Linux

Linux is the best-known and most-used open source operating system. As an operating system, Linux is software that sits underneath all of the other software on a computer, receiving requests from those programs and relaying these requests to the computer’s hardware. Learn more on our what is Linux resource page.

How I use Linux for theoretical physics

How I use Linux for theoretical physics
While writing his master's thesis, Jonas gained access to a workstation running Scientific Linux, and a cluster system with a few hundred cores.Read more

Hands-on with the Linux-ready Dell XPS 13 Developer Edition

Dell XPS 13 Developer Edition
The new Dell XPS 13 Developer Edition is a good looking and well built machine that runs Ubuntu and Fedora virtually perfectly.Read more

8 open source point of sale systems

Open source point of sale systems
Retail businesses, restaurants, and other users of point of sale systems have quite a few open source tools to choose from.Read more

7 open source games for students

7 open source games for students
Computer gaming is a $25 billion market in the US, and it is one of the major application development industries. These are just two of the reasons...Read more

3 open source alternatives to Microsoft Publisher

3 open source desktop publishing tools
You don't need a proprietary tool to design a great layout. Enjoy these open source alternatives to Microsoft Publisher for designing your next print...Read more

When Linux is the face of kindness

When Linux is the face of kindness
When people are experiencing hardship in their lives, Phil Shapiro tries to lessen their burden using refurbished Linux desktops and laptops.Read more

Managing your containers at Google scale

Managing your containers at Google scale
Kubernetes has seen over 17,000 commits from over 800 unique contributors.Read more

A simple menu system for blind Linux users

A simple menu system for blind Linux users
ADRIANE is a great interface with a solid plan for design and functionality.Read more