In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at the nine dollar computer, Snappy Ubuntu, the Robot Operating System, and more! Open source news: May 9 - 15, 2015
Writers wanted for a new Opensource.com column dedicated to documentation, including best practices, case studies, projects that need help from the community, events, tools, and tips.
Patience and empathy are the basis of good documentation, much as they are the basis for being a decent person. Here's a how-to for creating better open source project docs, which can help your users and grow your community.
Opensource.com closed out the month of April with a total of 612,553 page views and set a new page views per day record of 20,418. Also, our team published 79 articles including 14 posts in our ApacheCon, OpenStack Live, and POSSCON speaker interview series.
Forget about rock star developers. We need more Willie Nelsons. Learn why in this list of eight ways developers should be like Willie Nelson.
PyCon 2015 was held in early April, and the talk videos are already online. We've rounded up six talks community-focused talks to check out.
Pierre-Yves Chibon reports from PyCon 2015 Language Summit and conference.
In this week's Top 5, I cover tools for finding just the right open source library, streamlining and simplifing necessary chores, and more.
Fundamentally, embracing the open source workforce means changing the way businesses think about themselves and their consumers.
April report: Last month was record-breaking for Opensource.com with 629,909 page views and 369,508 unique visits. We published 84 articles including 11 posts during our Open Source in Education week.