Life

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.

Tools for writing the next best seller

Tools for writing the next best seller
Want to write a book? Check out these eight great tools for starting and finishing your writing project.Read more

Changing the way we design for the web

Changing the way we design for the web
Rachel Nabors, a CSS animator, will keynote at All Things Open this year, in Raleigh from October 26-27.Read more

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