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Check out these great open source alternatives to programs you love!

Tools for the sysadmin

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These apps make it easier for vegetarians and vegans—and omnivores who want to eat healthier—to find food they can eat.
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Reduce the time from IT problems to fixes without breaking your budget.
Team communication, chat

Keep in touch with far-flung family, friends, and colleagues without sacrificing your privacy.
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Stop using PDFs with these two smart digital archive formats.
Wratchet set tools

PDF-Shuffler and PDF Chain are great tools for modifying PDFs in Linux.
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Check out these five open source applications that keep your personal data private.
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Get this single small script that does everything Zapier does and more.