A Few Reasons Why Women Don't Contribute to Open Source and a Few Reasons Why They Should
That's What She Said: A Few Reasons Why Women Don't Contribute to Open Source and a Few Reasons Why They Should
That's What She Said: A Few Reasons Why Women Don't Contribute to Open Source and a Few Reasons Why They Should
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That's What She Said: A Few Reasons Why Women Don't Contribute to Open Source and a Few Reasons Why They Should

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That's What She Said: A Few Reasons Why Women Don't Contribute to Open Source and a Few Reasons Why They Should

  1. 1. Thats What She Said!ORA Few Reasons Why Many Women DontContribute to Open Source and A Few ReasonsWhy They Should Anyway
  2. 2. @kavbojka
  3. 3. Why Open Source?Why OSS?Why FOSS?Why FLOSS?
  4. 4. Immediacy
  5. 5. Nerdy/Problem Solving
  6. 6. Political Do-Gooder
  7. 7. Joininess
  8. 8. So if Open Source is so great then whyarent more people getting involved?Why arent more women gettinginvolved?
  9. 9. The usual reasons...(external)
  10. 10. (internal)
  11. 11. Hobbyism
  12. 12. Freedom to Fail
  13. 13. “Given enough eyeballs, all bugs are shallow.”- Linuss Law by Eric Raymond
  14. 14. A Culture of Irreverence
  15. 15. Free and Open?
  16. 16. So, why should more women beinvolved in FLOSS?
  17. 17. We are the3%!
  18. 18. github.com/jessamynsmith/talkbackbot
  19. 19. @kavbojkacamilleacey.blogspot.com

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