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Open hardware community advances environmental testing for COVID-19 to help clean up schools and libraries

Open hardware community advances environmental testing for COVID-19 to help clean up schools and libraries

OreSat Uses PocketBeagle® to Provide STEM Motivation With Giant “Selfie-Stick” from Space

When the Portland State Aerospace Society started in 1999, the members likely never imagined their open source amateur rocket avionics systems would someday actually make it to space. Twenty years later, thanks to NASA’s CubeSat Launch Initiative, or CSLI, they are now building Oregon’s first satellite as a completely open source hardware and software project. […]

Ten® PocketBeagle® Beginner’s Projects Share Getting Started Tips

Want to get started on your own PocketBeagle® project? You can today!  Because® supports both open source hardware and software, we have a large, supportive community sharing projects. A great way to begin your own project is to get started with one that is already in the community. Many students are taking the lead […]

Two New PocketBeagle Capes Debut at Embedded World

The leading international trade show and conference for embedded systems with over 32,000 visitors was the perfect place for the PocketBeagle® TechLab Cape and the PocketBeagle® GamePup Cape to make their debut. With plenty of IO and interesting features, these two additions to PocketBeagle® are a great way to have fun while learning embedded programming […]

Still Seats Available in the PocketBeagle® Workshop Today Embedded World

A few seats are still available for a no-additional-cost Hands-On Coding Workshop with® PocketBeagle® , TODAY – February 27, 2019 from 2:30-5:30pm.  Room: Krakau Register at the conference desk in NCC Ost Join our co-founder, Jason Kridner.  This getting started workshop with PocketBeagle® will cover the basics of coding with open-source Linux based software using online IDE […]

Join at Embedded World 2019

Join at Embedded World Exhibition and Conference, February 26-28, 2019. in Nürnberg, Germany.

Getting Started with Elementary School Students and PocketBeagle®

I met 9 year old Charlie Jaffe and his dad, Doug at MakerFaire New York in September 2018 at our® educational booth in the MakerShed. Charlie is a passionate young developer who enjoyed our demos at the booth using® PocketBeagle® and immediately wanted to build some projects of his own. After taking one […]

Educator Highlight: Derek Molloy, Teaching with PocketBeagle® and More in New Book

Derek Molloy, announces the inclusion of PocketBeagle® and BeagleBone® Black Wireless into the second edition of the popular book, Exploring BeagleBone®: Tools and Techniques for Building with Embedded Linux 2nd Edition.   He also talks to us about introducing new development platforms into the classroom. (Part 2 of 2 Parts)  Read Part 1 here. We are excited to see […]

Empowering Innovative Education & Celebrating Community (Maker Faire NYC)

We love New York! The® community gathered at World Maker Faire® 2018 sharing our love of educating with open-source software and hardware in embedded computing. Hundreds of visitors stopped by our booth in the Maker Shed sharing their project ideas with us. Developers of all ages and skills came away with a T-Shirt with […]

Educator Highlight: Steven F. Barrett, Author, Embedded Systems Educator and Beagle Lover

Steven F. Barrett, professor of ECE and Associate Dean for Academic Programs at the University of Wyoming has been writing educational journal articles and textbooks for use in microcontroller and embedded systems courses for over 13 years.  A prolific and inspired writer, Dr Barrett has written 12 books using many different microcontroller architectures including AVR, HC12/S12, and […]