Every week, I tally the numbers and listen to the buzz to bring you the best of last week's open source news and stories on Opensource.com. Week of August 22, 2014.
Open source games roundup Week of August 17 - 23, 2014 After stumbling through a three-day fever this week—during which I couldn't even play video games—I spent some time planning my new gaming rig. I'm thinking of trying out this fun little mini-ITX case with a water-cooling kit. Wish me luck!
In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we share news on virtual certifications from the Linux Foundation, Mesosphere partnering with Google, government and GitHub, and more!
Leaders from open source companies around the globe are getting involved in the ALS ice bucket challenge. The campaign has gone viral and has raised over $31.5 million dollars. My research led me to BlackDuck Software CEO and CFO who challenged their company to take get involved. They willingly did... Read more
Interview with Greg Avola of Untappd, a check-in app for beer lovers.
Gina Likins attended open source tech conference OSCON 2014 this year and recounts her experience. She says, practice makes perfect. makes perfect.
Lauren Egts takes a new venture into creating a Raspberry Pi powered juggling pin routine for juggler, Charles Peachock.
Empathy provides the crucial bridge that allows for the understanding of situations different than your own. That sense of community fosters open source because community implies inclusiveness and connectivity, two hallmarks of the open source mindset.
Bird-I is an app to manage your location and your friends, plus an alarm for emergencies.
Top 5 articles from the week on Opensource.com: August 15, 2014.