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open source tools for writing
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Most of us encounter parts of our workday where we must write or document something. Whether for building out the plan of a project, for the... » Read More
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The new edX course, Introduction to Linux, is hosted by The Linux Foundation and teaches newbies all about Linux. Jen Wike takes the course and gives... » Read More
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Whatever you may have heard about hackers, the truth is they do something really, really well: discover. Hackers are motivated, resourceful, and... » Read More
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Choose Linux to replace Windows XP
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Today, as Microsoft discontinues support for Windows XP, a 12 year old operating system, users all over the world find themselves with only a few... » Read More
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If you're going to staring at a terminal emulator for any significant portion of your day, you had better make it pleasing to your eyes.
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women in open source
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