Audacity is popular, user-friendly tool for editing audio files and recording sound.

A quick introduction to Audacity for teachers

A quick introduction to Audacity for teachers
Students love manipulating digital sound with Audacity. Learn how to use it in the classroom.Read more

Making music with field recordings and open source

Bird singing and music notes
We dive into music making with open source tools, field recordings, and "found" sounds.Read more

How to clean up digital recordings using Audacity

Using Audacity, you can quickly clean up audio file so that any background noise becomes tolerable.Read more

12 videos to you get started with open source software

How-to videos for getting started with open source software
Getting started with new software can be overwhelming. It's even more frustrating when you transition from one tool to another, because you have to...Read more

Community Spotlight: Andrew Krzmarzick, enabling open source and empowering citizens in government

five questions with an opensource contributor
As the Community Manager of GovLoop —a highly active online community connecting more than 50,000 public sector professionals—Andrew Krzmarzick...Read more

Open Beats rock Brazil

Open source music
Last week, #RioPlusSocial was one of the top trending global topics on Twitter. Part of the United Nations conference on sustainable development (...Read more