Category: FOSS

Free and Open Source Software

Gnome vs KDE vs Unity Usability

Open source software is about constant change and innovation. This is true in every space it touches and no less on the desktop. Recent releases of Gnome & Unity have caused quite a stir among new and experienced users alike. Why all the fuss? I… Continue reading

Boinc! Do something good with your computer!

Do you want to help solve diseases, aid in scientific discovery of the universe or help elucidate the next major breakthrough in physics? Well, you can! Continue reading

FOSS Gaming survey closed – thanks to all

The FOSS Video Game survey is now closed. The prize winner has been notified and allotted the project prize to the Nexuiz team. Congrats Eron/Nexuiz and thank you to all who participated! The results summary are in my presentation on FOSS Gaming Free FUN! as… Continue reading

Are you a PC gamer? Survey now closed…

If you are a gamer, I am looking for your feedback with a short 10 minute survey. Open Source software has had a tremendous influence in nearly every area of computing – including the gaming space. The goal of this survey is to get a… Continue reading

WordPress team looking for feedback on features in 2.8

The WordPress team is looking for your input on prioritizing the focus of its development of the 2.8 release.  Having been a user/support since the beginning of time* – I can only say I am impressed with the project and will offer my continued support. … Continue reading

What is the future of Open Source?

Often over these last few years I have been getting into a consistent conversation with friends within the Free/Open Source movement regarding its trajectory.  What does the future hold for FOSS (Free and Open Source Software)?  Will become the dominant model for the software industry… Continue reading