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GSoC 2022 accepted Contributors announced!

May is here and we’re pleased to announce the Google Summer of Code (GSoC) Contributors for 2022. Our 196 mentoring organizations have spent the last few weeks making the difficult decisions on which applicants they will be mentoring this year as GSoC ContributorsSome notable results from this year’s application periodOver 4,000 applicants from 96 countries5,155...

Season of Docs announces participating organizations for 2022

Season of Docs provides support for open source projects to improve their documentation and gives professional technical writers an opportunity to gain experience in open source. Together we raise awareness of open source, of docs, and of technical writing. For 2022, Season of Docs is pleased to announce that 31 organizations will be participating in...

Google Summer of Code 2022: Contributor applications now open

Contributor applications for Google Summer of Code (GSoC) 2022 are now open!Google Summer of Code is a global, online program focused on bringing new contributors into open source software development. GSoC contributors work with an open source organization on a 12+ week programming project under the guidance of mentors. Since 2005, GSoC has welcomed...

Announcing First Group of Google Open Source Peer Bonus Winners in 2022

After receiving over 200 nominations from Googlers, we are very pleased to announce our biggest group of winners to date for the Google Open Source Peer Bonus Program. We are honored to present 154 contributors from 29 countries with peer bonuses, representing more than 80 open source projects. The Google Open Source Peer Bonus program was launched...

Rewarding Rust contributors with Google Open Source Peer Bonuses

We are very excited to reward 25 open source contributors, specifically, for their work on Rust projects! At Google, Open Source lies at the core of not only our processes but also many of our products. While we try to directly contribute upstream as much as possible, the Google Open Source Peer Bonus program is designed to reward external open source...

How to integrate your web app with Google Ads

TL;DR: You can now have a web application integrated with Google Ads in just a few minutes!Google AdsGoogle Ads is an online advertising platform where advertisers can create and manage their Google marketing campaigns. The Google Ads API is the modern programmatic interface to Google Ads and the next generation of the AdWords API. It enables developers...

Google Summer of Code 2022 mentoring orgs revealed!

After reviewing over 350 mentoring organization applications, we are excited to announce that 203 open source projects have been selected for Google Summer of Code (GSoC) 2022. This year we are welcoming 32 new organizations to mentor GSoC contributors.Visit our new program site to view the complete list of GSoC 2022 accepted mentoring organizations....

The 2022 Season of Docs application for organizations is open!

Organization applications for the 2022 Season of Docs are now open!Through Season of Docs, Google awards grants to open source projects and organizations to hire technical writers to work on documentation projects. Participating organizations hire and pay the technical writers directly (we use Open Collective to help transfer grant funds). Organizations...

A New Library for Network Optimization

Networks are all around us from the electrical circuits inside our computers to the multitude of internet servers that route packets of data around the globe. Even the web itself is a network of pages connected to each other by a myriad of blue links.A network's structure is referred to as its topology. Network topologies can be physical or logical,...

FPGA Interchange format to enable interoperable FPGA tooling

Field Programmable Gate Arrays (FPGAs) have been around for decades and historically, the development of their specific toolchains happened in separate ecosystems that were driven by the vendors themselves. This has changed in recent years with the development of vendor-neutral open source toolchains, but this has revealed a new problem: the need for...

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