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msmoriarty writes: 10 years ago this month, IBM open sourced an internal project focused on creating a common component framework for developers: Eclipse. In an interview with, Eclipse Foundation director Mike Milinkovich remarks on what was, back then, a revolutionary move: "You've got to give IBM a lot of credit...Ten years ago, the notion that open source might be the best way for software vendors to collaborate was really a novel idea... Eclipse demonstrated the advantages of collaboration in open source, even amongst fierce competitors." The Eclipse Foundation is celebrating the anniversary with a kickoff party at its EclipseCon Europe 2011 conference, and if you're an Eclipse community member, the Foundation is also inviting you to add yourself to the Eclipse 10th Birthday Timeline.
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Open Source Eclipse Celebrates 10th Birthday

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Neutrinos have bad breadth.