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Change of Pace: TinyDuino Microcontroller Is Smaller Than a Quarter | Wired Design | Wired.com

Change of Pace: TinyDuino Microcontroller Is Smaller Than a Quarter | Wired Design | Wired.com | Big and Open Data, FabLab, Internet of things | Scoop.it
Arduino is probably the world's most popular open source physical computing platform. The little micro-controllers show up in everything from wild art projects to serious home automation efforts. It's great and all, but couldn't it be…smaller?
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3D Printing and the Enterprise | BuildTheEnterprise

3D Printing and the Enterprise | BuildTheEnterprise | Big and Open Data, FabLab, Internet of things | Scoop.it
NASA is looking into whether structures of a spaceship can be printed in space using 3D printers. To show the idea, the image above was created by a NASA contractor. It's funny, it sort of looks like the top of the Enterprise's ...
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Mathematical analysis of laser-cut ‘living hinges’

Mathematical analysis of laser-cut ‘living hinges’ | Big and Open Data, FabLab, Internet of things | Scoop.it
Area man finds practical use for math
[Patrick Fenner] realised that a bit of mathematical modelling could lead to better designed hinges.
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The Anchorage teaches sobriety as alternative - The Albany Herald

The Anchorage teaches sobriety as alternative - The Albany Herald | Big and Open Data, FabLab, Internet of things | Scoop.it
The Anchorage teaches sobriety as alternativeThe Albany HeraldIntroduced from the audience, Angela Johnson brought "Makerspace Albany" to the Exchangites.
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MakerBot’s Mixed Messages About Open Source, Their Future

MakerBot’s Mixed Messages About Open Source, Their Future | Big and Open Data, FabLab, Internet of things | Scoop.it
(This is a followup to my post: Is One of Our Open Source Heroes Going Closed Source?)
In the wake of MakerBot’s Replicator 2 announcement, there has been a lot of discussion and questioning about the open source status of the company’s offerings.
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Eventorbot new open source 3D printer

Eventorbot new open source 3D printer | Big and Open Data, FabLab, Internet of things | Scoop.it
Kickstarter’s latest and very promising RepRap derivative The latest and professional in appearance RepRap based 3D printer was developed by Duy Dang to have a rigid construction yet retain the low cost and ease of assembly aspects that RepRap...
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CNC turning pieces round and round - Articles.org

CNC turning pieces round and round - Articles.org | Big and Open Data, FabLab, Internet of things | Scoop.it
Nowadays a lot of the tasks that were performed in the past by human power alone are being made with the help of the CNC machining. ... The CNC machining process is very complex and of extreme precision.
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Sculpteo's iPhone Case Maker

Sculpteo's iPhone Case Maker | Big and Open Data, FabLab, Internet of things | Scoop.it
3D print service Sculpteo adds to the ever-increasing set of 3D model-generating apps by creating a custom iPhone design service. 
 
It's similar to most other apps: a basic model is display and limited customization capability is provided.
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@Adafruit visits @Bre Pettis @MakerBot store in NYC (video)

@Adafruit visits @Bre Pettis @MakerBot store in NYC (video) | Big and Open Data, FabLab, Internet of things | Scoop.it
Today Ladyada and I visited the new MakerBot store in NYC. Video above, (photos here). Great location, and it was packed in waves, even on a Sunday. MakerBot has MakerBot-made designs for sale in the store, as well as community-made models.
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London Calling: Lego computer, Arduino phone - EE Times

London Calling: Lego computer, Arduino phone - EE Times | Big and Open Data, FabLab, Internet of things | Scoop.it
EE TimesLondon Calling: Lego computer, Arduino phoneEE TimesLONDON – A team of computer scientists at Southampton University have built a supercomputer out of 64 Raspberry Pi credit card-size computers and Legos.
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Makerbot Replicator 2 Opens the Door to High Quality 3D Printing at ...

Makerbot Replicator 2 Opens the Door to High Quality 3D Printing at ... | Big and Open Data, FabLab, Internet of things | Scoop.it
Makerbot's latest generation 3D printer could make at-home 3D printing more common -- for those who can afford it.
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what are the basic features that you could expect to find on a CNC ...

Many manufacturers are aware of precision machining that explains the increasing demand of machining centers - particularly CNC milling machines, which seems to have important role in producing high precision components fast, precisely, ...
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First 3D Printer Store Opens - Change in Manufacturing ahead? by ...

