One of the great things about free and open source hardware is the availability of help online. There are ways, however, to make sure that help is never forthcoming.
The Video Screening Room
Emily Dunham delivers these nuggets of wisdom in an entertaining way in this four minute lightning talk at this year’s Great Wide Open conference in Atlanta. Watching this I laughed and learned — and laughed some more.
Read a fascinating interview with Dunham by Nitish Tiwari on Opensource.com.
Incidentally, do you have a personal open source story to share? Opensource.com loves to publish them. For information on how to submit, visit the site’s Writing for Opensource.com webpage. My own personal open source story. “The Day My Mind Became Open Sourced” is also on the site.
Open source — it’s more than just software, but you knew that already, right?
For the past 10 years, Phil has been working at a public library in the Washington D.C.-area, helping youth and adults use the 28 public Linux stations the library offers seven days a week. He also writes for MAKE magazine, Opensource.com and TechSoup Libraries. Suggest videos by contacting Phil on Twitter or at email@example.com.