Werner: Are GitHubbers taking open source seriously?
[Posted December 12, 2012 by n8willis]
At his blog, Max Jonas Werner examines the recent claim by Simon Phipps that half of all GitHub projects have no discernible license attached to the code, with just 20% including an actual license file. Werner arrives at different numbers, with 80% of projects having license information. Although his data mining was not comprehensive, he does supply the raw data for further analysis.