Browsing articles tagged with " Open Source"

World is no more closed !

Most of the people confuse Open Source movement as something confined to the software and related areas, but in reality Open Source is not only the making of a license free software world, it’s beyond that. Let’s see how Open Source ideas are taken into fields other than computing and software. There are several Projects and Communities motivated by the Open Source ideology. Like Open Source Hardware and BlinkenLights Project. These things shows us how [...]


Web Content Management Systems

Content management systems are more popular these days, even those with little knowledge about Internet & Web making can create fully-fledged websites with the help of content management systems. This article intends to introduce some of the pioneer Open Source web content management systems. Web-content-management system (WCMS or Web CMS) is content management system (CMS) software, usually implemented as a Web application, for creating and managing HTML content. It is used to manage and control [...]


CVS : Concurrent Versions System

I started learning some courses using MIT Open CourseWare, some of the courses need to have softwares like Eclipse,CVS etc. Let’s see how to install a CVS Server in your Ubuntu Machine. Concurrent Versions System (CVS), is a free software revision control system. Version control system software keeps track of all work and all changes in a set of files, and allows several developers to collaborate. Install and Configure CVS Server You can install CVS [...]


Saving the Planet : An Open Source Way!

Today is Earth Day, (Earth day ,celebrated April 22, is a day designed to inspire awareness and appreciation for the Earth‘s environment). If we look at a broader scale of the global movement, we can see that the world is progressing towards a better position.Science and Technology helped us (and still helping us) improve a lot, but when we look at the nature and the destruction caused to it by humans, it is catastrophic. Several [...]