Every Tuesday Buck Internet’s weekly Open Source Tuesday (OST) will showcase one open source project.
I will have information and links to their home, donate, and get involved pages.Thanks
VLC media player is a cross-platform free and open source software multimedia player by the non-profit VideoLAN project. It can play a wide variety of audio and video codecs and streaming sources. VLC is a free and open source cross-platform multimedia player and framework that plays most multimedia files as well as DVDs, Audio CDs, […]
Lubuntu is a free and open source lightweight official flavor of the Ubuntu desktop operating system. It originally had the LXDE desktop but as of 18.10 comes with the LXQT desktop. Lubuntu is a complete Operating System that ships the essential apps and services for daily use: office applications, PDF reader, image editor, music and […]
GNOME is a free and open source desktop environment for Linux and other Unix-like operating systems led by the non-profit GNOME Foundation. Its initial release was twenty years ago in spring 1999. Many Linux distributions have GNOME as a choice for their desktop. Fedora 29 ships with GNOME 3.3 and Ubuntu 18.04 LTS with a […]
Inkscape is a cross-platform free and open source vector graphics editor. It is used for a wide variety of uses including creating web graphics, icons, logos, diagrams, and other digital illustrations. The initial release was in 2005 and has a large international community supporting the project. It is often suggested as a replacement for the […]
OpenShot Video Editor is a cross-platform free and open source editor for videos. It is one of many FOSS (Free & Open Source Software) alternative video editors to the likes of Adobe Premiere Pro, iMovie, Windows Movie Maker, Final Cut Pro X, etc. OpenShot Video Editor to be an easy to use, quick to learn, […]
LibreOffice is a free and open source suite of office tools including a word processor, spreadsheet, presentation, drawing, and database. It is arguably the most recommended replacement for the Microsoft Office suite. LibreOffice is a fork of OpenOffice.org, and LibreOffice’s first stable release was in 2011. LibreOffice is a powerful and free office suite, used […]
Ubuntu is a free and open source Linux distro (distribution) which had its first release in 2004. It is based on Debian one of the earliest Linux operating systems, and is popular both as server and desktop. There are many distributions based on Ubuntu. It is scheduled for release every six months in April and […]
Thunderbird is a free and open-source email client available for Linux, Mac, and Windows. The Mozilla Foundation who are also the developers of the Firefox web browser released Thunderbird 1.0 in late 2004. Thunderbird is a free email application that’s easy to set up and customize – and it’s loaded with great features! Thunderbird […]
FreeBSD is a free and open-source Unix-like operating system whose objectives are features, speed, and stability. It has a variety of uses on different platforms, and a large community which maintains it. FreeBSD is an operating system used to power modern servers, desktops, and embedded platforms. A large community has continually developed it for more than thirty years. […]
GIMP is a free & open source vector-based image editing software available for Linux, Mac, & Windows. It is often compared to and suggested as an alternative to Adobe’s Photoshop program. GIMP – The Free & Open Source Image Editor GIMP is a cross-platform image editor available for GNU/Linux, OS X, Windows and more operating systems. It […]
KeePassXC is a modern feature-rich free and open-source password manager for Linux, macOS, and Windows. It uses the KeePass 2.x (.kdbx) password database format. KeePassXC is a community fork of KeePassX, a native cross-platform port of KeePass Password Safe, with the goal to extend and improve it with new features and bugfixes to provide a […]
Ubuntu MATE (pronounced MAH-teh) is a community developed, Ubuntu-based operating system featuring the MATE desktop. MATE is a fork of the Gnome 2 desktop. Ubuntu MATE is a stable, easy-to-use operating system with a configurable desktop environment. It is ideal for those who want the most out of their computers and prefer a traditional desktop […]
KDE Neon is using a rapidly updated software repository from KDE packaged on the stable foundation of the Ubuntu Long Term Support (LTS) release. KDE is a community making the best in end-user-ready software, but it can be hard to install the latest versions. We rely upon Linux distribution companies and communities to compile, package, and make our software available. […]
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