Researchers can keep track of their citations and notes, and easily include them when mapping the structure of their paper.
The term "alternative" generally means something not in the majority or the mainstream. When it comes to software, who picks the standard and defines the alternative?
The open source world pioneered the use of digital badges to reward skills, achievements, and to signal transparency and openness. Scientific journals should apply open source methods, and use digital badges to encourage transparency and openness in scientific publications.
In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look Google's new open source operating system, Intel's VR HoloLens device, Microsoft open sourcing PowerShell, and more.
In this week's Top 5, we highlight an introduction to copyleft, the most popular open source web servers, the background story on a Certificate Authority called Let's Encrypt, the state of West Virgina turning to an open source game engine for their new school curriculum, and open source options... Read more
This month we learn about Fidus Writer, a web-based collaborative writing tool made specifically for the needs of academic writers who need to use citations or formulas.
Do you want to know how to play music straight from your Linux terminal? Here’s a look at three command-line music players.
Bill Rainford's heavy-duty maker workbench features dimmable LED lamps, electrical outlets, sturdy shelving, and more.
runC, a lightweight universal container runtime, is a command-line tool for spawning and running containers according to the Open Container Initiative (OCI) specification. That's the short version. The long version: The governance umbrella created by Docker, Google, IBM, Microsoft, Red Hat, and... Read more
Git has extensions for handling binary blobs such as multimedia files, so today we will learn how to manage binary assets with Git.