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Top 5 articles of the week: What open source project are you working on?

Top 5 articles of the week on Opensource.com
Every week, I tally the numbers and listen to the buzz to bring you the best of last week's open source news and stories on Opensource.com, this week...Read more

The first open source tool I ever used...

Dinosaurs on land at sunset
Let's reminisce. What was the first open source tool you ever used? Was it for work or fun? Maybe you were trying to start or finish a project and...Read more

The geocaching experience is catching

What is geocaching? Heiko Rupp shares what it's like to search and find caches using GPS coordinates and other clues like riddles in this offline,...Read more

What site do you use to go geocaching?

What is geocaching? Heiko Rupp shares what it's like to search and find caches using GPS coordinates and other clues like riddles for this new kind...Read more

3 open source content management systems compared

Whether you need to set up a blog, a portal for some specific usage, or any other website, which content management system is right for you? is a...Read more

New phase of DocHive, open source tool for data extraction

open source tool for data extraction
In February of this year, I reported that the Raleigh Public Record—a local, online news publication in Raleigh, NC—was in the process of creating an...Read more

Students map their university campus with MapKnitter

open campus
In the fall of 2010, I asked the biology class I teach at Western Carolina University for volunteers to help map the campus. Three years later,...Read more