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IBM tackles climate change in 2020 Call for Code challenge

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The open source technology challenge coincides with the 75th anniversary of the UN, which is demanding a "global reality check" on the state of the climate.

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IBM tackles climate change in 2020 Call for Code challenge

The open source technology challenge coincides with the 75th anniversary of the UN, which is demanding a "global reality check" on the state of the climate.

IBM, UN and Linux Foundation tackle climate crisis in 2020 Call for Code Global Challenge

The move comes as 77% of developers and first responders say climate change is the single most pressing issue facing their generation, according to an IBM global survey.

2020 Call for Code Global Challenge Led by IBM Takes On Climate Change on 75thAnniversary of United Nations

77% of developers and first responders surveyed globally say climate change is the single most pressing issue facing their generation Geneva,February 26,

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Secretary-General's Remarks on Multilateral Solutions to Global Challenges at the Italian Senate [as delivered]

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Wipro Joins Linux Foundation Networking (LFN) As Gold Member

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Confidential Computing Consortium Formed To Protect Processed Data

A new Confidential Computing Consortium was announced on Wednesday by the Linux Foundation to boost the security of processed data.

IBM Call for Code contest selects 5 finalists

The teams produce open-source tech to help communities respond to increasingly severe natural disasters, including mental health care solutions.

Coding for Disaster

At a U.N. hackathon, open source developers strive to mitigate the impact of natural disasters.

The Open Source Revolution Is Over – the Revolutionaries Won

Microsoft's $7.5 billion GitHub acquisition and IBM's $34 billion purchase of Red Hat mark the final end of open source's outlaw period. Light Reading looks at how open source went ...