Linux kernel development, open source productivity tools, create an automated calendar with Google apps, and more

Linux kernel development, open source productivity tools, create an automated calendar with Google apps, and more

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How the quest to prevent time from running out led to all corners of the Linux kernel.
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Doing Linux kernel and firmware development leads to lots of reboots and lots of wasted time.

Tint2, the 14th in our series on open source tools that will make you more productive in 2019, offers a consistent user experience with any window manager.
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Map your brainstorming sessions with Freeplane, the 13th in our series on open source tools that will make you more productive in 2019.
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Check out the ninth tool in our series on open source tools that will make you more productive in 2019.
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Keep key information in view with WTF, the sixth in our series on open source tools that will make you more productive in 2019.

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Make work more fun with eDEX-UI, the 15th in our series on open source tools that will make you more productive in 2019.

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.