In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at helping earthquake victims in Nepal, OpenMRS and the fight against Ebola, Apple's Siri to leverage Apache Mesos, and more. Open source news roundup: April 25 - May 1, 2015
A few months ago, we profiled open source projects working to make the world a better place. In this new installment, we present some more humanitarian open source projects to inspire you.
Google Summer of Code is getting ready to kick off their 11th iteration of the program. It offers a unique opportunity for students to get involved in open source, with the original slogan of the program being: "Flip bits, not burgers." All of the mentoring organizations have been announced, the... Read more
The software development process has evolved from vendors owning, controlling, and selling proprietary software into a collaborative, open source model. The process of producing energy is going through a similar evolution.
PyCon 2015 was held in early April, and the talk videos are already online. We've rounded up six talks community-focused talks to check out.
Pierre-Yves Chibon reports from PyCon 2015 Language Summit and conference.
In this week's edition of the open source and Linux gaming news roundup, we take a look at the latest SuperTuxKart release, new Linux games, and more! Open gaming roundup: April 18 - 25, 2015
In this week's Top 5, I cover tools for finding just the right open source library, streamlining and simplifing necessary chores, and more.
In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at open source mapping for sustainability, 3D printing on the farm, and more. Open source news roundup: April 18 - 24, 2015
The community is stepping up and getting involved, discussing various topics such as hardware projects and whether they actually qualify as open source hardware, as well as planning a meetup to work on improving the development of open source CAD programs. There is also great movement from the... Read more