• Hollywood gets its own open source foundation

    3 days ago - By Tech Crunch

    Open source is everywhere now, so maybe it's no surprise that the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences today announced that it has partnered with the Linux Foundation to launch the Academy Software Foundation , a new open source foundation for developers in the motion picture and media space.
    The founding members include a number of high-powered media and tech companies, including Animal Logic, Blue Sky Studios, Cisco, DreamWorks, Epic Games, Google, Intel, SideFX, Walt Disney Studios and Weta Digital.
    “Open Source Software has enabled developers and engineers to create the amazing...
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  • Academy Software Foundation will let filmmakers use open source creative software

    Academy Software Foundation will let filmmakers use open source creative software

    3 days ago - By Venture Beat

    The movies are going open source. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and The Linux Foundation today launched the Academy Software Foundation to provide a neutral forum for open source software developers in the motion picture and broader media industries to share resources and collaborate on technologies for image creation, visu...
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