Open Source Sitemap - Page 1 2016-09-26

Android
Apps for Google Android OS. Open Source.

Mobile Software
Free and open source apps for smartphones, tablets, and other mobile devices.

Reading, Writing, and eBooks
Software for reading and writing books, magazines, newspapers, and more.

5 Modern, Free RSS Readers Worth Checking Out
In the market for an RSS reader? These open source options deserve a look.

Internet
The tools you need to connect to the Internet over the web, instant messaging, FTP, and more.

Programming and Development
Whether you're a computer programmer or a web developer, these are the open source tools that can help you get things done faster (and easier) than ever before.

Farm-Based Games Thrive on Android - Zombie Farm
Do you dream about leaving the city behind to become a farmer? Maybe you'd love to get your hands dirty but you're surrounded by pavement? Well, if you're not quite ready to take the leap to the country, why not try these farm-based games on Google's open source Android operating system?

Farm-Based Games Thrive on Android - Fairy Farm
Do you dream about leaving the city behind to become a farmer? Maybe you'd love to get your hands dirty but you're surrounded by pavement? Well, if you're not quite ready to take the leap to the country, why not try these farm-based games on Google's open source Android operating system?

Farm-Based Games Thrive on Android
Do you dream about leaving the city behind to become a farmer? Maybe you'd love to get your hands dirty but you're surrounded by pavement? Well, if you're not quite ready to take the leap to the country, why not try these farm-based games on Google's open source Android operating system?

Farm-Based Games Thrive on Android - Green Farm
Do you dream about leaving the city behind to become a farmer? Maybe you'd love to get your hands dirty but you're surrounded by pavement? Well, if you're not quite ready to take the leap to the country, why not try these farm-based games on Google's open source Android operating system?

Farm-Based Games Thrive on Android - Sunshine Acres
Do you dream about leaving the city behind to become a farmer? Maybe you'd love to get your hands dirty but you're surrounded by pavement? Well, if you're not quite ready to take the leap to the country, why not try these farm-based games on Google's open source Android operating system?

Farm-Based Games Thrive on Android - Farm Story
Do you dream about leaving the city behind to become a farmer? Maybe you'd love to get your hands dirty but you're surrounded by pavement? Well, if you're not quite ready to take the leap to the country, why not try these farm-based games on Google's open source Android operating system?

Farm-Based Games Thrive on Android - Tiny Farm
Do you dream about leaving the city behind to become a farmer? Maybe you'd love to get your hands dirty but you're surrounded by pavement? Well, if you're not quite ready to take the leap to the country, why not try these farm-based games on Google's open source Android operating system?

Farm-Based Games Thrive on Android - Farm Frenzy 3
Do you dream about leaving the city behind to become a farmer? Maybe you'd love to get your hands dirty but you're surrounded by pavement? Well, if you're not quite ready to take the leap to the country, why not try these farm-based games on Google's open source Android operating system?

4 Free Compass Apps for Your Android Phone
Before you head out on your next hike, be sure to install a free (and open source) compass app on your Android phone. Better to be safe than sorry!

4 Apps to Manage Your Bitcoin Fortune
If you're still trying to figure out how this whole Bitcoin thing works, be sure to check out these four mobile apps.

Build Prototypes and Wireframes Like Never Before
Wireframes and prototypes don't have to be a chore -- in fact, they can be a fun task with these open source tools.

10 Firefox Extensions Designed for Older Generations
Tired of digging out a magnifying glass to read a website? These add-ons could make life so much easier.

Beginning Open Source Development with Python
An article explaining how to get started as an open source developer in three steps using the Python programming language.

Music
Listen to music the way it was intended -- without restrictions.

Photography, Graphics, Video, and Design
Open source software for photography, graphic design, 3D modeling, video and more.

Content Management Systems (CMSes)
From content management systems (CMSes) to WordPress themes and more, this is where you can find everything you need for your website.

Contribute Back
When you're ready, there's no better way to get involved with free and open source community than by contributing your time and skills.

Open Sourcing Your Life
Open source is more than just software and hardware, it's a whole way of life. Learn how to make money with open source, get a career in open source, buy open source gifts, pass the time with open source entertainment, and more!

Open Source Alternatives to the Apache Web Server
Apache may be the poster child for successful open source projects, but sometimes it's more than you need. Learn alternative ways to serve up web pages using lighthttpd, nginx, and Node.js.

Top 5 Web-Based Project Management Solutions
Tired of pulling your hair out while trying to keep your projects on schedule and on budget? These free and open source project management projects can help.

Green Your Thumb with Open Source Gadgets
Whether you're new to plants or a seasoned veteran, let the garden geeks of open source show you how to get your greenest thumb ever.

5 Ways to Save Money With Open Source Software
Using free open source software to save you money compared to costly commercial products

Free Open Source Image Editors For Windows, Mac, and Linux
List of 5 free open source image editors for Windows, Mac, and linux.

5 Movies About Open Source
Looking for movies about the free and open source software movement, films about hackers, and flicks for geeks? We've got the 5 movies you need to watch right now.

Using Android
Using Android. Open Source.

How to Run Android on your Desktop
Introduction to installing Android in VirtualBox

Install VirtualBox
Install VirtualBox. Open Source.

Download Android
Download Android. Open Source.

Mount the Android Disc Image
Mount the Android Disc Image. Open Source.

Boot the Android Disc Image
Boot the Android Disc Image. Open Source.

Launch Android
Launch Android. Open Source.

Adding Apps
Adding Apps. Open Source.

Create New Virtual Machine
Create New Virtual Machine. Open Source.

Install Android
Install Android. Open Source.

Dingbat Fonts for Web Designers
Web designers are always looking for new tools and resources, and this list of free (and open source) dingbat fonts could definitely come in handy.

Pandora Players for Windows Users
You don't have to be stuck with the default player -- check out these free options for Microsoft Windows users.

Haunted by Open Source
Planning a perfectly haunting Halloween party takes more than just the right food and scary costumes. It also takes the right music!

