The SourceForge Controversy, and the Ongoing Fall of Slashdot Media, Explained
Over the past few days, one of the world’s premier download portals has been in the middle of a controversy. SourceForge, renowned for hosting open-source programs and free software, was attacked for allegedly misleading its users. Then its sister company, web news aggregator Slashdot, was attacked for seemingly hiding these allegations. It’s the latest chapter in the decline of Slashdot, once an important corner of the web.