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How curiosity, hard work, and community support helped this developer overcome obstacles and find...

You can learn a lot from the open source community, but don't forget to be respectful.

In 1990, I was a 9th grader living in Vietnam. I had never had access to a computer. One day my...

Contributing to open source is more than a way to make better software; it can enrich your entire...
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Trying out Perl to solve a development problem led to a career-transforming love for free and open...

A tale of discovery in the 90s.
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Five, short personal stories about first introductions to the world of open source software.

Certainly you don't need to be a gamer as a child to grow up and become a developer, nor does being...