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.

Getting MPDroid working with an Archphile-based box

Getting MPDroid working with Archphile-based box
Getting the MPDroid client to work with an Archphile-based box can be challenging, so these pointers might help.Read more

What is hackathon culture?

What is hackathon culture?
What is hackathon culture to you? How does it vary from person to person based on the events they are part of? One young developer explains what...Read more

How to share a mouse and keyboard across multiple computers

How to share a mouse and keyboard across multiple computers
How do you share your mouse, keyboard, and monitor between several physical systems? Learn about Synergy, an open source software alternative for a...Read more

Creating stop motion animation with StopGo

Creating stop motion animation with StopGo
StopGo was designed by a teacher and her students. As part of the classroom activities, the students are encouraged to file feature requests.Read more

Top 3 questions job seekers ask in open source

Top 3 questions job seekers ask in open source
Job recruiters get a lot of questions about the job search and application process. Here are the top three.Read more

How to create an internal innersource community

How to create an internal innersource community
A helpful primer from Jono Bacon if you are considering exploring innersource inside your organization.Read more

4 steps to better documentation: How to get users the exact answer to the problem

4 steps to better documentation: How to get users the exact answer to the problem
When people use your software, they are trying to accomplish a goal. They're trying to fix a problem, find an ATM, catch a Leafeon. They're usually...Read more

Top 10 and editor's picks: October review

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