Android Apps for a Road Trip
If you're planning a road trip, don't forget your Android-based device and these free and open source apps!

Can You Run Open Source Software on Apple OS X and Microsoft Windows?
You can use free and open source software on Microsoft Windows and OS X. Find out how!

Getting Started
Introduction to basic open source concepts, including what it is, where to find it and how to make it a part of your life.

Desktop Software
Wading through tens of thousands of free and open source desktop applications can be a daunting task. Don't worry, though, we've made it easy by putting the best of the best all in one place for you.

Open Source Spin-offs
The spirit of collaboration, sharing and contribution that drives free and open source software is infectious. From computer hardware development to medicine and culture at large, learn about the movements and industries that have been inspired by or directly spun off from the free and open source software philosophy.

Internet and Web Software
Reviews and roundups of server-based open source software for your website, content management system (CMS), WordPress site, web server and more.

HowTos, Tutorials and Reviews
Learn how to use free and open source software to its fullest, get the books and lessons you need to get things done and even create your own open source software and hardware.

The Community and Its Groups
Using free and open source software only gets you halfway there. For the full experience, you need to contribute, share and get involved in the community and groups.

Open Source Hardware
Open source software's younger cousin, open source hardware is all about bringing freedom, liberty, and choice to something more tangible. Be a part of the maker revolution!

Productivity
From managing a budget to organizing your life, these are the open source programs that help you get stuff done.

Open Source Audio
Music created with the purpose of being listened to, re-mixed, shared, and re-distributed.

Desktop HowTos
Learn how to make the most of your free and open source desktop software with specific guides, HowTos, and tutorials.

Project Ideas
If your creative juices are running a little dry, look here for Raspberry Pi, Arduino, and other open source hardware project ideas.

Website Add-ons
Need a little something extra to add more functionality or flair to your website? Free and open source software can help!

What is Open Source?
If you're completely new to free and open source or if you just want to new more about things like the open source movement, the legal issues behind it, and where to learn more this is the place for you.

World Maker Faire New York 2012 - Community Sign
How do you define

World Maker Faire New York 2012 - Brooklyn Robot Foundry
Nothing excited the kids at World Maker Faire quite like playing with some robots. Page 10.

World Maker Faire New York 2012 - MakerBot Printouts
The MakerBot is helping to redefine what a computer printout is all about. Page 4.

World Maker Faire New York 2012 - I Want To
Close-up of the wooden robots that help make up Laewoo Kang's

World Maker Faire New York 2012 - Illucia
Super Mario Bros. and Tetris may not pop into your head when you think of music, but Chris Novello's Illucia may change your mind about that. Page 12.

World Maker Faire New York 2012 - Shane Hope
Shane Hope's 3D Printed Terrain artwork was possibly the most unusual 3D exhibit at the World Maker Faire New York 2012. Page 6.

Glossary
Glossary of useful Open Source terms and meanings.

Conferences and Gatherings
Want to meet face-to-face? Learn about the conferences, gatherings, and faires that bring the free and open source software community together in person.

Websites
Not just the extras, these articles are all about building websites from the ground up.

Free and Open Source Glossary
A glossary of the terms, people, and idea related to free and open source software.

Education and Self-Improvement
Open source software for teaching, learning, and students.

Open Source Food and Drink
What happens when you cross the open source spirit with food and drink? You get free as in beer and free as in speech!

Open Source for the Environment
Open source principles applied to projects designed to save -- or at least help -- the planet.

Video Games
Open source video games, fun, and entertainment.

Before You Begin
Before you start soldering and assembling, get the tips and tricks to make your open source hardware run smoothly.

Causes
When the free and open source software community puts its power toward a specific cause, real changes can be made!

General Programming
Get answers and solutions to questions about getting started with and learning how to use open source software in programming.

Internet and Web HowTos
Learn how to make the most of your free and open source internet, network, and website software with specific guides, HowTos, and tutorials.

Mobile HowTos
Learn how to make the most of your mobile applications and devices with specific guides, tutorials, and instructions.

Social
Social networks bring communities together -- including free and open source ones. Find out who to follow and what to tweet, post, and read.

Productivity
From CRMs to ERPs, find the web-based productivity applications you're looking for right here.

Book Reviews
Before you buy, get reviews of books about free and open source software.

Server Software
If you've got servers -- web servers, database servers, email servers -- free and open source software has the solution.

Open Source Tutorial - Adding a Header to Only the First Page in LibreOffice
Trying to add a unique header to only the first page of a LibreOffice document? This easy tutorial will show you how!

Open Source Tutorial - Adding a Header to Only the First Page in LibreOffice
Trying to add a unique header to only the first page of a LibreOffice document? This easy tutorial will show you how!

Open Source Tutorial - Adding a Header to Only the First Page in LibreOffice
Trying to add a unique header to only the first page of a LibreOffice document? This easy tutorial will show you how!

Open Source Tutorial - Adding a Header to Only the First Page in LibreOffice
Trying to add a unique header to only the first page of a LibreOffice document? This easy tutorial will show you how!

Adding a Header to the First Page in LibreOffice
Trying to add a unique header to only the first page of a LibreOffice document? This easy tutorial will show you how!

- By Category
An index of categories in the

5 Open Source Side-Scrolling Games - Video Game in a Box
If you're a big fan of the retro-styled platform side-scrolling games, these open source releases could help you while away an afternoon or two or nine.

5 Open Source Side-Scrolling Games
If you're a big fan of the retro-styled platform side-scrolling games, these open source releases could help you while away some time. Just keep moving to the right!

5 Open Source Side-Scrolling Games - Mario Clones
If you're a big fan of the retro-styled platform side-scrolling games, these open source releases could help you while away an afternoon or two or nine.

5 Open Source Side-Scrolling Games - Teeworlds
If you're a big fan of the retro-styled platform side-scrolling games, these open source releases could help you while away an afternoon or two or nine.

