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.

Automating repetitive tasks for digital artists with Python

Automating repetitive tasks for digital artists with Python
For digital creatives, there are advantages to learning Python. Jason van Gumster explains.Read more

How to help developers help themselves

How to help developers help themselves
Sharing best practices and new tools with developers is important for software companies employing thousands of developers, many who live and work in...Read more

Navigating the challenges of international teamwork

Navigating the challenges of international teamwork
One man's story of navigating the social, technical, and political challenges of working with international teams.Read more

Linux helped me grow as a musician

Linux helped me grow as a musician
How I started using Linux for everything, especially making music.Read more

Chile's green energy future is powered by open data analysis

Chile's green energy future is powered by open data analysis
The government of Chile recently approved the Ministry of Energy's New Energy Policy 2050. This policy addresses five key strategic issues.Read more

4 desktop note-taking applications for getting stuff done

4 desktop note-taking applications for getting stuff done
A look at four open source note taking applications for organizing your life.Read more

8 best practices for building containerized applications

8 best practices for building containerized applications
How will you need to modify your application to optimize it for a containerized environment?Read more

Global citizens unite to improve housing with open design and development

Global citizens unite to improve housing with open design and development
Appropedia.org harnesses the power of peer review and transparency for collaborative solutions in sustainability, poverty reduction, and...Read more