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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.
2 comments Posted 6 Jan 2015 by Joshua Allen Holm Feed
In this interview with Bill Fitzgerald, head of FunnyMonkey, learn how he got started in open source and how it led him to supporting open access to education.
1 comment Posted 6 Jan 2015 by Don Watkins Feed
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Looking for an open source project to join in 2015? Here are 5 projects you should consider.
9 comments Posted 5 Jan 2015 by Scott Nesbitt Feed
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In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at the the security of commercial open source, Google's surprise launch of ODF support, Uganda adopting free and open source software, and more! Week of December 22 - 27, 2014.
0 comments Posted 26 Dec 2014 by Scott Nesbitt Feed
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Wikipedia is one of the most frequently visited websites in the world. The vast online encyclopedia, editable by anyone, has become the go-to source for general information on any subject. However, the "crowdsourcing" used by Wikipedia opens their doors to spin and whitewashing–edits that may be... Read more
0 comments Posted 25 Dec 2014 by Peter Sobot Feed
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In this interview, Remy Decausemaker takes a deep dive into the life and motivations of Kyle Simpson, an open web evangelist and the author of the book on javascript, "You Don't Know JS." Find Kyle, aka Getify, on GitHub and see his many projects and posts on Getify.me.
0 comments Posted 18 Dec 2014 by Remy DeCausemaker (Red Hat) Feed
Rich Bowen, has worked on the Apache http server for almost 20 years now and serves as a board member and the Executive Vice President. He says that direct, intentional mentoring is 100% of the reason that I am where I am today, professionally and personally. How can you be a mentor or find a... Read more
4 comments Posted 17 Dec 2014 by Rich Bowen (Red Hat) Feed
In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at Google (again) embracing open document formats, the Marines going Linux, the European Commission updating its open source policy, and more!
2 comments Posted 12 Dec 2014 by Scott Nesbitt Feed
Univention presents their annual Graduate Prize for dissertations dealing with applicable and in ­demand open source solutions. The winner of the Univention Graduate Prize will receive $2,500 USD. Univention is a leading supplier of open source products for the operation and management of IT... Read more
0 comments Posted 5 Dec 2014 by Maren Abatielos Feed
In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at an open source iPad alternative, Creative Commons turning 12, and more! Open source news roundup for November 22 to 28, 2014
1 comment Posted 28 Nov 2014 by Scott Nesbitt Feed

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