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How do you contribute to open source projects?

Open community, gardeners and food co-op
Here at Opensource.com, we cover ways to contribute to open source projects on the regular. A few of our favorites are: 10 ways to contribute to an...Read more

Why did you start using open source?

Beginners to Open Source theme: Hello World on bread
When it comes to getting involved with open source, everyone has their own story. As our Beginners to Open Source series gets into full swing, we...Read more

Top 5: A world record, tools for project management, and more

Top 5 articles of the week on Opensource.com
Welcome to the Opensource.com weekly Top 5! Every week, I check out the stats and chatter to see what stories have been most popular with our readers...Read more

What is your favorite Linux distribution?

Penguins gathered together in the Artic
It's an age old question, but it's always fun to hear how distributions change from year to year. What is your favorite Linux distribution? With all...Read more

What has been open source's biggest victory in the cloud?

The cloud is everywhere. It's unavoidable. In the words of Red Hat CEO Jim Whitehurst, "Right now, we're in the midst of a major shift from client-...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

What kind of tablet do you use?

It seems today that the naysayers were wrong: tablets have become ubiquitous. But has open source made its reach into the tablet world to the same...Read more

Is a code of conduct vital to the success of an open source community?

Late last month, the Debian project voted to adopt a community code of conduct , a set of guidelines for acceptable participation in its official...Read more