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Student sys admins need hands-on, practical experience with a wide variety of software. We look at how one professor trains future system administrators.
7 comments Posted 1 Sep 2015 by Joshua Allen Holm 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 (Red Hat) Feed
Penguin swimming underwater
Do you remember back to that first day using Linux? Do you recall installing it on your computer and what it felt like? Reminisce with Jen Wike Huger as she takes you through what it was like to do that and how things might have changed.
13 comments Posted 9 Dec 2014 by Jen Wike Huger (Red Hat) Feed
Moodle organizes data into courses for online and open learning. Learn how to create a course or quiz for your students in this step-by-step.
0 comments Posted 12 Sep 2014 by Nitish Tiwari Feed
Penguin swimming underwater
The new edX course, Introduction to Linux, is hosted by The Linux Foundation and teaches newbies all about Linux. Jen Wike takes the course and gives her account of what it's like.
38 comments Posted 29 Aug 2014 by Jen Wike Huger (Red Hat) Feed
open hardware class
Most people think of their interactions with computer systems to occur via a keyboard, mouse, or touchscreen. However, humans evolved to interact with thier environment and each other in much more intricate ways. Bridging the gap between the computational systems of the digital world and the... Read more
2 comments Posted 28 Mar 2014 by Jonathan Muckell Feed
open source participation
The future of open is a dynamic landscape, ripe with opportunities to increase civic engagement, literacy, and innovation. Towards this goal, the Science Program at Creative Commons is teaming up with the Open Knowledge Foundation and members of the open science community to facilitate the building... Read more
1 comment Posted 16 Feb 2013 by Billy Meinke Feed