open hardware

open source news
In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at Apple open sourcing Swift, ApacheCon splitting into two events, and more. Open source news: June 6 - 12, 2015
0 comments Posted 12 Jun 2015 by Joshua Allen Holm Feed
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
Gadgets and open hardware
The DC Motor Control Shield with XMC1202 for Arduino is a power controller for servos, motors, robotic actuators, and other items that need activation via a big boast of power.
2 comments Posted 29 May 2015 by Bob Monroe Feed
Raspberry Pi model B+
Red Hatter Anderson Silva shares how young people interested in technology can use a $35 Raspberry Pi to get started contributing to open source.
6 comments Posted 28 May 2015 by Anderson Silva (Red Hat) Feed
Assistive technology such as Augmented/Assisted Communication (AAC), Text-to-Speech and Speech-to-Text (TTS/STT), magnifiers, screen readers, and eye gaze systems enable people with disabilities to accomplish what others take for granted on a daily basis. Unfortunately, the majority of assistive... Read more
2 comments Posted 27 May 2015 by Spencer Hunley Feed
Top 5 articles of the week, green stars
This week, I talk about open hardware components and answer some important questions, plus OpenStreetMap in Nepal, and more. Subscribe to our YouTube channel to get our newest video uploads. Top 5 articles of the week for May 22.
0 comments Posted 22 May 2015 by Jen Wike Huger (Red Hat) Feed
SparkFun collage of red parts
To celebrate the greatness that is open hardware, our team gathered once again, as we did last year, for a Staff Open Hardware Day at Red Hat Tower.
0 comments Posted 22 May 2015 by (Red Hat) Feed
Hacks and code
How to rig a smarthome and stop red-light runners with TouchBoard sensor hacks.
0 comments Posted 21 May 2015 by Bob Monroe Feed
Gadgets and open hardware
To celebrate our open hardware series—and to help keep you in the loop on all things open hardware—we've rounded up 21 makers, tinkerers, and open hardware enthusiasts to follow on Twitter. Want more? Check out @opensourceway's full open hardware list.
6 comments Posted 20 May 2015 by Alex Sanchez (Red Hat) Feed
The OpenOCD package is an extremely powerful addition to the open hardware toolbox. Its versatility means that just about anything that can wiggle pins is capable of becoming a hardware debugger, and the wide availability of commodity hardware means that these powerful tools are available to those... Read more
1 comment Posted 20 May 2015 by Sean Cross Feed