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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.

Farewell to a forebear of open source, Marvin Minsky

Farewell to a forebear of open source, Marvin Minsky
A tribute to one of the founding fathers of personal computing, Marvin Minsky.Read more

Kubernetes in 5 minutes

Lightning talk: Kubernetes in 5 minutes
Kubernetes in just five minutes? Jamie Duncan explains.Read more

What is your favorite Linux command shell?

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Do you live in the Linux terminal? If so, you probably have a favorite command shell. Let us know what your preferred shell is, and why!Read more

GitLab's new features, Walmart's OneOps, The New York Times' Gizmo, and more news

GitLab's new features, The New York Times' Gizmo, Walmart's OneOps, and more news
In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at GitLab's new features, OneOps continuous app lifecycle management software...Read more

Atari Vault, GOG.com, and more new games out for Linux

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Hello, open gaming fans! In this week's edition, we take a look at Atari Vault, GOG.com, and more new games out for Linux. Open gaming roundup for...Read more

Top 5: Vagrant, Git, GitHub, and more

Top 5 articles of the week on Opensource.com
In this week's Top 5 articles of the week, we highlight Vagrant, Git, GitHub, a My Linux Story, and six starting points for getting started in open...Read more

How to understand your team's irrational behavior

Lightning talk: Hacking humans
Jono Bacon describes a singular passion that motivates his career in open source: "Figuring out how we can build strong, inclusive, effective...Read more

8 non-code ways to contribute to open source

8 ways to contribute to open source without writing code
You don't need to be a master coder to contribute to open source. Jade Wang shares 8 ways you can contribute to open source software projects without...Read more