Pioneering Desktop 3D Printer Maker Printrbot Closes Shop

One of the seminal companies in the maker community is no longer. With a brief note on their site today, digital fabrication tool makers Printrbot announces their closure. Led by the charismatic Brook Drumm, the company launched in 2011 with a hyper-su… […]

Maker Pro News: Makers Will Run the Factories of the Future

The U.S. manufacturing sector has changed profoundly over the past two decades, with classic assembly lines giving way to a streamlined, automated environment that often harnesses the latest fabrication technology. Read more on MAKE The post Maker Pro… […]

Open World: Why Are We Makers?

What does it even mean to be a maker, to run a makerspace, or to participate in the Maker Movement? Read more on MAKE The post Open World: Why Are We Makers? appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers. […]

Maker Pro News: A Great Startup Doesn’t Need a Breakthrough Technology

Entrepreneurs often promote their products as breakthroughs, however it’s often more prudent to watch the market for a new proof of concept first.

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Open World: Thingking and Their Work with the Maker Library Network

Be sure to reach all about Thingking’s work with the Maker Library Network, including their experimentations and books.

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Open Source RFID System Keeps Untrained Members Off Dangerous Machines

A huge recurring problem in makerspaces is the lack of training in how to handle the machines These machines can be dangerous. Read more on MAKE The post Open Source RFID System Keeps Untrained Members Off Dangerous Machines appeared first on Make… […]

Maker Pro News: Open Source Startup Mycroft Takes on Amazon Alexa

Digital assistants like Amazon Alexa and Google Home exploded in popularity this year, but how are open source rivals responding?

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Celebrate The 20th Anniversary Of Open Source

celebrating 20 years of free information Read more on MAKE The post Celebrate The 20th Anniversary Of Open Source appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers. […]

Edible Innovations: Hacking for More Sustainable Schools

CentriSeed Innovations provides sustainable solutions to communities both local and abroad, and develop student’s professional skills. Read more on MAKE The post Edible Innovations: Hacking for More Sustainable Schools appeared first on Make: DIY … […]

Edible Innovations: Text This Machine and It Will Get You a Coffee

Matthew Oswald is an innovator who’s responsible for creating Mugsy, the world’s first hackable, customizable, robotic coffee maker.

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