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Kicking the tires on Korora, a novice-friendly Linux distro
Do you want a new-user-friendly Linux distro that works out of the box? We show you how to get started with Korora.
6 comments Posted 18 Mar 2016 by D Ruth Bavousett Feed
Simple LED control with Raspberry Pi
Learn how to use your Raspberry Pi's GPIO pins with the Pi Traffic Light.
3 comments Posted 17 Mar 2016 by Anderson Silva (Red Hat) Feed
Project Goodeberry surprised sheep character
While I was putting together slides for my lightning talk at Great Wide Open (happening March 16-17), Not that Weird: Open Source Tools for Creatives, I remembered that in the last half of 2015 we had a bit of a loss from our open source creative toolbox.
4 comments Posted 17 Mar 2016 by Jason van Gumster Feed
Open source gaming
You may have heard the news recently that the MAME project has been licensed under the GPL version 2.
1 comment Posted 17 Mar 2016 by Jason Baker (Red Hat) Feed
Closed silo challenges to an open web
The growing trend of closed content silos—publishing platforms that require a login in order to view the content—is a step away from a more open web.
1 comment Posted 16 Mar 2016 by Benjamin Kerensa Feed
Turn your old Raspberry Pi into an automatic backup server
Put your old Raspberry Pi to work as an automatic backup server with rdiff-backup.
14 comments Posted 16 Mar 2016 by Seth Kenlon Feed
Linux veteran Michael Perry shares how he's seen the operating system grow since he first encountered it 18 years ago.
0 comments Posted 16 Mar 2016 by Michael Perry Feed
Firewall your home network with a Raspberry Pi
David Both shares how he replaced his dedicated network firewall computer with a Raspberry Pi 2.
11 comments Posted 15 Mar 2016 by David Both Feed
A template for creating awesome contributor guidelines
Open source contributor guidelines should be easy to read, thorough, and friendly.
0 comments Posted 15 Mar 2016 by Safia Abdalla Feed
How to configure Raspberry Pi as a microcontroller
Seth Kenlon shares tips for getting the Raspberry Pi to act more like an embedded microcontroller than a mini PC.
2 comments Posted 14 Mar 2016 by Seth Kenlon Feed

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