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.

Gallery of open source project stickers

sticker poll lead
Dozens of readers replied to the hashtag #openstickers on Twitter to share their sticker rules and photos. This led to the gallery of open source...Read more

6 creative ways to use ownCloud

Yearbook cover 2015
Jos Poortvliet shares some of his favorite uses for the open source self-hosted storage platform.Read more

Finding the right tool for the job

My open source story
Pete Savage shares why open source solutions, although they aren't always the tools we want, are the tools we need.Read more

Win a 3D printer! Enter the 2015 open source holiday giveaway

2015 Holiday Gift Guide
Opensource.com is pleased to announce the LulzBot Mini 3D Printer is the grand prize for our 2015 Holiday Giveaway! As part of this year's Open...Read more

8 projects with LEGO: plastic bricks meet open source

Open source LEGO
Are you a fan of LEGO bricks? Check out these open source projects to take your LEGO creations even further.Read more

How I ended up working in open source healthcare

My open source story
OEMR.org President Tony McCormick shares how he found open source.Read more

Linux game sales, AMD GPU open source drivers, and more open source gaming news

Open source and Linux gaming
In this week's edition, we take a look at two game sales, AMD GPU open source drivers, new open source game hardware, and more!Read more

WordPress.com goes open source, a European open data portal, and more news

Weekly open source news
In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at a new pan-European open data portal by the European Commission, WordPress...Read more