Tinkering 2.0

Tinkering 2.0

In a follow-up to the the WSJ piece, “Tinkering Makes Comeback Amid Crisis,” NPR did an OnPoint segment on “Tinkering and American Innovation,” with the article’s author, Justin Lahart, Bre Pettis, and David Hounshell, Tech and Social Change professor at CMU.

Tinkering and American Innovation

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Gareth Branwyn is a freelance writer and the former Editorial Director of Maker Media. He is the author or editor of over a dozen books on technology, DIY, and geek culture. He is currently a contributor to Boing Boing, Wink Books, and Wink Fun. His free weekly-ish maker tips newsletter can be found at garstipsandtools.com.

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