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Maker Movement 2016: Let’s Do This Together

Maker Movement 2016: Let’s Do This Together

There’s been some restructuring at Make:, but 2016 will prove that the Maker community is coming together more than ever.

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We Love Ian Cole’s New Makey Robot Tattoo

We Love Ian Cole’s New Makey Robot Tattoo

Ian Cole’s Makey Robot tattoo embodies everything he loves about the Maker Movement, and we love it!

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Makeblock: A Construction Set for the 21st Century

Makeblock: A Construction Set for the 21st Century

Makeblock founder, Jasen Wang, talks about the growing role of the Maker Movement in China.

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Biking Across Belgium in Pursuit of Fab Lab’s Future

Biking Across Belgium in Pursuit of Fab Lab’s Future

Our names are Madison Worthy and Miriam Engle and we are cycling from Copenhagen to Barcelona to film the documentary “Self-Made”, the story of creative communities, all about the European Maker Movement. We started by asking the basic questions in Denmark — what is a Fab Lab and what kinds of tools and machines are available?

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Taiwan’s Executive Yuan Embraces the Maker Movement at FAN2

Taiwan’s Executive Yuan Embraces the Maker Movement at FAN2

With 15 Makerspaces and 5 classroom education focused labs (see the Taipei Maker’s Map for a evolving list), Taipei has a rapidly growing Maker culture, but still maintains a highly traditional educational system. However, that may be changing. During FAN2, the FabLab Asia Network‘s 2nd week-long conference that cumulated in Maker Faire Taipei, Taiwan’s Premier, Mao Chi-ku, announced that the […]

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10 Years of Maker Faire

The 10th annual Maker Faire Bay Area was an amazing event, an ongoing celebration of making in our culture as well as the emergence of Maker culture. Maker Faire Bay Area, which took place May 15–17 in San Mateo, is really the Mother of All Maker Faires  —  bigger, bolder, but just as sweet and charming as […]

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