open hardware

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

Betty Hacker embeds open hardware electronics into cakes

An open-hardware-powered wedding cake.
Alicia Gibb, aka Betty Hacker, offers tips for embedding open hardware electronics into cakes.Read more

Open ethos powers Aleph Objects' success

Open hardware words in neon
Aleph Objects, Inc. makers of the LulzBotĀ® 3D printer, cite Free/Libre/Open Source principles as one of the key reasons for its success.Read more

Inside SparkFun's Fellowship of the Things video series

Open hardware words in neon
Chelsea Moll tells us about SparkFun's new IoT-inspired video series.Read more

An Arduino-powered My Little Pony donation box

My Little Pony fan art with dollar sign
Tinkerer Michelle Leonhart shows us how she made her My Little Pony themed donation box.Read more

Zulip chat from Dropbox, Linux Foundation report, FCC rules, and more news

In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at Dropbox's open source chat tool Zulip, the FCC comments on open source...Read more

Google's Brotli compression algorithm, C++ Core Guidelines, and more news

In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at Google's Brotli compression algorithm, Classroom for GitHub, C++ Core...Read more

Turning a Raspberry Pi into a portable streaming camera

Anderson Silva experiments with the PiTFT touchscreen and Pi camera.Read more