Arduino: Open Source Hardware

N00B Challenge 0.5 [20pts]

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Whats an Arduino? Watch this TED Talk from the inventor Massimo Banzi then answer the questions below.


STEP 1: What does open source mean?

Watch this TED Talk from the inventor Massimo Banzi:

Then submit your answers to these questions in Edmodo:

  1. What does "open source" mean?
  2. Why does Massimo refer to Arduino as open source hardware?
  3. Which of the projects that Massimo described was your favorite and WHY?
  4. Imagine your own Arduino project... what would you create?