Sam Varghese

Sam Varghese

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Sam Varghese has been writing for iTWire since 2006, a year after the site came into existence. For nearly a decade thereafter, he wrote mostly about free and open source software, based on his own use of this genre of software. Since May 2016, he has been writing across many areas of technology. He has been a journalist for nearly 40 years in India (Indian Express and Deccan Herald), the UAE (Khaleej Times) and Australia (Daily Commercial News (now defunct) and The Age). His personal blog is titled Irregular Expression.

Saturday, 31 March 2012 12:59

Red Hat crosses billion-dollar revenue mark

Free and open source software market leader Red Hat has marked a decade of Linux leadership in the enterprise by reporting revenue vastly exceeding analysts' expectations.

Friday, 30 March 2012 10:05

Ruby creator Matz gets FSF award

The Free Software Foundation's annual award for the advancement of free software has gone to Yukihiro Matsumoto (aka Matz).

Tuesday, 27 March 2012 10:02

Sydneysider to give keynote at Wikimania

Sydneysider Mary Gardiner, a well-known figure in Australian FOSS circles, has been chosen to give the opening keynote at Wikimania, the international conference for Wikipedia-related projects, in Washington DC in July.