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July’s Freshly Certified Open Hardware Projects

July’s Freshly Certified Open Hardware Projects

The month of July had a number of new and notable projects certified as open source hardware that are worth checking out. This month saw fewer projects certified than in previous months; and it appears that the initial rush by the likes of AdaFruit, Sparkfun, and Olimex to certify their product lines has tapered off. […]

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Open Source Hardware Certifications For June 2020

Open Source Hardware Certifications For June 2020

The Open Source Hardware Association (OSHWA) runs a free program that allows creators to certify that their hardware complies with the community definition of open source hardware.  Whenever you see the certification logo, you know that the certified hardware meets this standard. The certification site includes a full list of all of the certified open […]

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Open Source Hardware Certifications for September 2019

Open Source Hardware Certifications for September 2019

The Open Source Hardware Association (OSHWA) runs a free program that allows creators to certify that their hardware complies with the community definition of open source hardware.  Whenever you see the certification logo, you know that the certified hardware meets this standard. The certification site includes a full list of all of the certified open […]

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Adafruit Sits Down and Talks with Makerbot’s New CEO

Adafruit Sits Down and Talks with Makerbot’s New CEO

Over the first few years of their existence, Makerbot leveraged their community and the bourgeoning open source hardware movement to make their name synonymous with desktop 3D printing. What Kleenex is to facial tissue or Scotch is to cellophane tape, Makerbot has come to be for 3D printing. But then came a shift, patents began to be […]

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Future’s so Bright, I Gotta Wear LED Shades

Future’s so Bright, I Gotta Wear LED Shades

You can buy the new LED Matrix Shades from macetech on their online store. Or build the original version, now available as an open source design.

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Open Source Robotics: A Buyer’s Guide

Open Source Robotics: A Buyer’s Guide

Build them from scratch, buy them complete, or meet somewhere in the middle.

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