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

GSoC 2018 Brings Students and BeagleBoard.org® Mentors Together

This summer, three students successfully completed  Google Summer of Code 2018 (GSoC) projects mentored by BeagleBoard.org®. GSoC, sponsored by Google, is a global program in it’s thirteenth year, focused on bringing more student developers into open source software development during a … Continue reading GSoC 2018 Brings Students and BeagleBoard.org® Mentors Together

Great Teaching Ideas Can Recieve a Lab of BeagleBoard.org® PocketBeagle® Boards

BeagleBoard.org® Foundation, a 501(c)(3) non-profit, is announcing a new program as part of our continued commitment to education in the use of open-source software and hardware. Educators in schools can apply for the opportunity to receive up to 30 PocketBeagle® boards from the BeagleBoard.org® Foundation. The … Continue reading Great Teaching Ideas Can Recieve a Lab of BeagleBoard.org® PocketBeagle® Boards

Building a device tree overlay for your new PocketCape design

New blog post from BeagleBoard and BeagleBone co-creator Jason Kridner: Much has been made of the complexities of the Linux device tree configuration mechanism–it is both a savior and a curse. It saves us from needing to maintain custom kernel logic for every possible board and daughterboard (Cape or PocketCape) setup and curses us with a new syntax to configure all of the specifics of […] via Building a device tree overlay for your new PocketCape design Continue reading Building a device tree overlay for your new PocketCape design

Meet BeagleBoard.org this weekend at World Maker Faire

BeagleBoard.org is a sponsor of World Maker Faire 2017 this weekend in New York: We will have a demos in our BeagleBoard.org booth over the weekend along with these two talks: Addressing the question what’s new at BeagleBoard.org?  by Jason Kridner Saturday, September 23, 12:30 pm – 1:00 pm Zone 3 in MAKE: Electronic BeagleBoard.org started in 2008 as one the first groups that put a cost effective open source computer in hands of what is now the Maker community. Through the years many versions of boards have been released answering different needs in the community. So what’s next? BeagleBoard.org … Continue reading Meet BeagleBoard.org this weekend at World Maker Faire