Maker Article from Linux Voice

It’s interesting to me to see a Maker article in a Linux magazine, even though it’s intuitive to me that those two should go hand-in-hand.

http://www.linuxvoice.com/makers-of-the-world-unite/

Sparkfun satellite modem. https://www.sparkfun.com/products/13745

Sparkfun satellite modem. https://www.sparkfun.com/products/13745

OSHW Post by Scientific American

Matt tweeted this. Scientific American wrote a post about how OSHW is making lab equipment more accessible to a wider range of people.

http://blogs.scientificamerican.com/guest-blog/science-for-all-how-to-make-free-open-source-laboratory-hardware/

The Importance of Design in Open Source

Another article about the importance of design in open source. It also talks about how to recruit designers. https://opensource.com/life/15/10/open-source-design-ugly-heres-why

Found a network diagram of…

Found a network diagram of the PSAS launch system as I was looking at the draft for J’s latest blog post.

Slack and Open Source

https://drewdevault.com/2015/11/01/Please-stop-using-slack.html

 

Interesting perspective on why open source projects shouldn’t use Slack. Mach 30 has been experimenting with Slack, so this is pretty interesting.

From Matt on Twitter: The…

From Matt on Twitter: The General Services Administration’s 18F has released a nice, simple style guide for open source documentation https://t.co/yYYvFOVXw7