In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at new tools for Docker, Kali Linux 2.0, and more! Open source news roundup for August 8 - 15, 2015
In this week's Top 5, our readers loved stories about LibreOffice 5, Priyanka Nag's My Linux Story, a tutorial for the KDE file manager Dolphin, patent trolls, and our interview with Jerome Petazzoni of Docker.
Aimee Maree Forsstrom is an early open source advocate, who has worked in IT since 2000 building new code management practices for government and enterprise. Forsstrom is a current board member of OSIA (Open Source Industry Australia). She will be speaking at LinuxCon North America, with her talk... Read more
Anderson Silva reviews the ASUS Zenbook UX305, an ulta-portable notebook computer that runs Fedora for Linux beautifully.
Alicia Gibb chats with us about teaching herself electronics, establishing the Open Source Hardware Association, and increasing diversity in tech.
Wisely used, Twitter can be an outstanding tool for getting the word out about open source solutions.
According to the latest numbers from the World Health Organization, over a billion people in the world live with some sort of disability. Addressing the various accommodations, abilities, and disabilities of the world's largest minority may seem like a daunting task for developers of all stripes,... Read more
It's no secret that the tech industry has a diversity problem. Programmer Paola Villareal offers one possible solution.
When Ruth Bavousett attended her first Perl conference in 2012, she was worried how she'd be accepted as a transgender person. Three years on, she says everyone who comes in good faith is welcome.
LibreOffice plays an important function in the world, and one that spans beyond the mere function of an office suite. Let's look back at how LibreOffice got started, and at how far the community has come since then.