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.
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.
The community is stepping up and getting involved, discussing various topics such as hardware projects and whether they actually qualify as open source hardware, as well as planning a meetup to work on improving the development of open source CAD programs. There is also great movement from the... Read more
This week I talk about why the K in KDE should still stand for "Kool", modern DevOps with Docker, and the future of open hardware. Subscribe to our YouTube channel to get our newest video uploads.
In this article, I'll share some ideas for how schools, libraries, and makerspaces can similarly expand access to open source hardware.
In the same way open source has spawned millions of careers and thousands of companies, imagine the opportunity with openness applied to products. It could potentially jumpstart a revolution in how we conceptualize, build, and share things and how we experiment and innovate to push the boundaries... Read more
In this week's Top 5, I talk about the future of password alternatives, open source tools for research, and the Internet of Things, and more. Subscribe to Opensourceway on YouTube channel to get our newest video uploads.
Jonathan LeBlanc of PayPal talks about what's wrong with the password and how we can replace it. This interview part of series for POSSCON 2015.
This week's article and video Top 5 covers a classroom full of handmade 3D printers, open source at Netflix, David Both on Linux, and more. Subscribe to our YouTube channel to get our newest video uploads.
In Michigan Tech's open source 3D printing course, students build their own 3D printers and use them to complete various class projects. The entire course—from hardware, software, firmware, and course materials—is free and open source.