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Grumpy cat graphic by Kimberly Keyes
Inkscape tutorial for tracing an image. For the purpose of this demonstration, I’m using Inkscape for Linux Mint.
0 comments Posted 4 Nov 2014 by Kim Keyes Feed
Remy Decausemaker shares his partial transcription of the two keynotes from day 1 at the All Things Open conference in Raleigh, NC held October 22 and 23. The first keynote is from Jeffrey Hammond, VP & Principal Analyst at Forrester Research. The second keynote is from Dwight Merriman,... Read more
0 comments Posted 3 Nov 2014 by Remy DeCausemaker Feed
In 490 BC the Greek army defeated the first Persian invasion at the battle of Marathon. Legend says that the courier Pheidippides was dispatched to deliver the news of the victory to Athens, and did so by running 40 km (26 miles), exclaiming upon arrival: "We have won!", to then collapse and die.... Read more
0 comments Posted 3 Nov 2014 by Luis Ibanez Feed
Top 5 articles of the week, Halloween Edition
Special Halloween Edition of the Top 5! Every week, we 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, this week October 27 - 31, 2014.
3 comments Posted 31 Oct 2014 by Jen Wike Huger (Red Hat) Feed
In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at Ubuntu at 10 years, open source for patent-free cancer drugs, Berlin backsliding on open source, and more!
0 comments Posted 31 Oct 2014 by Scott Nesbitt Feed
Jeremy Hansen Iron Man costume
In this interview with Jeremy Hansen, software engineer and web developer at Red Hat, we explore his hobby for cosplay (short for costume play) and see the parallels to the open source way. Get some tips and tricks from the cosplay world.
0 comments Posted 30 Oct 2014 by Jason Hibbets (Red Hat) Feed
Free and open source software
Robert Lindh is keen to start a conversation about how others fair when selling FOSS solutions and whether its time to re-brand open source? He nominates a new name that he has seen used in FOSS communities as a suitable candidate: Community Software.
42 comments Posted 30 Oct 2014 by Robert Lindh Feed
Notes from Women in Open Source and Technology panel at the All Things Open conference 2014, in Raleigh, NC, USA.
2 comments Posted 29 Oct 2014 by Jen Wike Huger (Red Hat) Feed
Dr. Nazir Peroz (Head of the ZiiK) on rebuilding tech in Afghanistan and a new IT center at the University of Herat.
0 comments Posted 29 Oct 2014 by Maren Abatielos Feed
Reglue is an organization that has been placing Linux computers in the homes of financially disadvantaged kids since 2005. The program started in central Texas and we'd love to see it grow, so if you have interest after reading this article about how we did it, contact me via email.
3 comments Posted 28 Oct 2014 by Ken Starks Feed

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