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

NASA, T STAR and TAMU Students Drive Space Experimentation Using BeagleBone® Black

Space researchers on Earth now have a powerful new way to remotely conduct experiments. Texas A&M University engineering students have been working with NASA Engineers, JSC Scientists and T STAR, a space commercialization company to successfully deploy an experiment station … Continue reading NASA, T STAR and TAMU Students Drive Space Experimentation Using BeagleBone® Black

BeagleBoard.org® Community Kicks off GSoC 2019 with Four Projects

This summer, four student projects in the Google Summer of Code 2019 (GSoC) will be mentored by BeagleBoard.org®. GSoC, sponsored by Google, is a global program in it’s fourteenth year, focused on bringing more student developers into open source software development during a 3 month programming project.

After going through a detailed and thorough application process the following four projects will be developed this summer. Check out the intro videos from each student:

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Ten BeagleBoard.org® PocketBeagle® Beginner’s Projects Share Getting Started Tips

Want to get started on your own PocketBeagle® project? You can today!  Because BeagleBoard.org® 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 … Continue reading Ten BeagleBoard.org® PocketBeagle® Beginner’s Projects Share Getting Started Tips

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Calling all Students and Mentors: Applications Now Open to Join BeagleBoard.org for GSoC 2019

Google Summer of Code (GSoc) is a global program that offers students stipends to write code for open source projects. We are excited that BeagleBoard.org has been again accepted as an open source community to mentor students in projects for the … Continue reading Calling all Students and Mentors: Applications Now Open to Join BeagleBoard.org for GSoC 2019

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 or to start a larger project. Continue reading “Two New PocketBeagle Capes Debut at Embedded World”

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 BeagleBoard.org® 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 … Continue reading Still Seats Available in the PocketBeagle® Workshop Today Embedded World

Berkeley Students Mentor High School Robotics using BeagleBone® Black

Pioneers in Engineering at UC Berkeley is a student outreach organization passionate that no student should be denied a quality STEM education experience. The university student members promote science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) education through an exciting, mentorship-based robotics … Continue reading Berkeley Students Mentor High School Robotics using BeagleBone® Black

BeagleBoard.org® Members Elected to Board of Open Source Hardware Association

BeagleBoard.org® is proud to announce two of our board members have been elected as OSHWA board members!  Both Jason Kridner and Drew Fustini will be joining the 2018-2020 board. The Open Source Hardware Association (OSHWA) is a non-profit organization that … Continue reading BeagleBoard.org® Members Elected to Board of Open Source Hardware Association

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

Poursteady: From BeagleBone® Maker Project to Global Coffee Equipment Company

Little did Stephan von Muehlen, CEO of Poursteady, know five years ago that helping out two engineering friends at a World MakerFaire demo would be the start of a successful, global, commercial coffee equipment company.  Poursteady, is a unique IoT … Continue reading Poursteady: From BeagleBone® Maker Project to Global Coffee Equipment Company