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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.

Evangelizing open source: Interview with OSCON speaker Gabrielle Crevecoeur

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Interview with a technical evangelist at Microsoft specializing in open source development.Read more

How to build a Linux router, Internet of Things devices, and more news

Weekly news on Opensource.com
In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at how to build a Linux router, why Internet of Things devices should be...Read more

Open Morrowind release, Vector 36's native release on Linux, and Hyper Light Drifter

Open gaming news on Opensource.com
Hello, open gaming fans! In this week's edition we take a look at Open Morrowind (OpenMW), Vector 36's native release on Linux, and Hyper Light...Read more

Top 5: 11 Python resources, Linux system monitoring, and more

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In this week's Top 5, we highlight resources for teaching and learning Python, thoughts from a longtime Linux user on system monitoring tools, DevOps...Read more

Automate your home with openHAB

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The openHAB open source automation platform is designed to use a pluggable architecture, which means new devices and protocols can be added easily...Read more

What sets Krita apart from other open source digital painting tools

What sets Krita apart from other open source digital painting tools
Nick Hamilton talks about what he loves about the open source digital painting tool, Krita, prior to his introduction to it at Linuxfest Northwest...Read more

A tool to help you find your next STEM role model

A tool to help conference organizers find diverse speakers
STEMM Role Models helps connect event organizers with presenters from underrepresented groups.Read more

3 projects to enhance the experience of reading or writing poems

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To celebrate National Poetry Month in the US and Canada, we have three projects that enhance the experience of reading or writing poems.Read more