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Join the open source "do-it-yourself" movement with the innovative, useful, and fun projects described in this section.

robotic arm, DIY images

Five reasons hobbyists should take a look at RISC OS.
4 notable open source projects at local maker faire

Raspberry Pis, Arduino boards, and open source-powered projects are common at the annual Rochester...
The Aalto University Fablab, in Espoo, Finland

Finland's first fab lab offers a free space and resources for community members to explore, create...
10 things I learned about making LEGO bricks glow

Learn about the expected and unexpected problems with a DIY lighting project in this Lightning Talk...
6 open hardware projects for upgrading your home

We take a look at six open hardware projects designed to make home life easier (or, at the very...
A hands-on look at SparkFun's new Spectacle kit

SparkFun's new Spectacle kit was created with artists in mind.
How Linux and makerspaces can strengthen our social fabric

Learn how this makerspace is helping the community.
Lettuce farming field for Open Food Week

Take your backyard garden to the next level with these DIY projects.