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.

My dad's Linux story begins in textiles

Lee Brian shares her dad's Linux Story on the tails of her own. Read more from this series.Read more

Audio and video with XJadeo

In his latest Multimedia Makers column, Seth Kenlon gives some attention to the tools outside Kdenlive that help produce great sound for motion...Read more

A closer look at the world's first open digital cinema camera

As the new beta version of the open source Axiom camera starts to shoot tests and become a more complete camera system, filmmaker Daniel Mulligan...Read more

15 open web advocates to follow on Twitter

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Working on the Open Web is a niche area of the greater open source community. Usually the work does not get the same level of fanfare of other areas...Read more

August review: Top 10 and editor's picks

Phew. 101 articles, including a series, event reports, and open source news. August was busy, and here's a look at a few highlights.Read more

For gamers, a new digital currency; For developers, a new SDK; and more open gaming news

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Hello, open gaming fans! In this week's edition, we take a look at Amazon's new open source SDK for game developers, GameCredits' new open source...Read more

User Data Manifesto 2.0, Alliance for Open Media, and more news

In this week's edition of the open source news roundup, we take a look at the User Data Manifesto 2.0, the Alliance for Open Media, new open source...Read more

Opensource.com September preview

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What's up in September? Tons. Read on to learn more about our new community moderator, upcoming article series, calls for proposals, and what's in...Read more