The real moochers: red republican-run states and greedy corporations

I see this image in my Facebook timeline today and I’m left incensed. Right-wingers love to perpetuate this notion that liberals are nothing but a bunch of lazy moochers and the reason right-wingers aren’t living the American dream. If only these right-wingers did their real homework, they might find themselves …

Folklife Festival Big Top Rises in D.C.

The circus is coming to the Smithsonian! The Big Top went up on the National Mall this week in preparation for the 2017 Smithsonian Folklife Festival featuring “Circus Arts,” June 29-July 4 and July 6-9. Click Folklife Festival to learn more! The post Folklife Festival Big Top Rises in D.C. appeared …

MarineGEO Field Campaign: Belize

Smithsonian’s MarineGEO (Marine Global Earth Observatory) conducts long-term research around the world on coastal marine ecosystems, including at their field station on Carrie Bow Cay in Belize. Every year, scientists from across the Smithsonian arrive at this small island for an intense two-week field campaign of monitoring and research. To …

Projects of the Week, June 26, 2017

Here are the featured projects for the week, which appear on the front page of SourceForge.net: antiX-Linux antiX is a fast, lightweight and easy to install linux live CD distribution based on Debian Testing for Intel-AMD x86 compatible systems. [ Download antiX-Linux ] Cyberfox Cyberfox is a Mozilla-based Internet browser …

18 open source translation tools to localize your project

Localization plays a central role in the ability to customize an open source project to suit the needs of users around the world. Besides coding, language translation is one of the main ways people around the world contribute to and engage with open source projects. There are tools specific to …