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.

SeaGL opens 2016 call for participation

SeaGL opens 2016 call for participation
SeaGL welcomes speakers of all backgrounds and levels of experience—even if you've never spoken at a technical conference.Read more

HITMAN, Life is Strange, and new games out for Linux

Open gaming news roundup
In this week's edition, we take a look at HITMAN and Life is Strange for Linux, and new games out for Linux.Read more

Raspberry Pi on big list of single-board computers, new router chips to comply with FCC rules, and more news

Weekly news on Opensource.com
In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at open hardware on big list of 81 single-board computers, new router chips to...Read more

Top 5: Homebrew Linux router, choosing a PHP framework, and more

Top 5 articles of the week on Opensource.com
In this week's Top 5, we highlight a homebrew Linux router, how to choose a PHP framework, open source alternatives to MATLAB, open source and...Read more

5 open source alternatives to Gmail

5 open source alternatives to Gmail
Explore the world of open source alternatives to Gmail as you discover several options for free webmail clients to manage your inbox.Read more

Open music: Bolero enters public domain, music encoding standards news

Record player with an LP spinning
This month in open music I look at a famous work of music that recently passed into the public domain and a new proprietary music-encoding standard...Read more

Getting started with IRC

Getting started with IRC
An IRC guide to minimize the learning curve and get you into the conversations as easily as possible.Read more

An IRC quickstart guide

An IRC quickstart guide
This guide will help minimize the learning curve and get you into the conversations as easily as possible.Read more