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A brief overview of PC-BSD and thoughts about the distribution.
5 comments Posted 7 Dec 2015 by Joshua Allen Holm Feed
November was an extra busy month on Opensource.com. We published 91 articles and had 756,947 page views, which beat our previous record of 692,826 set back in June. We completed our LISA15 interview series, and we ran an Open Food & Beverages series. We had 15 new authors, and 64% of our... Read more
0 comments Posted 7 Dec 2015 by Rikki Endsley (Red Hat) Feed
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Hello, open gaming fans! In this week's edition, we take a look at OpenMW gaming engine new release, Zotac Steam Machine review, Rocket league to launch, and more. Open gaming roundup for November 28 - December 4, 2015
0 comments Posted 5 Dec 2015 by Nitish Tiwari Feed
In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at Apple releasing Swift 2.0 as open source, Raspberry Pi Zero vs. C.H.I.P., and more! Open source news roundup for November 29 - December 5, 2015
1 comment Posted 5 Dec 2015 by Joshua Allen Holm Feed
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The 2015 Open Source Yearbook launched on December 1, and we look ahead to our annual Best of Opensource.com collection and 2016 themes.
0 comments Posted 5 Dec 2015 by Rikki Endsley (Red Hat) Feed
Top 5 articles of the week on Opensource.com
In this week's Top 5 articles of the week, we highlight a My Open Source Story, open source LEGO projects, a story of 3D animation and movie-making, ownCloud favorites, and practical uses for LibreOffice
0 comments Posted 4 Dec 2015 by Jen Wike Huger (Red Hat) Feed
Nearly 15,000 people signed up and 5,708 earned a T-shirt. In total, participants submitted 48,902 pull requests.
0 comments Posted 4 Dec 2015 by Ben Cotton Feed
I hate telling the story of how I learned to program. In the third grade, a friend showed me a book he found in the school library on making small games in the BASIC programming language. I was obsessed with Nintendo and got hooked on the idea of creating my own video games. I began programming... Read more
6 comments Posted 4 Dec 2015 by Al Sweigart Feed
As Al Sweigart explains in his article I am already a zygote. Is it too late for me to learn to program?, you're never too old to learn how to program. And we should think twice before being intimidated by folks who say they were programming before they started walking—that doesn't mean they were... Read more
1 comment Posted 4 Dec 2015 by Opensource.com (Red Hat) Feed
Robot for computer science education, The Hello World Program
A look behind the scenes of Dototot's The Hello World Program, a YouTube channel aimed at computer science education.
1 comment Posted 3 Dec 2015 by Jared Nielsen Feed

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