In this week's Top 5, we highlight terminal games for Linux, the still-alive-and-kicking COBOL, a few obscure and minor Linux tools, cross-platform methods and tools, and chess Android apps.
DAISY is a specialized text reader format that can be used for anything from textbooks to news articles.
tinyMediaManager is an open source media management tool that generates video file metadata.
You might not have heard of Guayadeque, but it packs features other players lack.
Open Music columnist Chris Hermansen has been testing out open source music players to see which ones have the features he likes. In his most recent article, he explains 6 things he loves about the Guayadeque open source music player, and shares his experience testing out other players. Which open... Read more
Do you yearn for the days of text adventures? With these open source games, the world of gaming at the terminal never has to end.
With these seven open source apps, you can play chess against your phone or an online opponent, study and analyze chess games, turn your phone into a basic chess clock, and even organize a chess tournament.
Some are creative and encourage productivity, and others just inspire creativity. Some are just plain silly.
Kartik Subbarao says self-awareness is the key to dispelling impostor syndrome when it starts to show up.
Parisa Tabriz, manages Google’s Chrome security engineering teams, and gave a keynote at PyCon US this year.