As the user base of open source software continues to grow, developers have the responsibility of making their software accessible to all potential users, including people with disabilities.
Lending a digital hand for humanitarian projects is just a click away. Whether you have five minutes or a few hours, you can make a difference with a variety of HFOSS projects. The level of skills required vary from web search, verification, mapping, translation, training, and open source software... Read more
Subhashish Panigrahi is an educator and open source activist based in Bangalore, India. Find out more about his work in open source in this Community Spotlight from Opensource.com.
The Open Source Initiative is launching their first-ever Individual Membership Drive. The mission of the OSI is to protect and promote open source through software licensing work and community building.
When it comes to getting involved with open source, everyone has their own story. As our Beginners to Open Source series gets into full swing, we want you to share yours.
From Google to The White House, everyone is on GitHub and it can be argued that if you're not, your open source project pretty much doesn't exist. Find out more about the popular Git repository hosting service, including some of its best features.
Hello, open gaming fans! In this week's edition, we take a look at Steamworks SDK by Valve, mapping Twitch with Gephi, Open Source Virtual Reality, and more. Open source and Linux games roundup: week of February 7 - 14, 2015.
Welcome to Opensource.com's Weekly Top 5! This week we talk about Human Hacking at SCALE 13X, the open hardware phenomenon, DevOps culture, reducing smartphone waste, and the new Ubuntu phone. Plus, we've got a new column on the site!
In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at the the new Ubuntu smartphone, Tower drone flight control app, farmers get open source, and more! February 7 - 13, 2015
Next week, Opensource.com will begin publishing a series on Beginners to Open Source. This collection of articles will live as a resource that anyone can access anytime to learn more about what it's like to get started in open source, in any position and for any type of open source project.