Jeff Macharyas open source articles on Opensource.com A left-handed software user’s plea Can open source developers open up new opportunities for the left-handed population? Tinkering with OpenShot for video editing OpenShot is a great open source video editor for your simple project 2 open source Adobe InDesign scripts Many artists must use InDesign, a closed-source application, but they can use open source scripts to help them better use it to suit their needs… Open source in death and beyond Open source solutions for situations beyond the grave. Unleashed: Open source tech for pets and animals Learn about some of the open source projects and tools out there that help us keep, love, and improve the lives of animals. Lessons from a brief career in open source Follow Jeff’s in-direct trajectory of various career choices that led him to a brief career in open source. A look at 6 iconic open source brands Look to these six open source projects who are doing branding right for inspiration and guidance. Best of Opensource.com: Art and design As technology evolves, so do artists. Learn about top open source programs and tools Tools for writing the next best seller Want to write a book? Check out these eight great tools for starting and finishing your writing project. Star Trek: inspiring people and their tech since 1964 Star Trek has inspired fans, technologies, and careers ever since its creation in 1964 and debut in 1966. Expensive tools aren’t the only option for graphic design (and never were) Find out how one graphic designer was introduced to open source through an advertiser and never looked back, and we learn about 10 tools to use.