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Opensource.com Community Manager Rikki Endsley recaps the first day of LinuxCon North America.
Major Hayden offers tips for dealing with impostor syndrome, a feeling that's far too common in open source projects.
When society pushed her toward a job as an accountant, Victoria Martinez de la Cruz decided to forge her own path and pursue a career in IT.
For the blind and disabled, this article explains how to install Linux and give a review of eight accessible Linux distributions.
In the early 1990s, Andy Thornton's travels to the United States introduced him to Linux—and his life was never the same.
Joan Touzet of the Apache Software Foundation will keynote this year's Texas Linux Fest. in this interview, she tells us about the CouchDB community and her upcoming conference talk.
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In honor of the Gnome desktop's 18th birthday on August 15, we've rounded up 18 reasons to toast Gnome and its gnice community.