5 Open Source Side-Scrolling Games - Super Tux
If you're a big fan of the retro-styled platform side-scrolling games, these open source releases could help you while away an afternoon or two or nine.

5 Open Source Side-Scrolling Games - Replica Island
If you're a big fan of the retro-styled platform side-scrolling games, these open source releases could help you while away an afternoon or two or nine.

A Few Gifts for the Open Source Men in Your Life
Do you have a guy in your life who's all about open source software or hardware? If so, you probably know how hard it can be to find the perfect gift for him...but don't worry. We're here to help.

Gifts for the Open Source Men in Your Life - MAKE Magazine
Do you have a guy in your life who's all about open source software or hardware? If so, you probably know how hard it can be to find the perfect gift for him...but don't worry. We're here to help.

Gifts for the Open Source Men in Your Life - LED Nametag
Do you have a guy in your life who's all about open source software or hardware? If so, you probably know how hard it can be to find the perfect gift for him...but don't worry. We're here to help.

Gifts for the Open Source Men in Your Life - Bluenumi Numitron Alarm Clock
Do you have a guy in your life who's all about open source software or hardware? If so, you probably know how hard it can be to find the perfect gift for him...but don't worry. We're here to help.

Gifts for the Open Source Men in Your Life - MeeBlip
Do you have a guy in your life who's all about open source software or hardware? If so, you probably know how hard it can be to find the perfect gift for him...but don't worry. We're here to help.

Gifts for the Open Source Men in Your Life - Nikon COOLPIX S800c
Do you have a guy in your life who's all about open source software or hardware? If so, you probably know how hard it can be to find the perfect gift for him...but don't worry. We're here to help.

Gifts for the Open Source Men in Your Life - Zoybar Guitar Kits
Do you have a guy in your life who's all about open source software or hardware? If so, you probably know how hard it can be to find the perfect gift for him...but don't worry. We're here to help.

Gifts for the Open Source Men in Your Life - Chocolate Invader
Do you have a guy in your life who's all about open source software or hardware? If so, you probably know how hard it can be to find the perfect gift for him...but don't worry. We're here to help.

Gifts for the Open Source Men in Your Life - Linux Kernel Poster
Do you have a guy in your life who's all about open source software or hardware? If so, you probably know how hard it can be to find the perfect gift for him...but don't worry. We're here to help.

Gifts for the Open Source Men in Your Life - SpokePOV Kit
Do you have a guy in your life who's all about open source software or hardware? If so, you probably know how hard it can be to find the perfect gift for him...but don't worry. We're here to help.

Select the Output Format
select the output format in handbrake

Download HandBrake
download handbrake. Open Source.

Launch HandBrake
launch handbrake. Open Source.

Set the Output Folder
set the output folder in handbrake

Start the Conversion
start the video conversion in handbrake

Select the DVD
select the dvd source in handbrake

Convert DVDs for iPad/Tablet Viewing with Handbrake
Use free open source HandBrake to convert DVD videos into the format playable on iPad and other tablets.

Open Source
Open Source. Page 2.

Media Player Classic Home Cinema Review
Detailed review of Media Player Classic Home Cinema, open source media player for Windows.

It's Time to Track Those Employees!
Just what are all those employees up to anyway? Keep track of them with these free tools.

Oregon State University Open Source Lab
Think you know what Portland, OR, contributes to the open source community? You may just be surprised by which people, companies, and institutions made our list!

OSCON
Think you know what Portland, OR, contributes to the open source community? You may just be surprised by which people, companies, and institutions made our list!

Linus Torvalds
Think you know what Portland, OR, contributes to the open source community? You may just be surprised by which people, companies, and institutions made our list!

Portland State University
Think you know what Portland, OR, contributes to the open source community? You may just be surprised by which people, companies, and institutions made our list!

Open Source Bridge
Think you know what Portland, OR, contributes to the open source community? You may just be surprised by which people, companies, and institutions made our list!

Ember.js
Think you know what Portland, OR, contributes to the open source community? You may just be surprised by which people, companies, and institutions made our list!

Open source feels right at home in the Northwest
Think you know what Portland, OR, contributes to the open source community? You may just be surprised by which people, companies, and institutions made our list!

Search For "Better WP Security"
search for better wp security plugin

Change the Database Prefix
Change the WordPress Database Prefix

Enable .htaccess Protection
enable .htaccess protection in wordpress

Add New WordPress Plugin
Add New WordPress Plugin. Open Source.

Install "Better WP Security"
install wordpress better security plugin

Activate the Plugin
activate better security wordpress plugin

Open the Security Menu
Open the WordPress Better WP Security Menu

Enable Login Limits
enable login limits in wordpress better wp security plugin

Enable Extra Security Tweaks
enable extra security tweaks in wordpress better wp security plugin

Enable Intrusion Detection
enable intrusion detection in wordpress better wp security plugin

How to Secure Your WordPress Site
introduction. Open Source.

GNU GPL (General Public License) 3.0
GNU GPL (General Public License) 3.0

GNU GPL (General Public License) 3.0
GNU GPL (General Public License) 3.0. Page 2.

GNU GPL (General Public License) 3.0
GNU GPL (General Public License) 3.0. Page 3.

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Non-Licensed Open Source Software Hurts Everyone
A lack of clearly licensed software in the open source community hurts everyone.

4 Animated Movies You Can Download, Edit and Play ... for Free!
Everyone loves a good animated film, and these four are cost- and restriction-free.

4 Top Sites for "Free" Videos
Free videos? It's true! Oh, and when I say free, I mean free of cost AND free of restrictions.

Open Source is No Joke
There's something funny about open source ... and it's all the jokes! Whether poking fun at Microsoft or picking on somebody else's favorite programming language, there's comedic gold to be found in the open source community.

You're No Dummy -- Make Your Own Smartwatch
Want a smartwatch but not a fan of what's out there? Build your own!

5 Top Sites for "Free" Photos
Are you fed up with finding the perfect photo for a project only to discover that you can't use it how you want? These five sites are the answer to your prayers.

