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Teach Yourself to Code! Hacking Open-source?

Teach Yourself to Code! Hacking Open-source?


This Day in Tech History

Apple Retail Stores Revealed http://thisdayintechhistory.com/05/15/apple-retail-stores-revealed/

 

Deal of the Week!

iMac 24" @ 2.93 Ghz, 4GB RAM, 650 GB HDD w/ El Capitan OS = $160 https://bit.ly/2Gkm6X3

 

FreeGeek Announcements

 

How to:

Top 10 Ways to Teach Yourself to Code

https://lifehacker.com/top-10-ways-to-teach-yourself-to-code-1684250889

17 books for Linux and open source fans

https://opensource.com/article/18/5/list-books-Linux-open-source


News Links:

Mark O’Connell: five books to understand transhumanism

https://www.theguardian.com/books/2018/may/10/mark-oconnell-five-books-to-understand-transhumanism

Person with diabetes finds open source and builds her own medical device

https://opensource.com/article/18/5/dana-lewis-women-open-source-community-award-winner-2018

A look at open source image recognition technology

https://opensource.com/article/18/5/state-of-image-recognition


Ewaste News:

3 Ways to Fix E-Waste Regulationshttps://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/3-ways-to-fix-e-waste-reg_b_9687624.html
Some Computers Take A Horrible Journey After They’re ‘Recycled’

https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/recycle-computer-e-waste_us_57712f58e4b0f168323a0dd9

E-waste grew 8 percent in just 2 years. Just one-fifth was recycled.

http://www.ehn.org/how-much-e-waste-is-on-the-planet-2516616770.html


Videos and Programs:

Open source photography

https://pixls.us/

25 years of Linux in 5 minutes

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qFTIc5frqw8

 

Command of the Week

uniq
Used to remove duplicated lines from a list.
More on this command

 

Until next time!

- The FreeGeek Chicago Team