Smithsonian Scientists Reconstruct the Hope Diamond As it Appeared in the 17th Century

October 20, 2017 A team of scientists from the Smithsonian and the Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle in Paris has reconstructed the original Tavernier and French Blue diamonds, the stones from which the Hope Diamond was fashioned. The replicas are the result of a decade-long research project conducted by the Smithsonian’s …

“Community Choice” Project of the Month Vote – December 2017

The vote for December 2017 Community Choice SourceForge Project of the Month is now available, and will run until November 15, 2017 12:00 UTC. To cast your vote, please visit the link above. Votes left in the comments section of this blog post will not be counted. digiCamControl digiCamControl is …

How to align your team around microservices

Microservices have been a focus across the open source world for several years now. Although open source technologies such as Docker, Kubernetes, Prometheus, and Swarm make it easier than ever for organizations to adopt microservice architectures, getting your team on the same page about microservices remains a difficult challenge. read …

Flint OS, an operating system for a cloud-first world

Given the power of today’s browser platform technology and web frontend performance, it’s not surprising that most things we want to do with the internet can be accomplished through a single browser window. We are stepping into an era where installable apps will become history, where all our applications and …