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.

Linux in cars, open source on routers, and more open source news

This week in open source
In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at Linux coming to more cars, open source firmware on Linksys routers, the...Read more

Opensource.com January preview

Preview on paper with coffee
What's coming up on Opensource.com? SCaLE 14x Twitter chats and article series, getting started in open source series, calls for proposals, and more.Read more

December review: Top 10 and editor's picks

Open sourced this for you cat
Happy New Year! Before we dive into 2016, let's quickly look back on Opensource.com in 2015.Read more

Top 5: Linux computer story, Cool docker tools, 10 projects to fork in 2016

Top 5 articles of the week on Opensource.com
In this week's Top 5 articles of the week, we highlight the best open source games of 2015, Linux music listening, 10 projects to fork in 2016, 10...Read more

Embracing open source as a visual artist

My open source story
Jared Nielsen shares why he uses open source tools to run his YouTube video series.Read more

3 open source personal finance tools for Linux

Personal finance for Linux
These three Linux-friendly open source software tools will help you achieve your financial goals.Read more

From emergency fix to business backbone

My open source story
From a first exploration of Linux, Adam now runs his business on a whole host of open source software tools.Read more

How to build an open hardware guitar amplifier in 5 steps

The 1Wamp is a new DIY guitar amplifier, built the open source way.Read more