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.

Top 5 articles of the week: Video editing for Linux, FOSS Andriod apps, and more

Top 5 articles of the week on Opensource.com
Welcome to the Opensource.com Top 5! Every week I bring you the best of what we've published this week. It's always five articles, about five most...Read more

Stop human trafficking, Arduinos in Antarctica, and more

In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at Arduinos in Antarctica, a new open source project to stop human trafficking...Read more

Best of open hardware in 2014

Gadgets and open hardware
In this recap, we look back at some of the biggest events in the open hardware community in 2014, including some highlights of the work of makers in...Read more

Oculus VR's mobile SDK, women in gaming, and more

Open gaming roundup with blue light and start button
Open gaming roundup: week of November 8 - 14, 2014. In this week's edition, we take a look at Gamebuino's Arduino console, Oculus VR's SDK for mobile...Read more

Open hardware sensor BITalino for cool projects

Open hardware words in neon
Smaller than a credit card, BITalino is a low-cost hardware and open source software toolkit, aligned with the DIY (do-it-yourself) movement. It...Read more

Arduinos, 3D printing, and more at Red Hat open hardware day

Opensource.com 3D printed coin
The Opensource.com team gathered in one of the large conference rooms at Red Hat tower in Raleigh on March 21 to make an open hardware day of it.Read more

Book of fun and easy electronics projects

Arduino open electronics
"When you go to a store and buy an electronic gizmo, does it ever occur to you that you could make one yourself? Or even that it would be FUN to make...Read more

Testing and tinkering with the Arduino Starter Pack

Arduino
Are you new to Arduino? Open hardware like the Arduino Starter Pack from Adafruit is a great way to start tinkering with this small computer board...Read more