Thrilled about the news of the launch of this new diamond and community-driven journal for theoretical : The board is impressive. It will make more than a dent in the scientific publications monopoly in the field.

This is it for my live coverage of the event at @UNESCO for the 5-year anniversary of @swheritage.

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check out the amazing portal of French public sector published source code by @_DINUM (integrated with @swheritage of course!)

Bastien Guerry at « @_DINUM is looking into contributing [code] to the development of @swheritage and we encourage other public administrations to do the same »

Bastien Guerry at « @_DINUM supports @SWHeritage because we publish open source code via a variety of software forges and we want to ensure its availability »

Keith Bergelt at « we would like to make @swheritage [content-]searchable and use it as a prior art database to defend against software patent aggression »

Keith Bergelt at « to enable patent protection for free/#opensource software developers, we need a permanent record for every bit of code »

Keith Bergelt at « Open Innovation Network came to @SWHeritage, because if it didn't exist, we had to create it »

.@marindacos at " is [also] a matter of principle: it's public money investment whose results should go back to the public" (echoing public money public code!

P Oti-Boateng at : « when software is used in research, it should be made available to the research community and to the public »

JF Gerbeau at : "open access and open data are necessary for scientific reproducibility, but are not enough: software [source code] is also needed"

.@TawfikJelassi announces at that @UNESCO and @Inria have renewed their collaboration agreement to support @SWHeritage for the next 4 years

.@TawfikJelassi at : "in my first meeting with @rdicosmo we talked about my first programs in binary language". Geeks are everywhere!

.@TawfikJelassi at : "software is an unique type of object that constitutes the foundation of our digital society"

Ass. Director General of UNESCO @TawfikJelassi: "@swheritage is a major archive to enable our digital future"

.@SWHeritage is the largest publicly available archive of software source code in the world

.@swheritage's mission is to collect, preserve forever, and make publicly available the entire body of software, in the preferred form for making modifications to it

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