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It’s one of the most basic lessons we teach our children when they’re young—the idea of sharing their toys with others. We try to instill in them the... » Read More
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Introduction to Apache Hadoop, an open source software framework for storage and large scale processing of data-sets on clusters of commodity... » Read More
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Leaders from open source companies around the globe are getting involved in the ALS ice bucket challenge. The campaign has gone viral and has raised... » Read More
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Lauren Egts interviews computer scientist Herb Schilling at NASA graphics and visualization lab about how they use open source.
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Taking place twice a year, OpenStack's summits provide a great deal of the face-to-face interaction between developers, vendors, and users. But what... » Read More
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Open source games roundup Week of August 17 - 23, 2014 After stumbling through a three-day fever this week—during which I couldn't even play video... » Read More
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Why and how I set up an open source creative studio.
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It's back to school for many kids in the United States, and soon to be so for many others around the world. While open source software and hardware... » Read More
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30 community managers list techniques they use to foster community engagement, 5 key ways are highlighted by Opensource.com community manager Jason... » Read More
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The rise of containers do not spell the end of the importance of the operating system in application infrastructure. Because the operating system... » Read More
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Lauren Egts takes a new venture into creating a Raspberry Pi powered juggling pin routine for juggler, Charles Peachock.
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Interested in keeping track of what's happening in the open source cloud? Opensource.com is your source for what's happening right now in OpenStack,... » Read More
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Every week, I tally the numbers and listen to the buzz to bring you the best of last week's open source news and stories on Opensource.com. Week of... » Read More
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