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Spring has sprung, and what better time could there be to learn something new?  Open source is a huge topic with a little something for everybody, so go on, jump right in!

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Gimp Paint Studio

If you're a painter or digital artist looking for some new tools, be sure to check out Gimp Paint Studio, a cool addon for the GIMP.

Get an Open Source Internship

Thinking about how to get some real-world experience with open source? How about an internship?

5 More Mysterious File Extensions Explained

Before you blindly click on that file you just downloaded from the Internet, make sure it's not going to wreak havoc on your computer.

5 Mysterious File Extensions Explained

Wondering if it's safe to download a strange sounding file? Not sure what to do with a .bz2, .gz, .tar, .deb, or .rpm file? Learn everything you need to know about these 5 mysterious file extensions.

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 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.

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.

BBQ Open Source Style

BBQs seem like a national pastime here in the U.S., but the next time you fire up the grill, why not add an extra cool factor to it?

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!

All Things Firefox

Looking for a better way to browse the web? With versions for any desktop or laptop computer as well as Android-based mobile devices, you owe it to yourself to take Firefox out for a spin.

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