Article: Google is developing parts of Android in Rust to improve security

Language, Open Data, Open Software, Open Source

Google is developing parts of Android in Rust to improve security

Android as a complete OS solution involves a lot of moving parts. Very broadly speaking, these parts are the app ecosystem and then the OS itself. As a developer, your programming language of choice varies depending on what part of Android you are working on.

For app developers, Java and Kotlin are popular options. For developers working on the OS and the lower levels within it, C and C++ have been popular choices so far. Today, Google is adding a third option for OS developers, as the Android Open Source Project now supports the Rust programming language for developing the OS itself.

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Article: DFRobot Open-Source Hardware Gravity Series Unleashes the Creativity for More Than 1 Million Developers Now

Hardware, Open Manufacturing, Open Source

DFRobot Open-Source Hardware Gravity Series Unleashes the Creativity for More Than 1 Million Developers Now

DFRobot Gravity series is a set of professional open-source hardware modules. It consists of 300 kinds of standardized modules, including expansion boards, sensors, actuators, functional modules, and kits as well as each module comes with clear documentation and demo.

With a variety of standardized modules, DFRobot is devoted to helping users of any skill level to easily connect and mix to realize ideas or develop projects. Till now, the Gravity series has been used by more than 1 million developers worldwide and used in a broad range of applications, like AI, environmental monitoring, IoT, smart homes, etc.

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