Manage Your Passwords the Easy (and Free) Way
Keeping your passwords safe and secure can be a headache ... but it doesn't have to be. These three free solutions could solve all your problems!

Set Up Your Own (Free!) Music Server with Open Source Software
Stream your music like never before ... and do it for free.

Essential Firefox Add-Ons for Web Developers
With the Firefox web browser and the right add-ons, web development can be a whole lot easier, more accurate, and more fun.

10 Spring-Themed Desktop Backgrounds
Tired of staring at the same old, boring desktop background? These flowers should help liven things up!

10 Fun (and Quirky) Christmas Desktop Backgrounds
Who said the holidays have to be traditional?!? These wallpapers are fun, bright, and even a little unexpected.

Review - Psi Instant Messaging Client
If you love instant messaging, voice chat, and video conferencing but you don't want anybody eavesdropping on your conversations, then the free and open source Psi XMPP client might be your first step toward a more private Internet.

Proclaim Your Love in Style
Looking to add a little romance to a project? These open source fonts can help proclaim your love in style.

Underwater Exploration with Open Source Hardware
Take hardware hacking and open source to a deeper level with an OpenROV underwater robot of your own.

Increase Your Web Know-How with Mozilla Open Badges
If you've been busy adding to your computer skill set, why not use Mozilla's Open Badges project to tell the world what you've learned?

Manage Your Money with Android
If your piggy bank is sounding a little empty these days, check out these open source Android apps.

6 Open Source RSS Readers for Android
Google Reader is no more, so how do you stay up-to-date on your Android-based mobile device? We've got six free and open source RSS readers that are more than up to the job!

5 Don't Miss Podcasts About Open Source
Podcasts are one of the best ways to stay up-to-date, and if you're not following these five programs, you're definitely missing out.

8 Easy Ways to Find Raspberry Pi Project Ideas
Not sure what to do with your Raspberry Pi board? We've got 8 great resources for project ideas and tutorials galore.

Following Open Source on Pinterest
If you're trying to stay up-to-date with open source and you're a Pinterest user, we've found some interesting boards for you to follow. The service is, after all, built on open source technology!

Sharing To-Do Lists with Astrid
Nobody really enjoys doing chores, so why not make to-do lists work with you for a change. Whether you're on Android, iOS, or your desktop, shared task lists can save you a lot of time and headaches...and Astrid makes these easy to create.

4 Free and Open Source Alternatives to PowerPoint
Tired of creating (or watching) the same old presentations? Try one of these tools for a change.

Review - Secret Maryo Chronicles
Before you write it off as just another Super Mario Bros. clone, give Secret Maryo Chronicles a chance. With some unique twists and turns, it's definitely worth a play.

Create Your Own Custom Fonts with Glyphyr
Want to try your hand at designing a new font? Check out this free tool and discover all the fun!

Have an Open Source Project on GitHub? Get a Free Website!
Open source developers are constantly donating their time and skills to the community ... and now the community wants to give back. With a free website.

Review - Super Tux
A staple of Linux gaming, this free and very fun re-imagining of Super Mario Bros. is also available for Microsoft Windows, OS X and much, much more.

Review - Replica Island
It's a mean, green, Android machine and you can play it for free on your mobile device. Review of Replica Island.

Open Source Conferences: 2015
Do you work with open source technologies? Is your computer full of free and open software? If so, you might want to check out these 2015 conferences.

3 More Free and Open Source Alternatives to Adobe Acrobat
Making a PDF file or form shouldn't be a mystery -- all you need is the right piece of (free!) software and you're good to go!

3 Open Source Alternatives to Adobe Acrobat
Trying to figure out how to make a PDF file? Or maybe you're looking for an alternative to Acrobat? These open source solutions could do the trick!

8 Ways to Get Fit with Open Source
Open source exercises and exercising better with open source are two different things. Check out this list of eight ways to use free and open source software to get in shape and stay fit.

Open Source Software Reviews, Tips, How-Tos
We deliver expert tutorials, reviews, and advice on free and open source software and hardware and its impact on the world.

3 Web-Based Time Trackers Worth Your ... Time
Tired of tackling time sheets every month? Do you feel your stomach sink when you realize that it's billing day? You need a new time tracker.

What Do You Do With Source Code?
You just downloaded the source code to a great open source project, but now what do you do? Find out how to turn static source files into running programs.

6 Open Source Software Projects of (Musical) Notation
Interested in writing music? These open source (and free) programs could make it easier than ever.

Open Source Programming Lessons for Everyone
No matter what your individual learning style is, if your goal is to learn opensource programming techniques, there's a class, video, or tutorial out there that's right for you.

5 Ways to Make the Most of Grive and Google Drive
Google Drive can do a lot on its own, but with a little help from the free and open source Grive application, it can do some really unique and unusual things.

Harvest Today but Plan for Tomorrow
Trying to meld your love of open source with your love of nature? These projects can help you earn double karma points.

Why Do People Contribute to Open Source Projects?
Ever wonder why some people are willing to do so much for free? Find out why people contribute to open source projects.

GIMP vs. Adobe Photoshop: An Unbiased Comparison
Can two popular software packages be compared without starting a flame war? In GIMP Magazine Issue 3, I think the answer is yes.

How to Create a Multi-Column Layout in LibreOffice
Easily create multi-column page layouts with LibreOffice.

Halloween Costume Ideas For the Geek-at-Heart
Going to a tech-themed Halloween party? Want to earn a few geek points? Dress up as one of these open source heroes.

Following Open Source on Google+
Let the open source world come to you with Google Plus. Check out our list of people, organizations, magazines, and news sources that you should follow on Google Plus, and you'll impress all your friends with your open source knowledge.

Frightfully Free Fonts
Trying to make something feel a little creepy? These open source fonts could do the trick.

10 Halloween-Themed Desktop Backgrounds
Do you get a secret thrill from all the ghosts and goblins of Halloween? Why not get your desktop in on the action with these free backgrounds.

