After a visit with his doctor for a heart screening, Hugo Silva left with a prescription to monitor his heart with help from BITalino.
12 comments Posted 3 Jun 2015 by Hugo Silva Feed
3D printing has received a lot of attention for its applications in the health sector, from helping Bespoke prosthetics change patients' lives to enabling huge strides in stem cell research.
3 comments Posted 23 Feb 2015 by Paul Croft Feed
The new multimedia library draws on the extensive collection of animations and illustrations developed for didactic and procedural videos created for the OP clinician community site.
2 comments Posted 5 Feb 2015 by Steve Carson Feed
Healthcare is one of the most urgent socioeconomic issues of our time. This year, saw a variety of news and feature stories about applying the open source way and open source software (including tools) to alleviating the many problems faced by the healthcare industry. Here are the... Read more
4 comments Posted 26 Dec 2014 by Luis Ibanez Feed
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 enables anyone to create quirky and serious projects alike for wearable health tracking devices. The base kit includes sensors to measure your muscles,... Read more
4 comments Posted 6 Nov 2014 by Hugo Silva Feed
Health Hack 2014 preparations, presentations, and winning teams.
1 comment Posted 5 Nov 2014 by Tim Hildred (Red Hat) Feed
The open source way can have a positive affect on the mind. Share your experience to bring awareness to the movement.
0 comments Posted 25 Aug 2014 by Phil Shapiro Feed
Juhan Sonin wants to influence the world from protein, to policy, to pixel. And, he believes the only way to do that is with open source principles guiding the way.
1 comment Posted 15 Jul 2014 by Jen Wike Huger (Red Hat) Feed
open source healthcare website
In six weeks, a team of three college students with no industry experience and only academic software-specific knowledge, developed and designed a health care provider search system using only open source software. To tell you how they got there, let's start with a little history of open source... Read more
2 comments Posted 10 Feb 2014 by Mark Lefcowitz Feed
Guides and tutorials from
This year at, we challenged our contributors to give us the best and most useful guides, how-tos, and tutorials they could produce from their experiences and work in various open source industries and sectors. In this Best of, our top guides and tutorials this year... Read more
0 comments Posted 18 Dec 2013 by (Red Hat) Feed