bryan over at Pipedot has released the source code for Pipecode, the software running pipedot.
Pipecode is written in PHP and the code is using the GPLv3.
this is the kind of crap posting we left /. because of
No. This site and its users are here because of Beta. Slashdot's crappy editing and story summaries have been around for years, it never bothered us enough.
If you can't figure out what pipedot is in seconds from the summary, you are likely to be one of those tech illiterates who have been increasing the noise/crap level at Slashdot.