How to Learn About Open Source Software
Whether you're a novice or a seasoned professional, there are lots of ways to learn about open source software. And some may even be a bit surprising!

10 Fall-Themed Desktop Backgrounds
Whether you can't wait for fall or you're just trying to get in the mood for autumn, these free desktop backgrounds will help set the stage.

3 Advanced Open Source Projects for Home Security
If you're tired of the same old Raspberry Pi projects, it's time to get serious and take your maker skills to the next level.

5 Ways to Make Money with Open Source Hardware
You probably already know how to make money with open source software, but do you know how to make money with open source hardware? It's easy to get started. Find out how.

Open Source Hardware for Hobbyists
If you're interested in electronics as a hobby, there's no better place to start than Open Source Hardware (OSHW). From Arduino to BeagleBoard and everything in-between, this is your guide to hacking at home.

Open Source Ecology
DIYers often like to get their hands dirty, but the Open Source Ecology project takes that a bit more literally than most.

Learn to Play the Piano Without Paying a Cent
Thinking about learning how to play the piano? Looking for a way to do it on the cheap? These four tools can help.

10 Desktop Backgrounds Featuring Insects and Spiders
If you're looking to give your computer a little character (and I mean

5 Tips for Joining an Open Source Hardware Project
It's great that you want to lend a hand to an open source hardware project, but do you know how to do it in a way that's actually helpful? Before you sign up to participate, be sure to check out these tips!

5 Must-Dos When Contributing Code to Open Source
There's more to contributing to free and open source software as a programmer than just writing code. Find out if you have what it takes to offer something meaningful.

The Dos and Don'ts of Open Source
This open source cheetsheat for beginners tells you everything you need to know about open source software and technologies no matter how little time you have.

5 Essentials of Raspberry Pi
Think you're ready for Raspberry Pi? Make sure you know these 5 essentials before you get started ... they could save you time and frustration!

The Basics
If you're completely new to the open source way of doing things or you'd like to learn bit more about open source software and hardware, this is the perfect starting point.

How Do You Start an Open Source Software Project?
If you feel ready to start your own open source project, follow these simple suggestions to make sure it takes off on the right foot.

5 Top Sites for "Free" Clip Art
Looking for some free clip art? Tired of flipping through images that you can't use? Check out these five options.

3 Free Weather Apps for Your Android Phone
Your phone goes everywhere with you, so why not have a weather app installed that you can trust?

Gramps: Free Software to Grow Your Family Tree
Need full-featured genealogical software that won't cost you an arm and a leg? Look no further than the free and open source Gramps project for Linux, Microsoft Windows, and OS X.

Open Source Glossary - Integrated Development Environment (IDE)
Integrated Development Environment (IDE) defined.

Open Source Glossary - Open Source Software (OSS)
Open Source Software (OSS) defined.

FreeBSD License (aka Simplified BSD License)
Most recent version of the open source BSD license agreement.

Gifts for the Open Source Women in Your Life - iNecklace
More women are getting involved in the open source community, which means that you might be faced with finding the right open source present for one of them some day. But don't worry -- we have some cool ideas that are sure to surprise and amaze!

Gifts for the Open Source Women in Your Life
More women are getting involved in the open source community, which means that you might be faced with finding the right open source present for one of them some day. But don't worry -- we have some cool ideas that are sure to surprise and amaze!

Gifts for the Open Source Women in Your Life - Less Than Three Heart Ring
More women are getting involved in the open source community, which means that you might be faced with finding the right open source present for one of them some day. But don't worry -- we have some cool ideas that are sure to surprise and amaze!

Gifts for the Open Source Women in Your Life - Creative Commons Buttons
More women are getting involved in the open source community, which means that you might be faced with finding the right open source present for one of them some day. But don't worry -- we have some cool ideas that are sure to surprise and amaze!

Gifts for the Open Source Women in Your Life - Linux Gets It Done Print
More women are getting involved in the open source community, which means that you might be faced with finding the right open source present for one of them some day. But don't worry -- we have some cool ideas that are sure to surprise and amaze!

Gifts for the Open Source Women in Your Life - Arduino Logo Sterling Silver Pendant
More women are getting involved in the open source community, which means that you might be faced with finding the right open source present for one of them some day. But don't worry -- we have some cool ideas that are sure to surprise and amaze!

Gifts for the Open Source Women in Your Life - Minty Boost
More women are getting involved in the open source community, which means that you might be faced with finding the right open source present for one of them some day. But don't worry -- we have some cool ideas that are sure to surprise and amaze!

Gifts for the Open Source Women in Your Life - Cory Doctorow Open Source Print
More women are getting involved in the open source community, which means that you might be faced with finding the right open source present for one of them some day. But don't worry -- we have some cool ideas that are sure to surprise and amaze!

Gifts for the Open Source Women in Your Life - FLORA
More women are getting involved in the open source community, which means that you might be faced with finding the right open source present for one of them some day. But don't worry -- we have some cool ideas that are sure to surprise and amaze!

Gifts for the Open Source Women in Your Life - Binary Code Bowl
More women are getting involved in the open source community, which means that you might be faced with finding the right open source present for one of them some day. But don't worry -- we have some cool ideas that are sure to surprise and amaze!

Gifts for the Open Source Women in Your Life - maKey maKey
More women are getting involved in the open source community, which means that you might be faced with finding the right open source present for one of them some day. But don't worry -- we have some cool ideas that are sure to surprise and amaze!

Open Source Glossary - Free Software
Free software defined. Open Source.

Open Source Glossary - Free/Libre/Open Source Software (FLOSS)
Free/Libre/Open Source Software (FLOSS) defined.

MIT License
Full text of MIT license. Open Source.

GNU LGPL (Lesser General Public License) 3
GNU LGPL (Lesser General Public License) 3

3 Ways to Finally Get Your Business Organized
If your work day is stressful, disorganized, and chaotic, these open source tools could give you a whole new outlook on life.

Open Source Christmas Music
Looking for some free Christmas music? How about music that's both free of cost and free of restrictions? Open source Christmas music!

