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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.

Glass Half: The latest open movie from the Blender Institute

The latest open movie project from the Blender Institute was released during Blender Conference 2015. Have you watched it yet?Read more

10 projects to fork in 2016

10 projects to fork in 2016
We think these 10 projects just might have come onto the scene with enough momentum to continue their success in the new year.Read more

Special edition: Top news of 2015 in open source

News best of the year, radio tower
This is a Special Edition of our weekly open source news roundup, as we look back at the top news stories in 2015!Read more

SuperTux new release, win a Steam Machine, and more open gaming news

Open source and Linux games roundup blue swirl graphic
Hello, open gaming fans! In this week's edition, we take a look at SuperTux's first stable release in a decade, Wine 1.8 release, a chance to win a...Read more

Top 5: wearables, Django packages, diversity, best articles

Open in sky
In this week's Top 5 articles of the week, we highlight Adafruit's favorite wearables in 2015, five Dja ngo packages to try, diversity in open source...Read more

Best of Opensource.com: Science

Best of science articles on Opensource.com in 2015
Opensource.com published several great stories in 2015 about open science projects that are changing the way we research, collaborate, and solve...Read more

A fresh start thanks to LinuxCon

LinuxCon Europe diversity scholarship recipient Carla Berjano shares her Linux story.Read more

2015 was a good year for creating the world's 'missing maps' with OpenStreetMap

World Map
The Missing Maps project, which launched in 2014, aims to literally and figuratively put more than 20-million at-risk people on the map using...Read more