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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.

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

Ask Safia: How do I move from a proprietary software background into open source?

Ask Safia
This month Safia answers questions about how to move from a proprietary software background into open source, and how to pick a license for a new...Read more

19 years later, The Cathedral and the Bazaar still moves us

19 years later, The Cathedral and the Bazaar still moves us
Did Eric Raymond's The Cathedral and the Bazaar accurately predict the future of software development? That's the wrong question, writes Bryan...Read more

We're giving away an Arduino starter kit!

We're giving away an Arduino starter kit!
We're kicking off our open hardware series in style by giving away a SparkFun Inventor's Kit to one lucky reader.Read more