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Happy birthday, Linux!
The Linux kernel is hitting its mid-twenties in stride. As the open source operating system kernel pioneered by Linus Torvalds celebrates another birthday, let's take a quick look back at where we've been in the nearly two and a half decades of Linux growth.
1 comment Posted 25 Aug 2015 by Jason Baker (Red Hat) Feed
The union movement, civil rights movement, women's movement, and other populist movements were strengthened by song. Maybe folk songs will help the open source movement, too.
3 comments Posted 25 Aug 2015 by Phil Shapiro Feed
Diversity has a new full-time ally. Marina Zhurakhinskaya recently won an O'Reilly award for her work in diversity for free and open source software (FOSS), and she just successfully created a new position for diversity at Red Hat.
1 comment Posted 24 Aug 2015 by Jen Wike Huger (Red Hat) Feed
Open source and Linux games roundup blue swirl graphic
In this week's edition of the open gaming news, we take a look at OSVR partnering with Intel and selecting Xilinx to enable its headset, 1400 Linux ready games, and more! Open gaming roundup for August 16 - 21, 2015
0 comments Posted 22 Aug 2015 by Robin Muilwijk Feed
In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at Firefox's new stealth mode, mainframes powered by Linux, new projects from the Linux Foundation, and more!
0 comments Posted 22 Aug 2015 by Scott Nesbitt Feed
Top 5 articles of the week on Opensource.com
In this week's Top 5, we highlight the best from the past week on topics like command-line email clients, Turtle graphics, a new My Linux Story, switching to HTTPS, and Imposter Syndrome.
1 comment Posted 21 Aug 2015 by Jen Wike Huger (Red Hat) Feed
The results are in! View the winning responses to our Great Command-Line Challenge.
4 comments Posted 21 Aug 2015 by David Both Feed
Grasshopper outside with graph overlay
At this year's Texas Linux Fest, Robert Booth will teach attendees to turn their Raspberry Pi computers into lawn care systems.
3 comments Posted 21 Aug 2015 by Ben Cotton Feed
Penguins gathered together in the Artic
Community manager Rikki Endsley recaps the third and final day of LinuxCon North America 2015.
1 comment Posted 20 Aug 2015 by Rikki Endsley (Red Hat) Feed
Josh Simmons previews his talk at Texas Linux Fest 2015—a talk born of more than a few spectacular failures.
0 comments Posted 20 Aug 2015 by Nicole C. Engard Feed

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