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. Sysadmin. Web maker. Red Hatter since 2013.

Authored Content

Math formulas in green writing

If you're looking for scientific computing software, but can't afford the leading proprietary solution, check out these open source options.
Terminal view

Do you spend a good amount of your time at the command line? These terminal emulators will help make it a better experience.
Locks on a bridge in Paris

Keep your data and accounts safe by using a secure open source password manager to store unique, complex passwords.
Calendar close up snapshot

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.

Contributed Content

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.
Flags in celebration

The place for helpful information about open source and Linux tools.
Vote now for awards

Celebrate the Opensource.com 9-year anniversary by voting in our community awards.
Three buckets with people in them

Which fun or quirky app do you need today?