Open Source generically, refers to a program in which the source code is free available for the general public to use and/or modification from its original design, and the code is typically created as a collaborative effort in which programmers improve upon the code and share the changes within the community.

Open Source

The 8 Cool Raspberry Pi Operating Systems/Projects for Beginners

At IDR Solutions we spend a lot of our time developing our Java PDF Library and PDF to HTML5 Converter. Recently we have been getting involved in...
Alex Marshall
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Top 8 IDEs for Programmers, Coders and Beginners on…

At IDR Solutions we spend a lot of our time developing JPedal (our Java PDF Library), JDeli (our Java Image Library) and BuildVu (our PDF...
Alex Marshall
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The merits of Open Source vs Closed Source (Proprietary)…

At IDR Solutions we are big fans of Open Source Software and use it in our day-to-day lives a lot along with a variety...
Alex Marshall
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Remotely deploy projects to the Raspberry Pi using NetBeans…

The Raspberry Pi is not a very powerful device, however as it is so flexible, it is a very useful machine to have to...
Richard Bound
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The 15 most useful Open Source Software for work…

At IDR Solutions we are big fans of Open Source Software. Being a big fan of it myself and a frequent user of it, I...
Alex Marshall
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