Since reddit’s beginning, we have stood on the shoulders of giants in the open source world. Every library, tool and platform we depend on is open. Until now, the only portion of reddit that wasn’t freely available is reddit itself. We are proud and excited that we’re finally giving back to the community that has given us so much.
Watch their cute alien mascot discuss more details.
Developers are now probably busy thinking of ways to make reddit better for users, some may have actually started hacking the codes. I wonder how this move will affect Digg? We’ll just have to wait and see.
Cast your votes on who would kick ass. Digg Vs. Reddit