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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...
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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...

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-...
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...

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...

Late last month, the Debian project voted to adopt a community code of conduct , a set of...

Late last month, the Debian project voted to adopt a community code of conduct , a set of guidelines for acceptable participation in its official communication channels. Members agreed to abide by the following principles: Be respectful Assume good faith Be collaborative Try to be concise Be open The project also cemented a formal process for altering the code: only a vote from the Debian general assembly can amend the community's code of conduct.

Did you know that more than twenty U.S. states have patent abuse litigation laws that have been passed or are pending? Find out which states are...