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Open source solutions impact our daily lives in an interesting variety of ways. Read our collection of articles on how open source technologies are making lives better.

Top 5: Four calendar tools, Linux frontier for young developer, and more

Top 5 articles of the week on Opensource.com
This week, we highlight four open source calendar tools, last week's open source news roundup, a My Linux Story, tools for writing a novel, and tips...Read more

Tips for building your own maker workspace

Tips for building your own maker workspace
Determining your priorities will help you construct the perfect workspace for you.Read more

Top 10 and editor's picks: September review

Top 10 and editor's picks: September review
We've rounded up our top articles, must-reads, and highlights from September.Read more

Why public libraries need to support open source

Why public libraries need to support open source
Wouldn't it be great if you asked an open source question at a library reference desk and was met with a smiling answer, rather than a sorry-I-can't-...Read more

4 open source alternatives for Google Calendar

Open source alternatives to Google Calendar
Need to keep your schedule straight? Learn how to do it using open source with these free alternatives to Google Calendar.Read more

How open source is enabling the digital art age

How open source is enabling the digital art age
How artists are using Processing and Arduino to explore glitch art and manipulate digital content.Read more

Linux is a new frontier for young developer

Linux is a new frontier for young developer
A young developers journey to open source and creating a Linux distro, Sol-OS.Read more

Avoiding quality assurance disasters with openQA

Avoiding quality assurance disasters with openQA
Proper quality assurance can save lives and money. That's why the openSUSE and Fedora communities heavily rely on openQA, a fully automated and open...Read more