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Probably our most popular Tidelift swag item is our custom-designed Pay the Maintainers tshirt. It is the brainchild of Tidelift engineer and ...
Chris Grams
by Chris Grams
on June 24, 2019

Chris Grams

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Key open source usage trends in professional development teams

By Chris Grams on May 7, 2019
For application developers, open source has become an indispensable part of the development process. In fact, we’ve found that over 90 percent of ...

Developers spend 30% of their time on code maintenance: our latest survey results, part 3

By Chris Grams on March 14, 2019
The professional open source survey results we published last year highlighted the impressive reach of open source usage among professional ...

What concerns developers about open source? Our latest survey results, part 2

By Chris Grams on February 14, 2019
The professional open source survey results we published last year highlighted the impressive reach of open source usage among professional ...

What are the top 3 reasons developers use open source? Our latest survey results, part 1

By Chris Grams on January 29, 2019
The professional open source survey results we published last year highlighted the impressive reach of open source usage among professional ...

Newly updated! The Tidelift guide to managing open source

By Chris Grams on November 29, 2018
Our mission here at Tidelift is to make open source work better for everyone. One big area of focus for us is finding ways we can help those of you ...

Luis Villa talks Tidelift with Randal and Jonathan on the FLOSS Weekly podcast

By Chris Grams on November 5, 2018
Last week Tidelift co-founder Luis Villa spent Halloween with co-hosts Randal Schwartz and Jonathan Bennett of the long-running FLOSS Weekly podcast ...

Tidelift’s contribution to open source sustainability

By Chris Grams on June 25, 2018
Over the weekend, Danny Crichton at TechCrunch wrote an in-depth piece entitled Open source sustainability about some of the challenges facing open ...

Tidelift in the news

By Chris Grams on May 23, 2018
Yesterday, we put out an honest-to-goodness Tidelift press release, on the occasion of our first funding announcement. Thought it would be nice to ...