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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.

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

Top 5: 'The Cathedral and The Bazaar' turns 19, an Arduino giveaway, and more

Top 5: 'The Cathedral and The Bazaar' turns 19, an Arduino giveaway, and more
In this week's top 5, we take a look at our Arduino giveaway, a comparison of Raspberry Pi and containers, alternatives to AutoCAD, The Cathedral and...Read more

Open Source Bridge attracts unique speakers and attendees

Open Source Bridge attracts unique speakers and attendees
Next month, Open Source Bridge is kicking off its 8th year in Portland, Oregon from June 21-24, 2016.Read more

Coming soon! First ever certification for open hardware

Coming soon! First ever certification for open hardware
At the Open Hardware Summit in Portland this year, OSHWA will present the first ever open hardware certification.Read more

Getting started with Espruino, a JavaScript interpreter for microcontrollers

Getting started with Espruino
Espruino is an open source and open hardware JavaScript interpreter that runs on the microcontroller itself.Read more

How to make a culture change at your company

How to make a culture change at your company
Barry O'Reilly gave a talk about how to push through change in an enterprise at Cultivate prior to OSCON 2016.Read more