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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.

Mozilla's content blocker, new JavaScript engine, and more open source news

Weekly open source news
In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, Mozilla announces new content blocker and ends Firefox OS, the Edge browser's JavaScript...Read more

New release of Unity 5.3, new games for Linux, 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 the new release of Unity 5.3, new games for Linux, and more. Open gaming roundup...Read more

Top 5: Music makers, GPLv3 in court, Raspberry Pi for students, and more

Open in sky
In this week's Top 5 articles of the week, we highlight open source tools for music makers, GPLv3 in court in Germany, Raspberry Pi projects for...Read more

Affordable ways to hook kids on coding

The holiday break and start of the new year are just around the corner, and this week's "Hour of Code" can be a great time to get your kids involved...Read more

SSH into your Christmas tree with Raspberry Pi

LightShowPi Christmas tree
Anderson Silva revisits his popular holiday light show project.Read more

3 open hardware projects for beginners

Open source yearbook
Looking to get started with open source hardware? Check out these cool projects from Lunchbox Electronics.Read more

5 open source tools for making music

Open source music tools
Explore some of the many open source tools designed especially for musicians, from sequencers to synthesizers to tuners and more.Read more

Linux video editing in real time with OBS Studio

OBS Studio video editing
OBS Studio is an open source central control room for live, real-time video editing for Linux, Windows, and MacOS.Read more