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  • April 19, 2018
    We know you've been waiting for it, and we're happy to announce that the first beta release of Hawthorn is now available. "open-release/hawthorn.beta1" is the branch name. It is based on the master branches as of April 18.   Quick Start Start with the instructions for native installation on Ubuntu...
  • October 17, 2017
    I am excited to announce the date and location for the 2018 Open edX conference.  We'll be gathering in the last week of May: May 29 to June 1, hosted by Université de Montréal, HEC Montréal, and Polytechnique Montréal, the three founding institutions behind EDUlib. There are many more details to...
  • January 8, 2015
    One of the things we take pride in at edX is our commitment to open source.  An important decision in open-sourcing code is the choice of a license.  For the most part, we’ve used the AGPL license.  To better meet our open-source goals, however, we’re changing a few of our licenses. Our more than...
  • September 16, 2014
    This is an excerpt – read the full post on edx.org to learn more about the evolution of Open edX, the importance of the XBlock API, and the move to Apache. When we open-sourced the edX code in 2013, our goal was to enable developers around the world to experiment with and extend the Open edX ...