Open Source Glossary - End-User License Agreement (EULA)
End-User License Agreement (EULA) defined.

Apache License 2.0
Full text of Apache License 2.0. Open Source.

Corporate Business Themes for WordPress
If you're looking for a cheap alternative to a custom-designed website for your company, these WordPress themes might be exactly what you need.

Open Source Glossary - SIL Open Font License (OFL)
SIL Open Font License (OFL) defined.

Open Source Glossary - Free and Open Source Software (FOSS)
Free and Open Source Software (FOSS) defined.

A Guide to Open Source Digital Photography
Need inspiration? Software? Anything else to take your digital photography to the next level?

Free Card and Board Games for Android
If you love card and board games, free and open source software, and have an Android-powered device, this list of apps is sure to a bring a smile to your face.

Clean Up Your Act - HowTo Run BleachBit
Everyone has unneeded files on their computer, but not everyone knows where to look for them. BleachBit can help you sort through the mess ... and here's how to set it up.

Clean Up Your Act - HowTo Run BleachBit - Step 2
Everyone has unneeded files on their computer, but not everyone knows where to look for them. BleachBit can help you sort through the mess ... and here's how to set it up.

Clean Up Your Act - HowTo Run BleachBit - Step 3
Everyone has unneeded files on their computer, but not everyone knows where to look for them. BleachBit can help you sort through the mess ... and here's how to set it up.

Clean Up Your Act - HowTo Run BleachBit - Step 1
Everyone has unneeded files on their computer, but not everyone knows where to look for them. BleachBit can help you sort through the mess ... and here's how to set it up.

Clean Up Your Act - HowTo Run BleachBit - Step 4
Everyone has unneeded files on their computer, but not everyone knows where to look for them. BleachBit can help you sort through the mess ... and here's how to set it up.

Can You Sell Open Source Software?
Looking to make a little money off of your or somebody else's work? Here's what you need to know before you start trying to sell open source software.

Following Open Source on Twitter
Just getting into open source or looking for some new open source people, organizations, or news sources to follow? Check out our list of personalities, communities, and media groups to follow on Twitter and you'll stay up-to-date and maybe even find a fun DIY project to work on along the way.

Know When You've Had Too Much to Drink with the Droidalyzer
If you've ever wondered whether you've passed your alcohol limit for the night, why not get your own Droidalyzer and find out when it's time to call that designated driver.

Is the World Wide Web Open Source?
The World Wide Web runs on open source software, but is that enough to make individual websites and web applications open source? Is the Web, itself, open source?

How to Send Emails from Your Website
If you want to be a web developer, you've gotta know how to send emails from your website. With open source programming languages and mail servers, this couldn't be easier.

How to Install an Open Source Font
Tired of using the same old fonts over and over but not sure how to add new ones? Here are some step-by-step instructions that show just how easy it is.

Cool Logos for Open Source Projects
Need a little logo inspiration or searching for a well-designed open source project? Look no further.

Cool Logos for Open Source Projects - GitHub
Need a little logo inspiration or searching for a well-designed open source project? Look no further.

Cool Logos for Open Source Projects - Google Chromium
Need a little logo inspiration or searching for a well-designed open source project? Look no further.

Cool Logos for Open Source Projects - Mozilla Firefox
Need a little logo inspiration or searching for a well-designed open source project? Look no further.

Cool Logos for Open Source Projects - The Perl Foundation
Need a little logo inspiration or searching for a well-designed open source project? Look no further.

Cool Logos for Open Source Projects - Plone
Need a little logo inspiration or searching for a well-designed open source project? Look no further.

Cool Logos for Open Source Projects - TurtleBot
Need a little logo inspiration or searching for a well-designed open source project? Look no further.

Cool Logos for Open Source Projects - Ubuntu
Need a little logo inspiration or searching for a well-designed open source project? Look no further.

Cool Logos for Open Source Projects - WordPress
Need a little logo inspiration or searching for a well-designed open source project? Look no further.

Non-Techies Can Contribute to the Open Source Community
Not everyone involved in open source is a programmer or designer -- non-techies can join in on the fun, too. But if you're not sure where to start or what you can do, be sure to check out our list of ways you can contribute to the cause.

3 First-Rate Foundations for Making Movies
Tired of your clunky video editor? Looking for something new? Check out these three free, open source video editing programs.

The Top 10 Myths about Open Source
Stop spreading lies! Think you know about open source? Make sure you're not just confused by the top 10 myths.

GLtron - 5 Free and Open Source Games for Windows
If you think free and open source games are only for Linux or not very fun, think again. Here are 5 free and open source video games you should be playing on Microsoft Windows right now.

5 Free and Open Source Games for Windows
If you think free and open source games are only for Linux or not very fun, think again. Here are 5 free and open source video games you should be playing on Microsoft Windows right now.

0 A.D. - 5 Free and Open Source Games for Windows
If you think free and open source games are only for Linux or not very fun, think again. Here are 5 free and open source video games you should be playing on Microsoft Windows right now.

Kobo Deluxe - 5 Free and Open Source Games for Windows
If you think free and open source games are only for Linux or not very fun, think again. Here are 5 free and open source video games you should be playing on Microsoft Windows right now.

Neverball - 5 Free and Open Source Games for Windows
If you think free and open source games are only for Linux or not very fun, think again. Here are 5 free and open source video games you should be playing on Microsoft Windows right now.

Pingus - 5 Free and Open Source Games for Windows
If you think free and open source games are only for Linux or not very fun, think again. Here are 5 free and open source video games you should be playing on Microsoft Windows right now.

Designers Can Contribute to the Open Source Community
Are you a graphic designer interested in contributing to an open source project? Here are some resources to help you get started.

Take Repairs Into Your Own Hands with the iFixit App
An overview and review of iFixit's open source app, which provides free repair manuals and guides for phones, tablets, computers, laptops, household appliances, and even cars.

Learning Made Easier with the Moodle Course Management System
The free and open source Moodle Course Management System gives instructors a digital teaching assistant who's ready to assist the teacher, students, and administration.

