Top 10 May must-reads: Linux vs. Unix, Firefox extensions, Python command-line tools, Git branching guide, and more

Top 10 May must-reads: Linux vs. Unix, Firefox extensions, Python command-line tools, Git branching guide, and more

Opensource.com set a new all-time record of 1,331,752 page views in May. We look back at our hottest reads.

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Opensource.com brought in 816,444 unique visitors who generated a new all-time record of 1,331,752 page views in May.

We published 107 articles last month and welcomed 28 new authors.

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Top 10 articles published in May

  1. Linux vs. Unix: What's the difference, by Phil Estes
  2. Introduction to the Pony programming language, by Sean T Allen
  3. 17 books for Linux and open source fans, by Jen Wike Huger (Red Hat)
  4. 4 Firefox extensions to install now, by Jeremy Garcia (Community Moderator)
  5. 3 Python command-line tools, by Jeff Triplett and Lacey Williams Henschel
  6. A guide to Git branching, by Kedar Vijay Kulkarni (Red Hat)
  7. Get more done at the Linux command line with GNU Parallel, by Seth Kenlon (Red Hat, Community Moderator)
  8. Advanced use of the less text file viewer in Linux, by Yedidyah Bar David (Red Hat)
  9. An introduction to the Pyramid web framework for Python, by Nicholas Hunt-Walker
  10. Top 8 open source AI technologies in machine learning, by Dr. Michael J. Garbade

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About the author

Rikki Endsley - Rikki Endsley is a community architect and editor for Opensource.com. In the past, she worked as the community evangelist on the Open Source and Standards (OSAS) team at Red Hat; a freelance tech journalist; community manager for the USENIX Association; associate publisher of Linux Pro Magazine, ADMIN, and Ubuntu User; and as the managing editor of Sys Admin magazine and UnixReview.com. Follow her on Twitter at: @rikkiends.