Open Source Hardware Isn’t Hard

Being the younger sibling to open-source software, open-source hardware tends to be shrouded in mystery (How can this work?!) and fear (How can anyone make money doing this?!). Despite this misunderstanding and lack of acceptance in the larger tech world, open-source hardware is thriving and continues to gain traction in the business world. This presentation will examine some of the difficulties and rewards of open-source hardware, and the tools and resources available to those in the community.