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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.

How will you celebrate Software Freedom Day?

Free and open source software
Software Freedom Day is a global celebration of free and open source software (FOSS). What will you to on September 19, 2015 to celebrate? We hope...Read more

Experimenting with Docker on a Raspberry Pi

Docker on a Raspberry Pi
The Raspberry Pi can be a great platform for learning about new technologies. Let's take a look at running a Node.js application in Docker on the...Read more

A great time to be a Linux person

Sysadmin and developer Jim Salter started out on Windows, but discovered the power of Linux as a consultant.Read more

Eloquently coding in Drupal, one line at a time

If code is poetry, then Acquia Certified Grand Master Hussain Abbas churns out several chapbooks a day from his home town of Bangalore, India.Read more

Preorder OSVR dev kit, BrushFire Games, 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 preordering the OSVR development kit, game development on Vagrant and Steam Runtime,...Read more

Internet Bug Bounty, Munich's commitment, and more news

In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at the Internet Bug Bounty, a smart robotic spider powered by Snappy Ubuntu...Read more

Top 5: Alternatives to Gmail, the Free Software Foundation today, and more

Top 5 articles of the week on Opensource.com
In this week's Top 5 articles of the week: Alternatives to Gmail, the Free Software Foundation today, how to teach big data to students, the world's...Read more

Pi in the sky: High altitude ballooning with Raspberry Pi

Spacespud with Raspberry Pi
When the Raspberry Pi came out, high altitude balloonist Dave Akerman found a way to take his hobby to new heights.Read more