DIY and maker culture

Young maker talks software defined radio, open source, and mentors

Technology wiz-kid talks open source, radio, and the maker movement
Young maker Schuyler St. Leger shares his thoughts on the maker movement, mentors, and software defined radio.Read more

Raspberry Pi Zero: a $5 computer

Pi Zero
The new issue of the official Raspberry Pi magazine, The MagPi, comes with a free computer stuck to the cover.Read more

Design electronic circuits with MeowCAD

MeowCAD screenshot
MeowCAD is an online free and open source electronic design application tool. Its focus is on schematic and PCB design for electronic circuits.Read more

Why open hardware is winning

Gadgets and open hardware
Mike Parks explains open source hardware today and why it's winning.Read more

Open Hardware Summit 2015 open for registration, call for proposals

Open hardware words in neon
6th annual Open Hardware Summit open for submissions and registration.Read more

A tinkerer's tool for PCB design and printing

Fritzing is an open source application that allows users to create schematics by selecting parts from a large part library, connecting them, and...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

The makerspace is the next open source frontier

Rapid prototyping 3D tube
In the same way open source has spawned millions of careers and thousands of companies, imagine the opportunity with openness applied to products. It...Read more