Good to see open source hardware getting some well deserved action in the NY Times, here’s a good read about the Neuros recorder we’ve covered here-
â€œHACKERS, welcome! Here are detailed circuit diagrams of our products â€” modify them as you wish.â€
Thatâ€™s not an announcement youâ€™ll find on the Web sites of most consumer electronics manufacturers, who tend to keep information on the innards of their machines as private as possible.
But Neuros Technology International, creator of a new video recorder, has decided to go in a different direction. The company, based in Chicago, is providing full documentation of the hardware platform for its recorder, the Neuros OSD (for open source device), so that skilled users can customize or â€œhackâ€ the device â€” and then pass along the improvements to others.