Linux-loving audiophile Chris Hermansen explains the benefits of lossless audio formats, and why he ultimately chose FLAC for audio.
D. Ruth Bavousett shares how she discovered Linux.
Those of us who are concerned about software freedom should prefer completely free formats like Ogg Vorbis (lossy) and FLAC (lossless, compressed). We should particularly avoid file formats that include options for digital rights management (DRM). In theory, one might think that DRM is just a... Read more
Hello, open gaming fans! In this week's edition, we take a look at a Linux Kernel 4.1 update for SteamOS, Nvidia support for Vulkan, Objects in Space and open hardware, and more.
In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at a new release of Docker, R-Hub for R packages, the Raspberry Pi Foundation's acquisition of Code Club, and more!
This week, we highlight a Linux story from 1996, top open source IRC clients, an intro to GitHub, three tests for better documentation, and a few of the best places to find Linux-compatible music.
Coming up: Open Source Food & Beverages, plus a look ahead at our gift guide and 2016 calls for papers.
In this article, explore the many open source options for connecting to IRC and find the one that works best for you.
Autodesk's Guy Martin shares his open source story.
Middleware expert Dino Ciuffetti clearly remembers his first encounter with Linux back in 1996.