Learn About the Night Sky with Stellarium
In this review of the open source planetarium software Stellarium, find out how to turn your Linux, Microsoft Windows, or OS X computer into the ultimate star-gazing virtual environment.

How to Download, Install, and Unintall Firefox Extensions
Not sure to how install or uninstall a Firefox Extension? Here are some step-by-step instructions for Linux, Microsoft Windows, and OS X users.

Open Source Glossary - Source Code
Source code defined. Open Source.

Review: Collabtive Project Management Software
If you're looking for free, web-based, project management software, this review will help you decide if the open source Collabtive project is the right solution.

Open Source Tools for Game Creation
Have you ever wanted to make your own video games? With the right tools, even beginners can get in the game!

Best Ways to be Entertained with Open Source
Think open source is only good for serious stuff? Think again! From books and music to games and beer, find out how to have fun with open source.

Finding Truly Free Music on Jamendo
The Jamendo music service is filled with tons of free music distributed under Creative Commons licenses, but be careful, not all licenses grant the same liberties! Learn how to find the least restrictive tracks here.

5 Open Source Must-Reads
5 must-read books to learn free and open source software's key people, events, and ideas.

A Guide to Open Source Hardware
The open source hardware movement is doing for devices what open source software did for programming. If you haven't already joined in, our guide will show you how.

Manage Your Expenses with dsBudget
Are you tired of finding your wallet empty at the end of every month? Finally figure out where it's all going with dsBudget.

Stay Connected with Open Source Instant Messaging
Looking for an open source Instant Messaging program? Check these out.

8 Easy Ways to Find Open Source Software
From office and productivity to games and programming libraries, these websites will have you using and contributing to free and open source software in no time.

Edit Your Code with Adobe's Open Source Brackets Editor
If you're building for the web, this code editor has some features designed just for you.

10 Open Source Audio Tracks to De-Stress
Feeling overwhelmed by it all? Here are 10 free music albums that will help you relax, unwind, and de-stress right now!

Open Source Explained
Open source is a software development method, a legal issue, and a philosophy. Its spirit has spread beyond programming and has traveled the globe. But if you find yourself a little confused about the details, this explanation should make it much clearer.

QupZilla in Depth
Think you know all there is to know about open source web browsers? If you haven't seen QupZilla, then you're missing out. Read the full review here.

Manage Your E-book Collection with Calibre
As e-books and readers grow in popularity, many people are left struggling with how to manage their growing digital libraries. The free and open source Calibre application provides one way to manage many e-book formats across multiple devices.

Get Involved in Open Source - Bring Your Skills to Open Source Development
How to become involved in contributing code or documentation to open source projects

What is an Open Source License
The legal rights included in different types of open source licenses

5 Ways to Add Parallax to Your Site with jQuery
Do you feel like your website lacks depth? Add some parallax!

Use Open Source Programming Skills for Non-Profits
If you're an open source programmer with a little extra time and a desire to volunteer, check out our list of resources and find a non-profit project or organization to work with.

Use Amazon SES to Send Email from WordPress
Having problems sending emails through WordPress on Amazon SES? There could be a simple solution.

Organizing Your Kitchen Recipes with Open Source
Tired of sifting through an endless pile of paper-based recipes? Digitize them!

How to Change the Default Browser in Thunderbird
Is Thunderbird using the wrong web browser to open links in your emails? Find out how to change the web browser Thunderbird uses when opening links.

Ten Open-Source Digital Photography Applications
A list of 10 open source applications that run on Linux, Microsoft Windows, and OS X that will help you improve your digital photography.

How to Kill Zombie and Runaway Processes in Linux
If you're more of a visual learner than a text-based one, these videos are just what you need to learn how to free your computer from zombie and runaway processes in Linux.

Raspberry Pi Projects for Pet Lovers
What's there not to love about your pet? Don't they deserve the best of everything? Of course they do! Now build them something with Raspberry Pi.

3 Free and Open Source Alternatives to Quicken
Every business owner has to keep track of clients and finances, but it doesn't have to be a chore. These free options can make it a bit easier.

3 More Free and Open Source Alternatives to Quicken
Looking for a new way to manage (and track) your company's finances? Check out these free options.

Secure Your Android: How To Turn NFC Off
Near field communication (NFC) is a technology that lets your smartphone transmit data wirelessly -- it's also a potential security vulnerability. Find out how to secure your Android-based phone in this tutorial.

Securing Android - HowTo Turn NFC Off - Step 1
Near field communication (NFC) is a technology that lets your smartphone transmit data wirelessly -- it's also a potential security vulnerability. Find out how to secure your Android-based phone in this tutorial.

Securing Android - HowTo Turn NFC Off - Step 2
Near field communication (NFC) is a technology that lets your smartphone transmit data wirelessly -- it's also a potential security vulnerability. Find out how to secure your Android-based phone in this tutorial.

Securing Android - HowTo Turn NFC Off - Step 3
Near field communication (NFC) is a technology that lets your smartphone transmit data wirelessly -- it's also a potential security vulnerability. Find out how to secure your Android-based phone in this tutorial.

Securing Android - HowTo Turn NFC Off - Step 4
Near field communication (NFC) is a technology that lets your smartphone transmit data wirelessly -- it's also a potential security vulnerability. Find out how to secure your Android-based phone in this tutorial.

Securing Android - HowTo Turn NFC Off - Step 5
Near field communication (NFC) is a technology that lets your smartphone transmit data wirelessly -- it's also a potential security vulnerability. Find out how to secure your Android-based phone in this tutorial.

5 Open Source First-Person Shooters
First-person shooters are fun, but free and open source first-person shooters are even better! Here are some of the best, like Sauerbraten and Xonotic.

5 Open Source First-Person Shooters - Alien Arena
First-person shooters are fun, but free and open source first-person shooters are even better!

5 Open Source First-Person Shooters - Red Eclipse
First-person shooters are fun, but free and open source first-person shooters are even better!

