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open-source hardware

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Linux Foundation fuels open-source drone efforts

3D Robotics and other drone makers have joined Intel and Qualcomm in an effort to formalize the creation of open-source hardware and software for the unmanned aerial vehicles.

By October 14, 2014

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Heartburn from Heartbleed forces wide-ranging rethink in open source world

Experts caution that the notorious security bug heralds "open season on open source" and will force changes in how open-source code gets vetted as secure.

By April 24, 2014

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Open-source Death Star project launched on Kickstarter

Now that the U.S. government has wimped out on building a Death Star, a Kickstarter project has emerged to raise funds to construct the deadly spaceship using open-source hardware and software.

By February 6, 2013

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Pulling back from open source hardware, MakerBot angers some adherents

What happens when a prime example of the open-source hardware movement locks down its products?

By September 27, 2012

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Source code snippets open door for raw photos on Android

It's not built into Android yet, but Google has been overhauling the OS's camera interface to be more photography-friendly.

By November 18, 2013

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Mozilla: In 2014, all your hardware belongs to us

Mozilla plans to adapt Firefox OS to tablets, Panasonic smart TVs, and even desktop PCs while upgrading smartphone hardware.

By January 6, 2014

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Twitter gives SPDY a leg up on Apple hardware

The company releases an open-source software that lets people build Google's network technology into iOS and OS X software.

By December 20, 2013

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Tomorrow Daily 068: An Arduino tricorder, a potential Myst TV show, and RomoCart racing

Dr. Peter Jansen has been working on various tricorder prototypes for over 7 years, and now, he's showing off his newest prototype, the Arducorder. It's not quite ready to scan alien life forms or diagnose patients, but it's still pretty cool to see in action.

By October 14, 2014

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Five trends driving the hardware boom

commentary For years, venture investors and entrepreneurs were all about software. Now, more and more money is flowing into hardware.

By July 31, 2013

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Light bulb buying guide

The landscape of lighting is changing rapidly. Here's everything you'll need to know to keep up.

By October 2, 2014