Top 5 articles of the week: May 27

Top 5: 'The Cathedral and The Bazaar' turns 19, an Arduino giveaway, and more

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Jen is out this week, but she'll be back June 3 with her usual top 5 video. In the meantime, here's a look at some of this week's best articles.

Top 5 articles of the week

We're giving away an Arduino starter kit!

We kicked off our open hardware series in style by announcing a SparkFun Inventor's Kit giveaway. Enter now for a chance to win!

What containers and unikernels can learn from Arduino and Raspberry Pi

Containers and unikernels share many similarities with the general purpose open hardware boards.

3 open source alternatives to AutoCAD

Are open source alternatives to AutoCAD a good fit for your needs? Read about several options and decide for yourself.

The Cathedral and the Bazaar turns 19

Did Eric Raymond's The Cathedral and the Bazaar accurately predict the future of software development? That's the wrong question, writes Bryan Behrenshausen.

Driving cars into the future with Linux

Don Watkins and Deb Nicholson take a look at how Linux and open source software are changing in-vehicle infotainment through GENIVI and the Automotive Grade Linux (AGL) workgroup.

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