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Top 5 articles of the week on Opensource.com
In this week's Top 5, we highlight a review of the Linux-ready Dell XPS 13 Developer Edition, the Open Building Institute's toolkit for building your own house, an Android app for learning to play an instrument, and a poll asking if you prefer Vim or Emacs as a text editor, and getting started with... Read more
1 comment Posted 22 Jul 2016 by Jen Wike Huger (Red Hat) Feed
How I use Linux for theoretical physics
While writing his master's thesis, Jonas gained access to a workstation running Scientific Linux, and a cluster system with a few hundred cores.
7 comments Posted 22 Jul 2016 by Jonas Hegemann Feed
Preventing the next Heartbleed and making FOSS more secure
David Wheeler is leading a new project, the CII Best Practices Badging project, which is part of the Linux Foundation's Core Infrastructure Initiative (CII) for strengthening the security of open source software. In this interview he talks about what it means for both government and other users.
0 comments Posted 22 Jul 2016 by Mark Bohannon (Red Hat) Feed
Getting started with Vim
Want to become a master of text editing in the terminal, and beyond? These tips for getting started with Vim will steer you in the right direction.
4 comments Posted 21 Jul 2016 by Jason Baker (Red Hat) Feed
Making and preparing 3D models for printing with Blender
In the second part in our series on 3D printing with Blender, Jason van Gumster examines the process for making models and preparing them for printing.
0 comments Posted 21 Jul 2016 by Jason van Gumster Feed
Vim or Emacs?
It may be 2016, but among many developers and system administrators, the editor war is still alive and well. Vim (and vi) or Emacs: Both have strong followings, and of course, plenty of people use something else entirely. Which do you prefer?
37 comments Posted 21 Jul 2016 by Opensource.com (Red Hat) Feed
Tutorials, workflows, and a place to showcase high-quality FOSS photography
PIXLS.US is a dedicated location for free software photographers to discuss and share their work.
3 comments Posted 20 Jul 2016 by Pat David Feed
Learn an instrument with this open source music teacher
Nootka gives real-time feedback, has multiple difficulty levels, and is customizable.
0 comments Posted 20 Jul 2016 by Tomasz Bojczuk Feed
Dell XPS 13 Developer Edition
The new Dell XPS 13 Developer Edition is a good looking and well built machine that runs Ubuntu and Fedora virtually perfectly.
15 comments Posted 19 Jul 2016 by Anderson Silva (Red Hat) Feed
A open source toolkit for building your own home
Are you interested in building your own green, open source home?
5 comments Posted 19 Jul 2016 by Joshua Pearce Feed

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