$1.3M in grants go toward making the web’s open-source infrastructure more equitable

Open Source

$1.3M in grants go toward making the web’s open-source infrastructure more equitable

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Open-source software is at the core of… well, practically everything online. But while much of it is diligently maintained in some ways, in others it doesn’t receive the kind of scrutiny that something so foundational ought to. To that end, $1.3 million worth of grants were announced today, split among 13 projects looking to ensure open-source software and development is being done equitably, sustainably and responsibly. Continue reading “$1.3M in grants go toward making the web’s open-source infrastructure more equitable”

Webiny announces $348K seed to build open-source serverless CMS

Cloud, Software

Webiny announces $348K seed to build open-source serverless CMS

Webiny, a London startup developing a serverless content management system, announced a $348,000 (£270,000) seed round today led by UK investment firm Episode 1.

Webiny founder Sven Al Hamad says that Webiny is the first full-feature content management built for a serverless environment. “That means that we built Webiny from the ground up, and architected it so it works only inside serverless functions,” he said. Continue reading “Webiny announces $348K seed to build open-source serverless CMS”