How to configure Raspberry Pi as a microcontroller
Seth Kenlon shares tips for getting the Raspberry Pi to act more like an embedded microcontroller than a mini PC.
2 comments Posted 14 Mar 2016 by Seth Kenlon Feed
15 podcasts on open source for your listening pleasure
Jason van Gumster shares 15 of his favorite podcasts on free and open source software and related topics.
11 comments Posted 14 Mar 2016 by Jason van Gumster Feed
Raspberry Pi project to regulate room temperature and sleep better
Jeff Geerling is a father concered with his kid's cold room and their sleep because of it. To remedy the situation, he implements a Raspberry Pi solution. Learn more about this project and how you can set it up at your house.
1 comment Posted 14 Mar 2016 by Jeff Geerling Feed
Open gaming news on
Hello, open gaming fans! In this week's edition, we take a look at MAME going open source after 19 years, SteamOS update 2.64 released, Rocket League due on SteamOS and Linux, and new games out for Linux. Open gaming roundup for March 5 - 11, 2016
4 comments Posted 12 Mar 2016 by Nitish Tiwari Feed
In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we highlight The Opportunity launched by The White House, a call for public comment on a draft of Federal Source Code policy, the new Open Data Button, and more.
0 comments Posted 12 Mar 2016 by Joshua Allen Holm Feed
Open in sky
In this week's Top 5, we highlight open source alternatives to Google's Picasa for organizing your photos, a cutting-edge math tool for the classroom called SageMath, ownCloud's collaboration with CERN and AARNET to reach it's next milestone, and a two-part series that examines SourceForge Media's... Read more
0 comments Posted 11 Mar 2016 by Jen Wike Huger (Red Hat) Feed
Bird singing and music notes
We dive into music making with open source tools, field recordings, and "found" sounds.
2 comments Posted 11 Mar 2016 by Chris Hermansen Feed
Open source alternatives to Picasa
Google is shutting the doors on the Picasa desktop client, but there are many open source alternatives for your photo organizing needs.
35 comments Posted 10 Mar 2016 by Jason Baker (Red Hat) Feed
One of the most popular types of event are unconferences, and there are more and more of them cropping up all over the world. Find out how to make the most of your time at an unconference with this practical Unconference Survival Guide.
3 comments Posted 10 Mar 2016 by Jono Bacon Feed
CC-BY-SA William Kenlon
Learn how to install and get started with MuseScore, the open source WYSIWYG sheet music creation suite.
5 comments Posted 10 Mar 2016 by Seth Kenlon Feed