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.

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

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

Largest email group for women in tech teams up with Peace Corps

Grace Hopper Open Source Day interview (purple word bubble)
In this interview Rose Robinson talks with me about Systers' participation in the Open Source Day Codeathon taking place at the Grace Hopper...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