2017’s open source project donations

Every new year I look back at the open source projects that are essential to my computing life and take a moment to thank them by donating a little bit of money toward their continued good works. Beyond that I think it’s just a nice thing to call out some projects that deserve a mentioning. Some even made it back for another year in a row!

Here are just some of the projects that I felt needed special mentioning this year:

Which open source software do you use on a daily basis? Have you also decided to donate to any open source projects this year?