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 White House launches The Opportunity Project, the new Open Data Button, and more news

In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we highlight The Opportunity launched by The White House, a call for public comment on a...Read more

Top 5: Open source alternatives to Picasa, SourceForge/Slashdot interview, and more

Open in sky
In this week's Top 5, we highlight open source alternatives to Google's Picasa for organizing your photos, a cutting-edge math tool for the classroom...Read more

Making music with field recordings and open source

Bird singing and music notes
We dive into music making with open source tools, field recordings, and "found" sounds.Read more

9 open source alternatives to Picasa

Open source alternatives to Picasa
Google is shutting the doors on the Picasa desktop client, but there are many open source alternatives for your photo organizing needs.Read more

Ultimate unconference survival guide

One of the most popular types of event are unconferences , and there are more and more of them cropping up all over the world. Find out how to make...Read more

How to create sheet music on Linux with MuseScore

CC-BY-SA William Kenlon  http://www.williamkenlon.com
Learn how to install and get started with MuseScore, the open source WYSIWYG sheet music creation suite.Read more

Help us integrate GitLab and the Open Science Framework

open science
The Center for Open Science is looking for allies in its effort to open up critical scientific research.Read more

The twisted road through right-to-left language support

I saw Moriel Schottlender give a talk about this topic at linux.conf.au 2016 in Geelong last month and asked her to submit an article about it. When...Read more