The Hall of Fame

The fritzing project happens in a context of many other initiatives that empower designers and artists to work with computers and electronics.

It has become impossible to keep this list up to date or even complete. More overviews can be found on artsoftware.org and at the p2pfoundation (design category).

Controlling

Microcontroller kits for interacting with the physical world

Arduino (see also Arduino on Wikipedia for a long list of similar/compatible boards)
Wiring

Gainer

Phidgets

d-tools

MAKE Controller

DaKa

CREATE USB

Scratchboard

Manufacturing

Fabrication of shells and housings

Fab@Home
RepRap
 

Interfacing

Programming environments that can talk to Microcontrollers

Processing
PureData

Max/MSP/Jitter

vvvv

openFrameworks

EyesWeb

Scratch

Mobile

Programming for mobile devices

Processing Mobiles
Python S60