The most frequent question open hardware guru and author of Raspberry Pi Hacks, Ruth Suehle, gets asked is: Should I get an Arduino or a Raspberry Pi? In her latest article, she answers that question by telling us more about the differences between the two boards, and their similiarities, plus what... Read more
Having an infrastructure that's open source and maintained by the community has many benefits. In this guide, Elizabeth Joseph details how and why it's a good idea to open it up.
In this quick but insightful interview with Kavit Munshi, an OpenStack Ambassador and on the OpenStack Board of Directors, speaks to the health of the OpenStack community, like their growth in India, and the single most important public service announcement (PSA) he'd give any user on the spot.
Fritzing is an open source application that allows users to create schematics by selecting parts from a large part library, connecting them, and laying them out on a virtual breadboard.
Nepal is the most recent example of a large-scale activation for Humanitarian OpenStreetMap.
I wasn't weird, but now I am. It's a challenge that I feel almost destined to have come up against. How one Linux noob is learning about open source.
Hello, open gaming fans! In this week's edition, we take a look at Arduboy, Lakka for retro games, a Google release, and more! Open gaming roundup: May 10 - 16, 2015
In this edition of the Top 5, we've got reading the FINE manual, Python for non-engineers, the meaning of openness, and more.
In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at the nine dollar computer, Snappy Ubuntu, the Robot Operating System, and more! Open source news: May 9 - 15, 2015
Opensource.com will publish a new article on the topic of open hardware as part of our Open Hardware series that runs from May 18 - 22.