Patricia Torvalds isn't the Torvalds name that pops up in Linux and open source circles. Yet. Patricia tells us how she got into computing and her interest in feminist issues, and she talks about why the lack of diversity in tech is a mistake. (And she was raised not to make excuses for mistakes.)
When you install a Linux distribution, a set of programs comes along with it. It's easy to add and delete elements of the programs that don't fit your needs, says Meine in his article How to choose the best Linux desktop for you. But what about altering the look and feel? The key is to go with the... Read more
Hello, open gaming fans! In this week's edition, we take a look at Unreal Engine release, Laby, jMonkeyEngine, new Linux games, and the Pick of the Week! Open gaming roundup for July 19 - 25, 2015
In this week's Top 5, we look at how to run Ceph with Docker, Linux game review of OpenTTD, open hardware is winning, the real reason Facebook does open source, and a new My Linux Story. Watch the video and read the full article every Friday.
From Windows to Linux, one man's story of learning how to take back his computer.
A couple of months ago, a friend of mine introduced me to OpenTTD, an open source (GPLv2) transportation planning simulator game. Available for Android, I briefly opened the game on my phone and found the interface to be a little too difficult to use for me on a five inch screen. My friend... Read more
In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at Linux on supercomputers, Google's Eddystone, and more! Open source news roundup for July 11 - 17, 2015
Even happily employed professionals should add skills and certifications to their resume, and the benefits extend to their employers.
This week's Top 5 looks at Linux in the military, text editors, text tools, document tools, and Python and Raspberry Pi for education.
In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at a million lines of code for Linux, more open source software from Google and Microsoft, a new tiny computer for education, and more! Open source news: July 4 to July 10, 2015