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Open Source Remote Control Project

11/02/2014, When it comes to drones as well as other devices which are remotely piloted, one would more often than not be limited by their controls. In other words, you will need to switch controllers whenever you decide to fly a different drone or control a...

Vivaldi Tablet And Improv Board Seem To Be Failed Projects

05/25/2014, It was a couple of years ago that a bunch of developers decided to work with the KDE team in order to introduce to the masses a tablet that is based on open source software. Known as the Spark, this particular tablet was then renamed some time after that...

University Of Maryland Explores Open Source Textbooks

04/07/2014, Why not jump aboard the open source bandwagon since the world does seem to be moving in that general direction as well in tech matters? That is what the University of Maryland is currently considering, to make use of open source textbooks since textbooks...

Open World Forum, Open Source Conference, Paris, Oct 3-5

09/30/2013, Organized by Systematic Paris-Region, the Open World Forum is the first European Forum summit to gather political representatives, decision-makers and experts, in one place, in order to debate the technological, economic and social impacts that the Free...

HP webOS: now open source

12/09/2011, For those of you who are still shedding tears over the death of HP’s webOS devices and worrying about the future of the webOS operating system, there’s hope: HP has officially announced it will be contributing webOS to the open source...

iNecklace is geeky and elegant

09/28/2011, If you love technology and want to express it in a way other than showing off your latest gadgets and devices, there are more subtle ways to do it. Like wearing the iNecklace from Adafruit. The iNecklace is a necklace that features a pendant with the...

Samsung Epic Touch 4G source code released

09/16/2011, It was only earlier today that we reported that Sprint’s version of the Samsung Galaxy S2, the Epic Touch 4G, would be available today. If you thought that was good news, for developers out there and those who enjoy custom ROMs, perhaps this is even...

OLogic A.M.P. Robot Controlled by a Smartphone

09/14/2011, [DEMO Fall 2011] OLogic is launching the Automated Music Personality (A.M.P.), a two-wheeled, self balancing “robotic” music player that can be operated using a Smartphone (only android for now). The company will be able to ship it for $400 or less,...

Ford and Bug Labs want you to hack your cars with OpenXC

09/12/2011, When people talk about tuning up or playing around with their cars – it usually involves chop shops and modifications to the car’s body and stuff under the hood. Rarely you will hear about people hacking the car’s electronics to make it do...

Open World Forum – Sept 22-24 – Paris

09/02/2011, The 4th edition of  Open World Forum will be held in Paris, September 22 to September 24. Open World Forum is the first open source conference that gathers executives, decision-makers, developers, and the general public from across the world. Open World...

iEmu: the open source iOS emulator

08/22/2011, Have you ever wished that you could run iOS apps on your computer? If you’re not an iOS developer, and you don’t own a Mac computer, you’ve probably never even gotten the chance before. Well, a developer named Chris Wade wants to change...

OSCON 2011 – Live Streaming

07/25/2011, Watch live streaming video from oreillyconfs at livestream.com Ubergizmo is a media partner of OSCON 2011 (the O’Reilly Open Source Convention), held in Portland July 25-29, 2011, where open source innovators, builders, and pioneer gather to share their...

OSCON 2011 – July 25-29 – Portland, OR

07/08/2011, Join today’s open source innovators, builders, and pioneers July 25-29, 2011 as they gather for OSCON (the O’Reilly Open Source Convention) at the Oregon Convention Center in Portland, Oregon to share their expertise and experience, explore new ideas,...