design

3 open source desktop publishing tools
You don't need a proprietary tool to design a great layout. Enjoy these open source alternatives to Microsoft Publisher for designing your next print layout.
8 comments Posted 7 Jul 2016 by Jason Baker (Red Hat) Feed
Building a water collection vessel from scratch
How a student team built a vehicle that can take two samples of water, at one meter and two meters underwater.
0 comments Posted 5 Jul 2016 by Ajay Pillay Feed
GIMP: the Photoshop alternative?
It will be eighteen years this weekend since GIMP, the GNU Image Manipulation Program, hit version 1.0 on June 5, 1996, and over twenty since the open source project first became generally available to the public.
20 comments Posted 2 Jun 2016 by Opensource.com (Red Hat) Feed
Open source CAD programs
Are open source alternatives to AutoCAD a good fit for your needs? Read about several options and decide for yourself.
15 comments Posted 26 May 2016 by Jason Baker (Red Hat) Feed
Interview with Bermon Painter: On design
Interview with Bermon Painter on design for open source projects and shutting down BlendConf.
0 comments Posted 7 Mar 2016 by Jen Wike Huger (Red Hat) Feed
Ginny Hamilton reports from Garth Braithwaite's session on design in open source at the All Things Open conference this year.
7 comments Posted 23 Oct 2015 by Ginny Hamilton (Red Hat) Feed
We reached out to Garth Braithwaite for an interview ahead of his All Things Open talk, "Open source is ugly: Improving UI and UX."
9 comments Posted 22 Sep 2015 by Aleksandar Todorović Feed
Reporting from OSCON 2015, Nicole Engard offers an overview of a keynote from Una Kravets, who spoke about ways open source communities can recruit designers to enhance their projects.
4 comments Posted 27 Jul 2015 by Nicole C. Engard Feed
Open source software isn't always pretty. IBM developer Una Kravets talks about how to get more designers involved and offers a sneak peek at her OSCON talk.
0 comments Posted 8 Jul 2015 by Nicole C. Engard Feed
Penguins on beach
Successful open source content management systems must meet or exceed the consumer's expectations for simple UX.
1 comment Posted 18 Jun 2015 by Blake Callens Feed

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