Where Open Hardware Is Today

Open source RISC-V processor on a SBC

From the open source RISC-V processor and Open Compute Project server designs to prosthetics and other items made with 3D printers, open source hardware is here to stay. […]

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Writing in Style With LibreOffice

Laptop running LibreOffice

Making the effort to learn to use the powerful style tools in LibreOffice Writer will save you time in the long run, while freeing you up to concentrate on your writing. […]

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The Two Solitudes of GNOME and KDE

Girl in solitude

The debate about whether KDE or GNOME is the better desktop environment for desktop Linux has been going on since before beginning of the 21st century. As with everything else in open source, it’s really all just a matter of choice and what works better for you. […]

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The Great GNU/Linux Division

gnu/linux

With or without the nod to GNU with the moniker GNU/Linux, desktop Linux is still the same under the hood. A rose is still a rose, as they say. […]

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The Demise of Google+ and the Case for FOSS

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Google’s failed social network is now just another empty storefront on the Boulevard of Abandoned Tech […]

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