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The Trac Project. Ohloh, the open source network. Slightly skeptical) Open Source Software Educational Society. Main Page - Free Open Source Software. 100+ awesome free and open source applications - Software - Posted on Tuesday 27th of September 2011 at 13:05 in SoftwareIt has always amazed me quite how many incredible, varied and useful applications are available for free on the Internet.

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Guide Logiciels Libres, guide Open Source — : guide Logiciels Libres, guide Open Source. Antepedia. Find, Create, and Publish Open Source software for free. Producing Open Source Software. Programming problems and Competitions. Hackreward. THE OPEN SOURCE EVERYTHING MANIFESTO – Transparency, Truth, & Trust . . . the meme, the mind-set, and the method. Open Source Software - Find, Evaluate, Collaborate - OStatic.

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Open Source Everything. Open Hardware. Framasoft - Logiciels libres. Le Logiciel Libre : découvrir, télécharger des logiciels libres. Find Open Source Alternatives to commercial software. Tracking the Open Source Revolution. The 2013 Future of Open Source Survey Results. 67 Open Source Replacements for Really Expensive Applications.

Why spend thousands or even hundreds or thousands of dollars on a closed source application when you can get a comparable open source app for free?

67 Open Source Replacements for Really Expensive Applications

Even if you need commercial support, many open source programs now offer paid support that costs much less than the alternatives. For this list, we looked for quality, open source alternatives to software that has a reputation for being expensive. Whenever possible, we included MSRPs for the expensive software, though in some cases, the pricing scheme is so complicated that it's nearly impossible to pin down. We published a similar list last year, and we've updated and expanded the list for 2011. If you have suggestions for next year's list, feel free to note them in the comments section below. Accounting 1. 2. 3. 4. Audio Recording/Editing. Promouvoir et défendre le logiciel libre.

WinLibre - Logiciels libres et gratuits pour Windows. 15+ Awesome Open Source Graphics Software List. Cenon – Cenon is a graphical tool of a special kind.

15+ Awesome Open Source Graphics Software List

Build upon a modular graphical core, Cenon offers a wide variety of possibilities and applications. The best of all, the Cenon core is free software, available with full source codes, and at home on many computer platforms. It is capable of doing Desktop publishing, vector graphic transformation etc. Dia – Dia is roughly inspired by the commercial Windows program ‘Visio’, though more geared towards informal diagrams for casual use. It can be used to draw many different kinds of diagrams. GimpShop – GIMPshop is a modification of the free/open source GNU Image Manipulation Program (GIMP), intended to replicate the feel of Adobe Photoshop. Hugin – It is an easy to use cross-platform panoramic imaging toolchain based on Panorama Tools. Inkscape – An Open Source vector graphics editor, with capabilities similar to Illustrator, CorelDraw, or Xara X, using the W3C standard Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) file format.

Smile - Premier intégrateur de solutions open source. Where Open Source Multiplies. Open Source Software Distribution for Mac OS X. Open Source Software Directory. Ubuntu. Le Libriste : Actualités Ubuntu 12.04 ls precise pangolin et Android.

Ubuntu Linux News, Apps and Reviews. Index. Welcome to the DARPA Open Catalog, which contains a curated list of DARPA-sponsored software and peer-reviewed publications.


DARPA sponsors fundamental and applied research in a variety of areas including data science, cyber, anomaly detection, etc., which may lead to experimental results and reusable technology designed to benefit multiple government domains. The DARPA Open Catalog organizes publicly releasable material from DARPA programs. DARPA has an open strategy to help increase the impact of government investments. DARPA is interested in building communities around government-funded software and research.

If the R&D community shows sufficient interest, DARPA will continue to make available information generated by DARPA programs, including software, publications, data, and experimental results. The table on this page lists the programs currently participating in the catalog. Program Manager: Dr. Report a problem: Guide Open Source : le référentiel des solutions open source professionnelles.

Ubuntu homepage. Open source. ListOfOpenSourcePrograms. List of free and open source software packages. EOS Directory. Introduction à l'Open Source et au logiciel libre. 741 manually selected sites about Open Source.

Bodycard 0228 - The Free and Open Productivity Suite. Home. Miro - Lecteur libre et gratuit de musique et de vidéos. The GNU Operating System. The Architecture of Open Source Applications. Coleman-Coding-Freedom.pdf. Open Source Delivers... Innovation! Linuxmint. The Best Linux Distros.

On this page you will find the best Linux distros for various purposes.

The Best Linux Distros

We've taken the effort to categorize them and picked only those we believe to be the best ones and which will most likely be useful to you. One of the most popular general-use distributions with one of the largest selections of software. Based on: Debian The most cutting-edge general-use distribution on a 6-month release cycle. It's cutting edge in two ways: new versions of software, and it uses new software before other distributions use them.

A stable, general-use distribution for everyone that excels in enterprise environments. openSUSE includes a few different defaults such as it's package manager and the KDE desktop environment. One of the most stable and best Linux distros in existence, with a large selection of software. A highly-customized distribution that includes many features out-of-the-box that other distributions do not, including codecs. An extremely minimal distro which you can build up yourself. Linux, BSD, and Other Operating System Screenshots. Linux. HowtoForge - Linux Howtos and Tutorials. Interactive map of Linux kernel. Anatomy of the Linux kernel. Given that the goal of this article is to introduce you to the Linux kernel and explore its architecture and major components, let's start with a short tour of Linux kernel history, then look at the Linux kernel architecture from 30,000 feet, and, finally, examine its major subsystems.

Anatomy of the Linux kernel

The Linux kernel is over six million lines of code, so this introduction is not exhaustive. Use the pointers to more content to dig in further. A short tour of Linux history While Linux is arguably the most popular open source operating system, its history is actually quite short considering the timeline of operating systems. In the early days of computing, programmers developed on the bare hardware in the hardware's language. In the 1960s, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and a host of companies developed an experimental operating system called Multics (or Multiplexed Information and Computing Service) for the GE-645. Figure 1. Back to top. Linux powers 91% of the worlds top supercomputers. With the biannual list of the top 500 supercomputers the world over released, the following screenshot of a graph showing the operating systems used in those 500 peta-flop crunching machines, and produced by the University of California Berkeley, makes for an impressive visual glance at Linux’s dominance in Super Computing.

Linux powers 91% of the worlds top supercomputers

Check it out in its full interactive form @ to get down and dirty with the stats behind it. March of the Penguin: Ars looks back at 20 years of Linux. The Linux kernel was originally created by Linus Torvalds, a Finnish computer science student, and first announced to the world on August 25, 1991—exactly 20 years ago today.

March of the Penguin: Ars looks back at 20 years of Linux

At the time, Torvalds described his work as a "hobby" and contended that it would not be "big and professional" like the GNU project. But the Linux kernel turned out to be one of the most significant pieces of open source software ever developed. Over the past two decades, it has grown from a humble hobby project into a global phenomenon that runs on everything from low-cost e-book readers to a majority of the world's supercomputers. Here's how it grew. From Freax to Linux. Interactive map of GNU/Linux OS and FOSS.