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Jackson: More than JSON for Java

Jackson is a mature and feature-rich open source project that we use, support, and contribute to here at Indeed. As Jackson’s creator and primary maintainer, I want to highlight Jackson’s core competencies, extensions, and challenges in this two-part series. Jackson’s core competency If you’re creating a web service in Java that reads or returns JSON, […]

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Coming Together to Support the Open Source Community

Over the last few weeks, conference and event cancellations around the world have heavily impacted the open source community. These events play an important role in the ecosystem that supports free and open source software. If we want that ecosystem to remain healthy, it is important for us to act now. Why support matters now […]

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The FOSS Contributor Fund: Forming a Community of Adopters

In January 2019, Indeed launched a new program that democratizes the way we provide financial support to open source projects that we use. We call it The FOSS Contributor Fund. The fund enables Indeed employees who make open source contributions to nominate and vote for projects. Each month, the winning project receives funding. This program […]

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