Top 5 articles for the week of December 8, 2017

Top 5: Linux laptop giveaway, resources for learning JavaScript, and more

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Top 5 articles for the week of December 8, 2017
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This week we look at using TensorFlow to classify images, installing FOSS apps on your Android phone, the difference between forks and clones, and more.

5. Learn how to classify images with TensorFlow

Adam Monsen, VP of engineering at C-SATS, provides us with a step-by-step guide to using TensorFlow to classify images. With TensorFlow, you'll gain access to complex features with vast power. The keystone of its power, as Monsen explains, is its ease of use.

4. How to use Fossdroid to get open source Android apps

Did you know that you can use Fossdroid to install FOSS applications on your Android phone? Community moderator Joshua Allen Holm provides a step-by-step guide to ensure your success with this great alternative to the Google Play Store.

3. What's the difference between a fork and clone?

When working with open source projects, you need to be clear on the differences between forks and clones. Community moderator Vicky Brasseur explains the nuances of both and why language is important when describing your project.

2. Getting started with Turtl, an open source alternative to Evernote

Are you looking for an open source alternative to Evernote, Simplenote, or Google Keep? Community moderator Scott Nesbitt shares his experience with Turtl, an open source replacement for these note-taking tools.

1. Top 15 resources for learning JavaScript

Tom Manor of Red Hat brings us an extraordinary review of resources that will help you learn Javascript and have you creating dynamic web content quickly. Be sure to share your own favorite resources in the comments.

Honorable mention: System76 laptop giveaway

Our holiday giveaway series continues this week with a brand new, Linux-ready Galago Pro laptop from System76! Enter by this Sunday at 11:59 p.m. ET for a chance to win.

About the author

Don Watkins - Educator, education technology specialist,  entrepreneur, open source advocate. M.A. in Educational Psychology, MSED in Educational Leadership, Linux system administrator, CCNA, virtualization using Virtual Box. Follow me at @Don_Watkins .