Everyone should see themselves in tech

At our core, we believe that contributions from individuals of all different backgrounds, experiences, locations, and abilities makes for the best technology. Simply put, we can’t build open source solutions that change the world without you.

Communities power open source

Are you looking to get involved with open source, but don’t know where to start? Take the Code is open challenge and see how you can best contribute your skills to a project.

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Diverse contributors make for better open source communities

Contributor.Link is a new community that connects participating free and open source projects with new contributors of all experience levels and backgrounds. It will focus on bringing more diverse contributors to participating projects and encouraging those projects to create processes that will make it easier and more welcoming for all contributors to get started.

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Innovation requires collaboration

Advancements aren’t made in a vacuum. They happen when people share great ideas and build on them to make something useful.

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