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.

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

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

How many IoT devices do you own?

IoT Devices
The Internet of Things (IoT) is rapidly changing the way we interact with the world around us. A whole host of devices are becoming smarter, more...Read more

Visit Brussels and learn about open source at FOSDEM 2016

Visit Brussels and learn about open source at FOSDEM 2016
Radek Pazdera shares why FOSDEM is a can't-miss event for free and open source software supporters.Read more

An open letter to GitHub, the new Brave browser, and more news

Weekly open source news
In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at an open letter to GitHub, the new Brave browser, open source software aids...Read more

Eclipse Phase RPG, Vulkan Developer Day, and more open gaming news

Open source and Linux games roundup
Hello, open gaming fans! In this week's edition, we take a look at Eclipse Phase paper role-playing game, new games out for Linux, Vulkan Developer...Read more

Top 5: OpenStack for beginners, strace, Kubernetes, Docker, patents, and DevOps at scale

Top 5 articles of the week on Opensource.com
In this week's Top 5 articles of the week, we highlight five interviews with presenters of this year's Southern California Linux Expo—SCaLE 14x. Of...Read more