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Our hardware articles include Raspberry Pi and Arduino, open wearables, Linux and hardware compatibility, laptop reviews, monitoring tools, and more. For background, read our introduction to open hardware.

Clones welcome in scientific hardware

One way a company can start the transition to the open source way is to open source a single...
How to build a smog sensor with a ESP8266 microcontroller

The Open Knowledge Lab in Stuttgart, Germany has begun to develop their own IoT sensors that...
How buying a 3D printer can save you money

Get the steps you need to take to make an open product for less than the sales tax on an equivalent...
How does the PocketCHIP compare to the Raspberry Pi?

Aside from the keyboard, the PocketCHIP is exactly what it appears to be, an ultraportable, pure-...
Internet-enable your microcontroller projects for under $6 with ESP8266

Get to know the ESP8266 board with enabled Wi-Fi chip for hardware and electronics projects.
How to get up and running with sweet Orange Pi

Check out Orange Pi, a family of Linux-powered, single board computers.
9 reasons to certify your products as open source hardware

Learn how and why you may want to start using the Open Source Hardware Certification logo on an...
DronePan: An app that captures panorama views with your aircraft

The age of open source consumer drones is upon us. Learn more about DronePan for taking panoramic...