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Open Hardware Journal

http://openhardware.org

The open hardware organization has published the first issue with the purpose of sharing the design of physical or electronic objects with the public. The right to use, modify, redistribute, and manufacture, commercially or as a non-profit, is granted to everyone without any royalty or fee. Perhaps this could be the beginning of the end of the firmware issues plaguing the free software community at the moment.

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Created by spanky 2 years 43 weeks ago – Made popular 2 years 43 weeks ago
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Getting started with Arduino Uno on Ubuntu

http://balau82.wordpress.com

Unboxing Arduino Uno and getting started for Arduino development on Ubuntu Maverick.

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Created by balau 3 years 30 weeks ago – Made popular 3 years 30 weeks ago
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Burning Man's open source cell phone system

http://www.networkworld.com

The (in)famous desert festival experiments with DIY telephone networking. They use the AGPLv3 licensed OpenBTS GSM implementation.

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Created by spanky 4 years 4 days ago – Made popular 4 years 4 days ago
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Building A Linux Computer

http://www.newbtopro.com

So you would like to build your own custom Linux box? Great! In this article we will be discussing hardware components. It doesn't take a genius to build your own computer from scratch, just some knowledge and elbow-grease (umm..wash your hands before touching the hardware!).

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Created by bsherwood 5 years 13 weeks ago – Made popular 5 years 13 weeks ago
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My Own Linux Distro: The Beginning

http://www.informationweek.com

Here's a project I've been thinking about for a good long time, and which I've finally decided to get under way in public: I'd like to try and build my own custom Linux distribution.

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Created by bluecheese 6 years 41 weeks ago – Made popular 6 years 41 weeks ago
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Write your own Linux server part one

http://www.itwire.com

One of the great strengths of Linux is its multi-faceted network server capabilities, reaching back to its rich UNIX history and the development of TCP/IP on that platform. If you’re a software developer, it’s dead simple to network-enable your own apps too, making them act consistently with other server processes. Here’s how to do it, in two parts.

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Created by leo 7 years 2 weeks ago – Made popular 7 years 2 weeks ago
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Building the ultimate Linux-based music server

http://www.linuxdevices.com

This article describes how to build your own silent, fast, eco-friendly Linux-based PC for use in a digital music listening system. The PC is based on a high-end Via mini-ITX board, passively cooled case with heatpipe technology, Debian Linux, and a little creative embedded elbow grease.

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Created by Jimbob 7 years 6 weeks ago – Made popular 7 years 6 weeks ago
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