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.

The story of Ultimaker: 3D printers with open source DNA

The story of Ultimaker
The story of the Ultimaker and its user community show how being open is in fact sustainable.Read more

A new solution for impostor syndrome

A new solution for impostor syndrome
After searching long and hard for the solution to her impostor syndrome, Ruth Bavousett finds an answer that's been there all along.Read more

6 open source architecture projects to check out

6 open source architecture projects to check out
The world of architecture doesn't change as quickly as software, but architects are still finding new ways to share innovative designs and ideas.Read more

Arduino or Raspberry Pi: Which is best for beginners?

Arduino or Raspberry Pi?
So you want to get started with hobbyist electronics? The world is rich with options, two of the most prominent being the Raspberry Pi and the...Read more

Hovalin: An open source 3D printed violin

Hovalin: An open source 3D printed violin
Hovalin's files are available on the website and GitHub , and the project is licensed under CC BY-NC 4.0 .Read more

How I used a Raspberry Pi to connect with my grandkids

How I used a Raspberry Pi to connect with my grandkids
How to set up the Raspberry Pi for a project day with kids.Read more

An intro to Linux commands, the EU's open source mathematics toolbox, and more news

An intro to Linux commands, the EU's open source mathematics toolbox, and more news
In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at an open source toolbox for mathematics, some reasons Linux is a growing...Read more

SteamOS 2.80 beta, a Linux Unity3D editor update, and more open gaming news

SteamOS 2.80 beta, a Linux Unity3D editor update, and more open gaming news
In this week's edition, we take a look at the SteamOS 2.80 beta, Linux Unity3D editor update, and new games out for Linux.Read more