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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.

Riak TS for time series analysis at scale

Riak TS for time series analysis at scale
Riak TS automatically handles the distribution of data around your cluster of nodes, replicates your data three times to ensure high availability,...Read more

10 tips for DIY IoT home automation

10 tips for DIY IoT home automation
There are hundreds of projects that beginner IoT makers can implement to make their homes run better.Read more

6 open source fitness apps for Android

6 open source fitness apps for Android
All six apps are available from the F-Droid repository and licensed under the GPLv3, providing an experience that respects the user's freedom.Read more

Web animation using CSS and JavaScript

Web animation using CSS and JavaScript
To achieve animation on a website, we can use open source technologies like CSS and JavaScript.Read more

The best way to develop software with effective security

The best way to develop software with effective security
Learn why the best way to get through the security process is to include it early in the product specification, design, and implementation.Read more

Unity 5.5 on Linux, Halcyon 6, and more gaming news

Open gaming roundup for September 2016
In this month's open gaming roundup, we take a look at the Unity 5.5 Linux beta and some exciting new releases for Linux and SteamOS.Read more

Top 5: Disk space management on Linux, Container orchestration with Kubernetes, and more

Top 5 articles of the week on Opensource.com
In this week's top 5, we highlight a guide to Logical Volume Management on Linux, container orchestration systems, successful project manager tips,...Read more

4 command-line graphics tools for Linux

4 command-line graphics tools for Linux
Learn about four command-line tools for Linux that can easily handle many of your basic (and not-so-basic) image manipulation tasks.Read more