How Linux became my job
IBM engineer Phil Estes shares how his Linux hobby led him to become an open source leader, contributor, and maintainer.
How to format academic papers on Linux with groff -me
Learn simple macros to add footnotes, blockquotes, lists, subheads, and other formatting for your class...
Choosing project names: 4 key considerations
A well-chosen name can greatly influence the success of your software product. Here's how to pick the...
How slowing down made me a better leader
Open leadership is just as much about patient listening as it is about execution.
How Linux became my job
IBM engineer Phil Estes shares how his Linux hobby led him to become an open source leader, contributor...
Perl hashes and arrays: The basics
I get asked from time to time why I enjoy programming in Perl so much. Ask me in person, and I'll wax...
How the Grateful Dead were a precursor to Creative Commons licensing
The Grateful Dead shared the open source view that creative content should be set free, with protections.
Open source news roundup for February 17, 2018
In this edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at the Mozilla's IoT gateway, a new...
Open source news roundup for February 16, 2018
Since Valentine's Day was earlier this week, I thought we'd focus on love. There's plenty to love in...