What do we mean by ‘Open Source’?

A bit about open source software. This is software that’s freely and widely available online that can be used by individuals and organisations as an alternative to purchasing software or developing software privately through a third party for instance. In essence, it saves money. Not time, but definitely money. Open source software emerged in response…

What’s all this talk about ‘apps’?

Most people have come across the term ‘app’ but very few will be able to define it if you asked them! So here’s a brief explanation…. An app (short for ‘application’) is basically a small piece of software or a program that does something which is normally quite clever (not always though, as some are…