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by Julian Copes | Friday, November 19, 2010

Packt Publishing is pleased to announce that WordPress has won the Hall of Fame CMS category in the 2010 Open Source Awards. Hall of Fame CMS is a category introduced to the Award last year, which features a competition between the previous winners of the Open Source CMS Award; Drupal, Joomla! and WordPress.

by Julian Copes | Friday, November 19, 2010

Packt Publishing is pleased to announce that CMS Made Simple has won the Open Source CMS category in the 2010 Open Source Awards. The Open Source CMS Award is reserved for Content Management Systems (CMS) based on one of the Open Source licenses.

by Julian Copes | Thursday, November 18, 2010

Packt Publishing is pleased to announce that jQuery has won the Open Source JavaScript Libraries category in the 2010 Open Source Awards. The Open Source JavaScript Libraries Award is a new category introduced to the Award this year, featuring libraries of pre-written JavaScript controls which allow for easier development of RIAs (Rich Internet Applications), visually enhanced applications or smoother server-side JavaScript functionalities.

by Julian Copes | Wednesday, November 17, 2010

Packt Publishing is pleased to announce that Blender has won the Open Source Graphics Software Award category in the 2010 Open Source Awards. The Open Source Graphics Software Award is a new category introduced to the Award this year, featuring various different types of Graphic Application Software.

by Julian Copes | Tuesday, November 16, 2010

Packt Publishing is pleased to announce that PrestaShop has won the Open Source E-Commerce Applications category in the 2010 Open Source Awards. The Open Source E-Commerce Applications category is reserved for the type of web applications that simplify buying and selling of products on the Internet. 

by Julian Copes | Monday, November 15, 2010

Packt Publishing is pleased to announce that Pimcore has won the Most Promising Open Source Project Award category in the 2010 Open Source Awards. The Most Promising Open Source Project Award, sponsored by OpenCandy, is a revamped category for the Award this year, featuring Open Source projects, whose first release date is less than two years from 9 August, 2010.

by Julian Copes | Friday, November 12, 2010

Packt Open Source Awards 2010

The winners of the 2010 Open Source Awards will be announced the week commencing November 15 (next week).

 

by Julian Copes | Friday, November 12, 2010

Python Text Processing with NLTK 2.0 Cookbook by Jacob Perkins has been published.

by Julian Copes | Friday, November 12, 2010

The Inkscape 0.48 Essentials for Web Designers book by Bethany Hiitola has been published.

by Julian Copes | Wednesday, November 10, 2010

The OSGi and Apache Felix 3.0 Beginner's guide by Walid Joseph Gédéon has been published.

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