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I'm a newcomer to the tech industry. I don't have a degree in Computer Science or Engineering. I'm a writer by trade and training, so coming to work... » Read More
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Last year, Opensource.com covered some popular open source project management tools (ProjectLibre, ]project-open[, and OpenProject.) We found these... » Read More
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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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While Opensource.com is preparing for our upcoming Beginners in Open Source Week starting February 17, we want to hear from our readers about which... » Read More
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I can see the brightness of curiosity in my six year old niece Shuchi's eyes when she explores a mobile phone or manipulates the idiot box with its... » Read More
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If you work in an organization that isn’t focused on development, where computer systems are used to support other core business functions, getting... » 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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women in open source
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There are few women developers and even proportionately less working in open source communities. However, a career in OSS is ideal for women who are... » 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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When Versata Software sued Ameriprise Financial Services for breaching its software license, it unwittingly unearthed a GPL violation of its own and... » Read More
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Linux desktop environment
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When you install a Linux distribution, a set of programs comes along with it. It's easy to add and delete elements of the programs that don't fit... » Read More
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