Arduino

An Arduino is an open hardware development board that can be used by tinkerers, hobbyists, and makers to design and build devices that interact with the real world. Read our collection of Arduino articles, and see our what is an Arduino resource page to learn more.

High-amp DC Motor Control Shield for Arduino

Gadgets and open hardware
The DC Motor Control Shield with XMC1202 for Arduino is a power controller for servos, motors, robotic actuators, and other items that need...Read more

Open hardware edition! Plus OpenStreetMap and more

Top 5 articles of the week on Opensource.com
This week, I talk about open hardware components and answer some important questions, plus OpenStreetMap in Nepal, and more. Subscribe to our YouTube...Read more

Rust 1.0.0, NASA Software Catalog, and more open source news

In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at the release of Rust 1.0.0, NASA's Software Catalog, and more! Open source...Read more

Arduino or a Raspberry Pi?

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...Read more

Should I get an Arduino or a Raspberry Pi?

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...Read more

Open hardware questions will get answered

Open hardware words in neon
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.Read more

5 DIY hardware platforms for physiological computing

Gadgets and open hardware
Physical computing has the Arduino and its successors and predecessors as stepping-stones, whereas physiological computing poses a set of challenges...Read more

Arduino Day Special: Getting started with RFID tags

The Adafruit PN532 controller shield helps read and write to RFID tags. It attaches to an Arduino board that provides the programming logic for...Read more