In this article, I'll share some ideas for how schools, libraries, and makerspaces can similarly expand access to open source hardware.
In this week's Top 5, I talk about the future of password alternatives, open source tools for research, and the Internet of Things, and more. Subscribe to Opensourceway on YouTube channel to get our newest video uploads.
In collaboration with UK Space and the European Space Agency, The Raspberry Pi Foundation is sending two Raspberry Pi computers into space. Children in UK schools will get the chance to write code to run their own applications in space.
Physical computing has the Arduino and its successors and predecessors as stepping-stones, whereas physiological computing poses a set of challenges that the DIY hardware community is tackling in novel and creative ways.
Best articles from the week, March 23 - 27, 2015. Watch the YouTube video and subscribe to Open Source Way channel.
A guide to installing and setting up Pi Musicbox to play all sorts of streaming services, like Spotify, TuneIn, and SoundCloud, and local sound files on a 'headless' Raspberry Pi.
Welcome to the Opensource.com Weekly Top 5! This week we celebrated St. Paddy's Day with seven open source developers you should know and kicked off our Open Source in Education series. Join us for this roundup of the best articles from the past week on Opensource.com. Our video and article for the... Read more
Anderson Silva shows us how to use a Raspberry Pi and LightshowPi to create a musical light show.
Once a year, like clockwork, March 14 rolls around and people around the globe celebrate Pi Day. Unlike many other holidays, Pi Day doesn't have specific rules for how to celebrate. In the past, I've joined friends for a 3.14(ish) mile Pi Day run, visited a science museum (which included a pi... Read more
If you're interested in open hardware, this one has been hard to miss: this week, the Raspberry Pi Foundation announced the release of the Raspberry Pi 2. This tiny open hardware project has grown so large that its new releases are now making headlines in the New York Times, Wall Street Journal,... Read more