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
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 free Raspberry Pi version of the game is the only one that comes with a programming interface, allowing players write code and manipulate the world around them. It's based on Minecraft Pocket Edition for Android, and a Python API is provided. It's bundled with Raspbian, the Pi's main supported... Read more
In this article, I'll share some ideas for how schools, libraries, and makerspaces can similarly expand access to open source hardware.
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.
In collaboration with UK Space and the European Space Agency, The Raspberry Pi Foundation is sending two Raspberry Pi computers into space. Children in UK schools will get the chance to write code to run their own applications in space.
Physical computing has the Arduino and its successors and predecessors as stepping-stones, whereas physiological computing poses a set of challenges that the DIY hardware community is tackling in novel and creative ways.
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A guide to installing and setting up Pi Musicbox to play all sorts of streaming services, like Spotify, TuneIn, and SoundCloud, and local sound files on a 'headless' Raspberry Pi.