Intuit is Making its Mobile Privacy Notice Code Available On Open Source

Last year, the U.S. government hosted multi-stakeholder talks to forge common ground on mobile app privacy. The result was the Mobile App Privacy Voluntary Code of Conduct, which calls for mobile applications to include a short form privacy notice — simple, easily understandable screens — that clearly inform consumers what data is being collected and with whom the data is shared. The screens supplement traditional privacy policies by summarizing important information in a consumer-friendly design. Intuit took great care to… Read more

 July 24, 2014 | Lori Fraleigh


IPP Flex Framework released under the Eclipse Public License on

The Intuit Partner Platform team is proud to announce the release of our native IPP Flex Framework under the Eclipse Public License on The IPP Flex Framework project provides client libraries, tools and examples for Flex developers who are developing Native IPP applications. This includes the Kingussie framework and other components that may be built over time. Kingussie is a library that uses the Adobe Cairngorm framework to provide a model-view-controller implementation optimized for interactions… Read more

 November 17, 2010 | admin


Getting real with

Last June when we launched, we had a big vision but we really didn’t know what would happen. Open Source is new to Intuit and isn’t fully ingrained in our DNA yet. It has been a fun project and over the last couple of months we are starting to feel that we are approaching an inflection point in terms of adoption and utility. We recently launched our Azure IPP SDK project as an Open Source… Read more

 March 11, 2010 | admin


Moving to the Eclipse Public License

A few days ago I blogged that we will "most likely" be moving to the Eclipse Public License as our preferred license on The "most likely" disclaimer is being removed. We will be moving to the EPL. Our lawyer is back from vacation and earlier today we got together with some folks in the Eclipse foundation to discuss the differences in the licenses, tactical details for transitioning to the EPL. We also had a quick discussion about the formal… Read more

 August 5, 2009 | admin


CPL, EPL and License Proliferation

Hi… I'm Robert Larson, coder and community manager for the new  - yeah…I'm the guy you see in that video 🙂 When we started getting serious about sponsoring an open source community on, one very critical decision was which license to use. Although we've generally had very positive feedback and interest with the new open source initiative since our announcement yesterday, we have heard some questions around… Read more

 July 28, 2009 | admin


Announcing – IPP Open Source Community

This morning we are announcing a new open source community for developers interested in creating connected online applications for small businesses. The community, at, lets developers work with Intuit and each other to build better Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) applications that solve important small business problems via the Intuit Partner Platform (IPP). Context A few weeks ago we announced IPP’s Federated Applications capability to provide developers the ability to write applications using… Read more

 July 27, 2009 | admin