The complexities of creating and maintaining technologies as open source, particularly within corporate settings, are well known to many individuals and groups working in tech. Jake Beal, senior scientist at Raytheon Technologies and author of the blog "Jake Beal's Next Step" covers the creeping problem of "passive choice" when it comes to investing time, effort and money to create and maintain open source platforms - particularly in the field of synthetic biology. The author also outlines simple ways to kick start your own contributions to open source synthetic biology technologies based on his own experiences. Read the full post here: https://jakebeal.blogspot.com/2019/06/open-technologies
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