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To celebrate our open hardware series—and to help keep you in the loop on all things open hardware—we've rounded up 21 makers, tinkerers, and open hardware enthusiasts to follow on Twitter. Want more? Check out @opensourceway's full open hardware list.
6 comments Posted 20 May 2015 by Alex Sanchez (Red Hat) Feed
The OpenOCD package is an extremely powerful addition to the open hardware toolbox. Its versatility means that just about anything that can wiggle pins is capable of becoming a hardware debugger, and the wide availability of commodity hardware means that these powerful tools are available to those... Read more
1 comment Posted 20 May 2015 by Sean Cross Feed
Raspberry Pi or Arduino?
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
7 comments Posted 19 May 2015 by Opensource.com (Red Hat) Feed
Raspberry Pi or Arduino?
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
19 comments Posted 19 May 2015 by Ruth Suehle (Red Hat) Feed
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.
0 comments Posted 19 May 2015 by Elizabeth K. Joseph Feed
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.
0 comments Posted 19 May 2015 by Jen Wike Huger (Red Hat) Feed
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.
4 comments Posted 18 May 2015 by Heiko W. Rupp (Red Hat) Feed
Nepal is the most recent example of a large-scale activation for Humanitarian OpenStreetMap.
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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.
13 comments Posted 18 May 2015 by Jen Wike Huger (Red Hat) Feed
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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
0 comments Posted 16 May 2015 by Robin Muilwijk Feed

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