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Google Summer of Code is getting ready to kick off their 11th iteration of the program. It offers a unique opportunity for students to get involved in open source, with the original slogan of the program being: "Flip bits, not burgers." All of the mentoring organizations have been announced, the... Read more
0 comments Posted 29 Apr 2015 by Marcus D. Hanwell Feed
Solar panels
The software development process has evolved from vendors owning, controlling, and selling proprietary software into a collaborative, open source model. The process of producing energy is going through a similar evolution.
3 comments Posted 28 Apr 2015 by Sander Jansen Feed
Real python in the graphic jungle
PyCon 2015 was held in early April, and the talk videos are already online. We've rounded up six talks community-focused talks to check out.
0 comments Posted 28 Apr 2015 by Rikki Endsley (Red Hat) Feed
Pierre-Yves Chibon reports from PyCon 2015 Language Summit and conference.
1 comment Posted 28 Apr 2015 by Pierre-Yves Chibon (Red Hat) Feed
Open source and Linux games roundup blue swirl graphic
In this week's edition of the open source and Linux gaming news roundup, we take a look at the latest SuperTuxKart release, new Linux games, and more! Open gaming roundup: April 18 - 25, 2015
0 comments Posted 25 Apr 2015 by Robin Muilwijk Feed
Top 5 articles of the week, green stars
In this week's Top 5, I cover tools for finding just the right open source library, streamlining and simplifing necessary chores, and more.
0 comments Posted 24 Apr 2015 by Jen Wike Huger (Red Hat) Feed
In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at open source mapping for sustainability, 3D printing on the farm, and more. Open source news roundup: April 18 - 24, 2015
0 comments Posted 24 Apr 2015 by Robin Muilwijk Feed
SparkFun collage of red parts
The community is stepping up and getting involved, discussing various topics such as hardware projects and whether they actually qualify as open source hardware, as well as planning a meetup to work on improving the development of open source CAD programs. There is also great movement from the... Read more
0 comments Posted 23 Apr 2015 by Toni Klopfenstein Feed
Beginners to Open Source theme: Hello World on bread
PressForward is a multi-user, collaborative RSS feed reader that integrates with WordPress's publication workflow and provides users with the ability to curate content for a target audience.
1 comment Posted 23 Apr 2015 by Joshua Allen Holm Feed
Open hardware words in neon
Lauren Egts is high school student who participates in FIRST program (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) called FRC (FIRST Robotics Competition). FRC challenges teams to build a robot in six weeks that can compete in a competition. Lauren tells us about this year's... Read more
0 comments Posted 22 Apr 2015 by Lauren Egts Feed

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