Articles tagged with education


Open source at the heart of most startups these days

open business culture
Bringing together people with high-energy and motivation to create startups that have the potential to make a positive impact on society is a great...Read more

Training college students to contribute to the Linux kernel

open source courses at universities
Following my recent post on the initiatives now in place to rebalance the demographics of the Linux Kernel community, I would like to share a set of...Read more

Open hardware for education with littleBits library of electronic modules

open hardware for education with littleBits
Littlebits is disrupting the open hardware space. It's "an open source library of electronic modules that snap together with magnets for prototyping...Read more

Owning and occupying knowledge and learning in the 21st century

education in the 21st century
The communication technologies of the 21st Century have disrupted both the time-honored ways of delivering education and its social and cultural...Read more

How did the Outreach Program for Women work out for the Linux kernel this year?

free and open source opportunities for women
The Linux Foundation became a sponsor for the FOSS Outreach Program for Women earlier this year, choosing seven interns to hack on the Linux kernel...Read more

Teaching with open source presentation service Reveal.js

teaching with open source has a community moderator program, and I am proud to be a part of it. Recently we all met in person with the team in...Read more

Why children should learn to code, even if they don't have a future in IT

Teaching your children open source skills
By day, Red Hat product manager Burr Sutter works to make developers more successful and productive with open source tools, technologies, and...Read more

University course trades textbook for Raspberry Pi

Raspberry Pi used at SUNY Albany
The Raspberry Pi has replaced the textbook at the State University of New York at Albany in the class, Information in the 21st Century . Ethan...Read more