Open Source Kite-Centric Wind Generator

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Ben Franklin flew a kite to discover electricity in lightening. This Scotsman flies kites to generate electricity from wind.

The Video Screening Room

I was intrigued to read on Hackaday about the […]

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Just Because It Says ‘Open Source Hardware’ Doesn’t Mean It Really Is

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Is it “organic,” or just merely “natural?” Is it really “open source hardware,” or merely hardware with a degree of openess? David Jones explains the problem in identifying which is which and who is whom. […]

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Open Source Hardware Gets CES Cred

Christopher Clark speaker at All Things Open

At last week’s Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, we again had the opportunity to witness how much the ideas behind open source are changing industries outside of software. I say this because open source […]

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