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Open Source Replacements for Expensive Applications

April 04, 2016 |

These open source apps can replace expensive content creation, accounting, business intelligence, CRM and ERP and other software.

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2016: The Year of the (Ubuntu) Linux desktop on Windows

March 31, 2016 |

For many it seemed like an April Fools joke that came early, but it's not, even though the very serious matter of intellectual property and patents isn't part of the discussion.

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Linux Foundation Advocates for a Big Tent to Improve Open Source

March 29, 2016 |

Jim Zemlin, Executive Director of the Linux Foundation lays out a plan in open up open-source.

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The Best Linux desktop Environment

March 28, 2016 |

Selecting the best Linux desktop may be a question of personal taste, but there are some key facts to weigh in your choice.

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Why I Wrote "Designing with LibreOffice"

March 24, 2016 |

An author reflects on the day of publication: Why write another LibreOffice guide if so much documentation already exists?

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Is Proprietary Software Holding Linux Back?

March 21, 2016 |

Even the most dedicated Linux user includes some proprietary apps into their desktop mix. Is there a way around this?

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Does Ubuntu Shipping with ZFS Threaten Linux?

March 14, 2016 |

Does the Linux kernel have legal protection? A technical decision could have large scale implications for open source.

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Black Duck Aims to Help Improve Open Source Code Visibility

March 10, 2016 |

VIDEO: Bill Ledingham, CTO of BlackDuck, discusses the risks and opportunities of open source software development.

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75 Open Source Mobile Tools

March 09, 2016 |

These open source mobile tools include mobile management solutions, mobile development tools, security and privacy solutions and mobile apps geared for business.

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Best Open Source Software for Windows 10

March 07, 2016 |

The best open source software for Windows 10, from audio-video to office productivity to desktop virtualization.

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KDE Makes the Desktop Practical Again

March 02, 2016 |

Other desktop environments can learn from KDE Plasma's options for changing icons.

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Top Open Source Creativity Apps

February 29, 2016 |

Download these open source apps for all manner of creative tasks, from video to graphic image editing.

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Does Linux Still Need Windows Support?

February 24, 2016 |

Not long ago, Windows was necessary to supplement Linux, but times change.

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50 Open Source Tools Tech Companies Love

February 24, 2016 |

Open source applications that technology firms use to manage their own IT infrastructure and develop their products.

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Is Linux Too Dumbed Down?

February 22, 2016 |

Some people claim that Linux is finally ready for the masses. Whether that's true is open to debate.

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7 Reasons Why Open Source Code is Better Than Proprietary

February 18, 2016 |

The nature and common practices in open source offer an unbeatable combination.

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Is PCLinuxOS Is the Best Rolling Release Distro?

February 15, 2016 |

Certainly many Linux users think that Arch is the best rolling release distro, yet there are reasons that PCLinuxOS earns that title.

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Open Source Desktop: Good News and Bad News

February 10, 2016 |

In at least one sense, open Source is dominant on the desktop. But is that a consolation prize for missing what matters?

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Long Term Support vs Rolling Linux Release

February 08, 2016 |

There are pros and cons to an LTS distro release yet they remain a solid option for a variety of reasons.

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LibreOffice Online Takes Another Step Forward

February 03, 2016 |

A quiet announcement has more importance than you might think, offering the potential for major movement forward for LibreOffice.

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