Open source evangelist Jono Bacon provides some practical recommendations of tools you can use to build strong and empowered communities.
Data visualization is the mechanism of taking tabular or spatial data and conveying it in a human-friendly and visual way. In this article we look at eight open source tools that can help you to create useful and informative graphs.
Opensource.com will publish a new article on the topic of open hardware as part of our Open Hardware series that runs from May 18 - 22.
In this week's Top 5, I talk about the future of password alternatives, open source tools for research, and the Internet of Things, and more. Subscribe to Opensourceway on YouTube channel to get our newest video uploads.
A review of 6 free and open source (FOSS) video editing tools. Who came out the winner? Find out in this article on Pitivi, OpenShot, Lightworks, Avidemux, Cinelerra, KDEnlive, and Blender.
Melanie Chernoff reflects on another great year for open source in government. She takes a look back at the articles published on Opensource.com this year and notices that most articles on the government sector fell into one of three categories: government policies, new tools available, and case... Read more
Facebook is one of the world’s most well-known tech companies and on the forefront of open source technology. In this interview, Nitish Tiwari and Opensource.com talk with James Pearce, head of Open Source at Facebook, about their contributions to open source and use of open source tools.
Automation is all about maintaining and managing the cloud infrastructure and workload to keep it running. Get to the creative work quicker with these "day two operations tools" for automating in OpenStack.
Why and how to use Bespoke.js, a presentation framework that sits at the opposite end of the complexity scale.
It's back to school for many kids in the United States, and soon to be so for many others around the world. While open source software and hardware are used less often to teach kids in grade school about the world, open principles are. They are what you might think of as the most natural methods of... Read more