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.

5 ways to have a more inclusive event

Lightning talk: 5 ways to have a more inclusive event
Sarah Kahn of Girl Develop It responds to a question she receives quite often: Why don’t more women attend technical conferences and other events?Read more

4 myths about agile

Lightning talk on common misconceptions of agile and open source
Jen Krieger, an agile coach at Red Hat, took to the stage to dispel four common myths about agile and "get to the truth of what it’s intended to be."Read more

How to increase online privacy with open source tools and best practices

How to increase online privacy with open source tools and best practices
In this article, I'll analyze a few open source tools and concepts that you might use to increase privacy on the Internet for yourself.Read more

6 starting points for open source beginners

6 starting points for open source beginners
Looking to make your first pull request? Check out these helpful resources from Aleksandar Todorovic.Read more

IndiaHacks online code sprint includes month-long open source track

Like other hackathons, IndiaHacks has experienced a large increase in participation since it began two years ago. In the most recent event, 2,300...Read more

Linux and open source are the future

Carlos Agauyo shares how he learned Linux and why he believes open source is the future of technology.Read more

Lean WordPress: A guide to optimizing your CMS

Wordpress open source content management system
A guide to optimizing your WordPress CMS. For you and the environment.Read more

Linux through a journalist's eyes

Lightning talk: Linux through a journalist's eyes
In this video, veteran technology journalist Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols tells us precisely how a self-proclaimed "English and history guy" makes a...Read more