5 Open Source First-Person Shooters - Sauerbraten
First-person shooters are fun, but free and open source first-person shooters are even better!

5 Open Source First-Person Shooters - Unvanquished
First-person shooters are fun, but free and open source first-person shooters are even better!

5 Open Source First-Person Shooters - Xonotic
First-person shooters are fun, but free and open source first-person shooters are even better!

5 Ways to Make Money With Open Source Software
5 Ways to Make Money With Open Source Software

Re-design Your House with the Click of a Mouse
With the right software, designing your dream home or remodeling your current one is a virtual snap!

How to Capture a Screencast Using VLC
Introduction to making a screencast using VLC

Capture a Screencast Using VLC - Download VLC
How to Download VLC. Open Source.

Capture a Screencast Using VLC - Launch VLC
Launch VLC and select the menu

Capture a Screencast Using VLC - Select Destination File
Select a destination file. Open Source.

Capture a Screencast Using VLC - Start Recording
Start recording the screencast. Open Source.

Capture a Screencast Using VLC - Using the Command-Line
Setup Screen Capture Using the Command-Line

Capture a Screencast Using VLC - Edit Your Screencast
How to Edit Your Screencast. Open Source.

Technologies for Better Birding
The best birders know all the tricks of the trade ... including which technologies to use and which to avoid. Discover the secrets that will take your birdwatching to the next level.

Write Your Own Open Source Web Server with Node.js
Use the open source Node.js platform and four simple lines of JavaScript code to create your own basic web server.

6 Free Puzzle Games for Android
Trying to improve your concentration? Do you fancy yourself a detective? Maybe you just love puzzles? These free Android games will keep you occupied.

Tux Logos Worth Bookmarking
Looking for a high-quality, free, traditional, or quirky version of Tux for your next Linux project? Check these out.

10 Desktop Backgrounds Featuring Birds
Tired of being in the office? Ready to fly the coop? These free wallpapers might make you feel a little better.

Free "Gifts" for Scrabble Lovers
Are you addicted to crosswords? Does your Friday night usually involve a game of Scrabble? Then these free games, tools, and art are made just for you.

Where in the World is Open Source?
Open source development can (and does) happen all over the globe, but here in the U.S., there are some central hubs worth knowing about.

Hair Salon Themes for WordPress
When style is your business, you need to make sure that your corporate branding is modern and up-to-date ... and these WordPress themes can help.

Spa Themes for WordPress
Getting ready to open a spa or just trying to update your current brand? These WordPress themes can make the website task much easier to accomplish.

5 Web Browsers You Should Try
Think you know all the open source web browsers? Think again! We've got five that we'd bet you don't know but probably should.

6 Halloween Decorations You Can Build Yourself
Looking for Halloween ideas? Like DIY? Love Tech? These are for you.

6 Arduino-Based Halloween Costumes
If you're determined to have the best costume on the block this year, these six ideas will have you one step ahead of everyone else.

Create Your Own Custom Linux Commands
Learn how to create custom shell commands in Linux without any programming required.

The "Creative Capital" is big on open source
This biggest city in the smallest state is bursting with open source projects, contributors, and organizations.

Free Geek Providence
This biggest city in the smallest state is bursting with open source projects, contributors, and organizations. Page 4.

Lullabot
This biggest city in the smallest state is bursting with open source projects, contributors, and organizations. Page 6.

AS220
This biggest city in the smallest state is bursting with open source projects, contributors, and organizations. Page 2.

City of Providence Open Data Portal
This biggest city in the smallest state is bursting with open source projects, contributors, and organizations. Page 3.

The Hub
This biggest city in the smallest state is bursting with open source projects, contributors, and organizations. Page 5.

Red Hat
You probably already know that Red Hat is based out of Raleigh, NC, but this hotbed of open source is home to many other contributors as well! Page 6.

Two Toasters
You probably already know that Red Hat is based out of Raleigh, NC, but this hotbed of open source is home to many other contributors as well! Page 7.

Open Source Geospatial Laboratory
You probably already know that Red Hat is based out of Raleigh, NC, but this hotbed of open source is home to many other contributors as well! Page 5.

Coursefork
You probably already know that Red Hat is based out of Raleigh, NC, but this hotbed of open source is home to many other contributors as well! Page 3.

opensource.com
You probably already know that Red Hat is based out of Raleigh, NC, but this hotbed of open source is home to many other contributors as well! Page 4.

Adzerk
You probably already know that Red Hat is based out of Raleigh, NC, but this hotbed of open source is home to many other contributors as well! Page 2.

North Carolina knows its open source!
You probably already know that Red Hat is based out of Raleigh, NC, but this hotbed of open source is home to many other contributors as well!

Sumatra PDF 1.8 Review
Review of open source Sumatra PDF 1.8 for Windows

Hardware
Ready to dive into hardware hacking and the maker revolution, but you're not sure where to start? Our guide to open source hardware is sure to bring out the inner mad scientist in anyone.

Book Review: Blender Master Class
Ever thought you'd like to make 3D models but you weren't sure where to start? Ben Simonds' Blender Master Class has everything you need to get up and running with open source software in no time.

Keep Your Story Straight with Storybook
If you're in the middle of a novel and you find yourself surrounded by piles of notes and plot confusion, Storybook may be able to help clear the clutter.

Open Source Hardware
From hardware hackers to gearheads, these projects are all about creating physical objects that others can use change, re-make, and distribute however they see fit.

Developer Tools
The tools you need to create, modify, and contribute to open source software projects.

Principles and Philosophies
Topics related to the principles and philosophy behind open source projects.

Exercise and Fitness
Open source software wants you to be healthy by staying physically fit.

Open Source Licenses
Collection of open source license texts.

Open source database servers
Open source database servers

Official License Texts
Text copies of official open source license agreements

Open source mail servers
Open source mail servers

Open source Web apps
Open source Web apps

Web Servers
Open source Web servers

Commercial Open Source
Applications and topics related to non-free, commercial open source software.