Open-source cool

Arduino makes prototyping easy.

Arduino is an open-source prototyping platform that empowers developers, artists and designers to do amazing things fast. The idea of having a standard set of hardware, with easy tools, a great community and a shallow learning curve is basically the recipe for quick and dirty innovation. Every month I am blown away by the number of unique applications the community comes up with. For a ton of Arduino projects, click here.

This week’s Thrandoms are by Dave Senior at Playground.