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Penguin, stylized, contributor spotlight
In this contributor spotlight, meet David Both, a regular contributor to Opensource.com, most notable for his Linux philosophy series. He tells us what his favorite open source tools are, what he wishes were more open, and more.
2 comments Posted 31 Mar 2015 by Jen Wike Huger (Red Hat) Feed
The Adafruit PN532 controller shield helps read and write to RFID tags. It attaches to an Arduino board that provides the programming logic for reading or writing data. In this article, we'll take a quick look at how much fun one you can really have with an RFID reader-writer and a few RFID tags.
2 comments Posted 28 Mar 2015 by Luis Ibanez Feed
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Hello, open gaming fans! In this week's edition, I take a look at how to make custom controllers based on Arduino and use a Raspberry Pi 2 to stream to your TV. Plus, virtual reality hand tracking and more Linux games. Open source and Linux games: March 22 - 28, 2015
0 comments Posted 28 Mar 2015 by Robin Muilwijk Feed
Top 5 articles of the week, green stars
Best articles from the week, March 23 - 27, 2015. Watch the YouTube video and subscribe to Open Source Way channel.
1 comment Posted 27 Mar 2015 by Jen Wike Huger (Red Hat) Feed
In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at LibreOffice Online, the newest release of SecureDrop, and more! Open source news for March 21 - 27, 2015
0 comments Posted 27 Mar 2015 by Scott Nesbitt Feed
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Setting up a virtual machine has become easier, but who do you turn to for that last mile of configuration? TurnKey Linux is an Israel-based company that offers more than 100 ready-to-use virtual appliances—all you need is a virtual host.
0 comments Posted 27 Mar 2015 by Don Watkins Feed
With Arduino Day 2015 just around the corner, I've rounded up some of my favorite Arduino projects, tools, and articles to get you excited and inspired. So whether you're celebrating at one of the many community events or digging in to a project on your own, happy tinkering!
3 comments Posted 27 Mar 2015 by Alex Sanchez (Red Hat) Feed
Gadgets and open hardware
A guide to installing and setting up Pi Musicbox to play all sorts of streaming services, like Spotify, TuneIn, and SoundCloud, and local sound files on a 'headless' Raspberry Pi.
1 comment Posted 25 Mar 2015 by Anderson Silva (Red Hat) Feed
Our last poll, in which our readers picked their favorite programming lanaguage for beginners, had almost 30 comments and 2,300 votes. And, it's still open for voting! Python leads C/C+ and Javascript, and a few others, with over 1,000 votes.
10 comments Posted 24 Mar 2015 by Opensource.com (Red Hat) Feed
Open source and Linux games roundup blue swirl graphic
Hello, open gaming fans! In this week's edition, we take a look at the GCW-ZERO handheld console, first anti-cheat open hardware device, and more. Open gaming roundup: January 8 - 14, 2015
0 comments Posted 21 Mar 2015 by Robin Muilwijk Feed

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