open source software

bitHound puts out features, not fires

Interview with Dan Silivestru, CEO and co-founder of—automated, open source, code quality analysis software.Read more

5 favorite Raspberry Pi and Arduino projects

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It has never been a better time to understand the components that fit together to make the hardware we use work. To do that, lets look at some of the...Read more

Create a daily reading list with calibre

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Tackle information overload. The calibre eBook management software is an excellent tool for creating that daily reading list. Learn how.Read more

Top 5 open source project management tools in 2015

Five new open source project management tools for 2015 plus updates of the tools mentioned in our 2014 list. All in all, this article gives a good...Read more

Open source at the Consumer Electronics Show, blocked websites in India, and more

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In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look to websites blocked in India, the debut of open source-powered devices at the...Read more

The power of Docker and open source ecosystems

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Virtually everywhere you look in the IT stack—from storage to networking, compute, mobile, and virtualization—the most exciting innovations are being...Read more

How to explain open source to the in-laws

Open source evangelist Brian Proffitt explains open source to his father-in-law by way of book analogy. His explanation of course is open to use and...Read more

The building blocks of a distribution with Linux from Scratch

Learning how the various building blocks of a Linux distribution work together to create a cohesive program is an excellent way to expand your skills...Read more