I use technology to make the world more open. Linux desktop enthusiast. Map/geospatial nerd. Raspberry Pi tinkerer. Data analysis and visualization geek. Occasional coder. Cloud nativist. Civic tech and open government booster.

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Need to keep your schedule straight? Learn how to do it using open source with these free...
A path through nature

Telling your Linux shell where to look for executable files is easy, and something everyone should be able to do.
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Communicate without compromising your open source ethos with these alternatives to proprietary web conferencing software.
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These open source photo libraries help you stay organized while making your pictures look great.
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When it comes to chat, there are plenty of open source options.

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A confusing business organization chart

There are a number of flexible, feature-rich, and cost-effective open source ERP systems out there. Here are nine to check out.
A confusing business organization chart

In this roundup of open source project management tools, we look at software that helps support Scrum, Kanban, and other agile methods.
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The place for helpful information about open source and Linux tools.
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Celebrate the Opensource.com 9-year anniversary by voting in our community awards.
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Which fun or quirky app do you need today?