Open source evangelist Brian Proffitt explains open source to his father-in-law by way of book analogy. His explanation of course is open to use and improvement.
Working at the bleeding edge of global development is about to get more lively. Akvo.org co-founder Mark Charmer argues the world needs the open source movement to assert itself right now.
Getting started with contributing to open source can be tricky, so the following is a list of suggestions I have as a women in the community for other women and girls out there to make it easier.
Learning how the various building blocks of a Linux distribution work together to create a cohesive program is an excellent way to expand your skills. Linux from Scratch provides a challenging way for skilled Linux users to do just that.
Looking for an open source project to join in 2015? Here are 5 projects you should consider.
For the new year, here's a little background on the Top 5. Last year, I started writing and recording a Top 5 articles of the week article and video. First, I tally the numbers and check out the buzz to gather five of the most read articles on Opensource.com. Then, I write up a short paragraph on... Read more
Hello, open gaming fans! In this week's roundup, I take a look at an open source alternative to Minecraft, a new Desura client, and new games for Linux. Week of: December 27, 2014 - January 3, 2015
In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at 3D printing for NASA, the Banana Pi, adventures with the R language, and more! December 27, 2014 - January 2, 2015
The story of making a game open source and why it's a good thing to do.
Need a cheap laptop that runs as well as any? How about one that runs Linux? See this great option for students, college kids, or anyone looking for a less expensive laptop option.