Open Source in Education chalkboard
People of all ages are heading back to school now. For the next couple of weeks, Opensource.com is highlighting a range of open source software, hardware, and tools for students and educators. We'll also sprinkle in open education stories for good measure. Read more in our Back to School series.
18 comments Posted 4 Sep 2015 by Jen Wike Huger (Red Hat) Feed
Getting started in open source can be daunting—especially if you're new to the world of open source software (or hardware), or if you are a minority in the space. But, never fear! We've got you covered with excellent reads to help you navigate the territory. First, vote in our poll and let us know... Read more
6 comments Posted 17 Aug 2015 by Opensource.com (Red Hat) Feed
When you install a Linux distribution, a set of programs comes along with it. It's easy to add and delete elements of the programs that don't fit your needs, says Meine in his article How to choose the best Linux desktop for you. But what about altering the look and feel? The key is to go with the... Read more
80 comments Posted 28 Jul 2015 by Opensource.com (Red Hat) Feed
June 2, 2015 is the day that marked the official launch of Jim Whitehurst's The Open Organization: Igniting Passion and Performance. Copies of the book are now making their way to readers all over the world, and we want to know how you're reading yours. Leave a comment to let us know what reading... Read more
0 comments Posted 9 Jun 2015 by The Open Organization Feed
Firefox and Chromium are the two most popular open source browsers, though there are actually thousands out there. And what about the non-open browsers? Let's hash it out. What is it about browsers that make them so useful? What features do you like best?
45 comments Posted 2 Jun 2015 by Opensource.com (Red Hat) Feed
Open community, gardeners and food co-op
Here at Opensource.com, we cover ways to contribute to open source projects on the regular. A few of our favorites are:
1 comment Posted 27 Apr 2015 by Opensource.com (Red Hat) Feed
Beginners to Open Source theme: Hello World on bread
When it comes to getting involved with open source, everyone has their own story. As our Beginners to Open Source series gets into full swing, we want you to share yours.
15 comments Posted 17 Feb 2015 by Opensource.com (Red Hat) Feed
Purple and gold tropy tower for Top 5 article
Welcome to the Opensource.com weekly Top 5! Every week, I check out the stats and chatter to see what stories have been most popular with our readers this week: January 12 - 16, 2015
0 comments Posted 16 Jan 2015 by Jen Wike Huger (Red Hat) Feed
Penguins gathered together in the Artic
It's an age old question, but it's always fun to hear how distributions change from year to year. What is your favorite Linux distribution?
68 comments Posted 13 Jan 2015 by Opensource.com (Red Hat) Feed
Top 5 articles of the week, pink stars
Every week, I tally the numbers and listen to the buzz to bring you the best of last week's open source news and stories on Opensource.com, this week: November 24 - 28, 2014.
0 comments Posted 29 Nov 2014 by Jen Wike Huger (Red Hat) Feed