First 3D Printer Store Opens - Change in Manufacturing ahead? by ... | Big and Open Data, FabLab, Internet of things | Scoop.it
The traditional way of purchasing goods might be changing forever, at least in terms of gizmos. MakerBot, manufacturer of most popular 3D printers announced opening of its first store in New York with one goal… to sell 3D ...
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Speech recognition on an Arduino - Hack a Day

Speech recognition on an Arduino - Hack a Day | Big and Open Data, FabLab, Internet of things | Scoop.it
Speech recognition is usually the purview of fairly high-powered computers chugging along at hundreds of Megahertz with megabytes of RAM.
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Arduino Meets Shrink-Ray => TinyDuino | Open Source Hardware ...

Arduino Meets Shrink-Ray => TinyDuino | Open Source Hardware ... | Big and Open Data, FabLab, Internet of things | Scoop.it
If you were to take a shrink ray and point it at the Arduino – you would get something very much like the TinyDuino. The setting for “shrink” will have been pretty high because the TinyDuino packs all the punch of its big cousin ...
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MIT program creates high-tech high school students - NECN

MIT program creates high-tech high school students - NECN | Big and Open Data, FabLab, Internet of things | Scoop.it
MIT program creates high-tech high school studentsNECNThrough something called the Polycom, Mahtomedi students can connect to any of the 62 other FabLabs around the world and MIT engineers can peek in on them.
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Autumn WOOF Events

Hello Fabbers!The school year starts again on Monday and WOOF has a line-up of events for you all.What: Dawg Days' Student Activities FairWhen: Tuesday Sept 25 & Wednesday Sept 26Time: 10 am - 3 pmWhere: HUB BallroomWe will have a booth (and a...
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Bay View Gallery Night at Alterra

Bay View Gallery Night at Alterra | Big and Open Data, FabLab, Internet of things | Scoop.it
Milwaukee Makerspace is proud to be a part of the Bay View community, and we’re also proud to be a part of the arts community, and when we can combined those things together, it’s even better!
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The jam at full speed! | Arduino Jam

The jam at full speed! | Arduino Jam | Big and Open Data, FabLab, Internet of things | Scoop.it
Arduino Jam. 48 hours of pure arduino fun ... Who takes the prize of 3 arduino mega's ADK? As of right now, some of the projects are being documented on Instructables · Tweet. This entry was posted in Blog by admin.
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No Comments - Medical and Health Related Projects with Arduino

No Comments - Medical and Health Related Projects with Arduino | Big and Open Data, FabLab, Internet of things | Scoop.it
Although it is not built using an Arduino, it is still open and easy to build. The kit is developed and available for purchase by Embedded Lab,. On the site you can find the schematics to make the circuit yourself: From the site: ...
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Varun's ScratchPad: Arduino tweet notifier built with Johnny-Five!

Varun's ScratchPad: Arduino tweet notifier built with Johnny-Five! | Big and Open Data, FabLab, Internet of things | Scoop.it
In the rest of this post, I will talk about Johnny-Five, a cool JavaScript framework for interfacing with Arduino boards. I will also show how easy it is to build a Tweet notifier (LCD display connected to an Arduino board displaying ...
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Inside The Brand New Makerbot Retail Store

Inside The Brand New Makerbot Retail Store | Big and Open Data, FabLab, Internet of things | Scoop.it
The handsomest man in the world, Bre Pettis, gives the second handsomest man in the world, Phil Torrone, a nice visit to the Makerbot Store in Manhattan. The store is now selling Makerbots, filament, as well as pre-made items like watches and toys.
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Makerbot, Occupy Thingiverse, and the reality of selling Open ...

Makerbot, Occupy Thingiverse, and the reality of selling Open ... | Big and Open Data, FabLab, Internet of things | Scoop.it
Yesterday, Makerbot Industries introduced the Replicator 2, a very good-looking 3D printer that will is probably the closest thing we'll see to a proper 'consumer' 3D printer for a year or so. There's only one problem.
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MakerBot Replicator 2 Is The New 3D Printer In Town

MakerBot Replicator 2 Is The New 3D Printer In Town | Big and Open Data, FabLab, Internet of things | Scoop.it
Michael Harper for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online
Anyone with an idea for a new product or new component faces a dilemma.
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osx - Arduino's USB serial ports doesn't exists on Mac OS X ...

osx - Arduino's USB serial ports doesn't exists on Mac OS X ... | Big and Open Data, FabLab, Internet of things | Scoop.it
Since when I migrated to the Mountain Lion, the USB serial ports of the arduino disappeared from the menu (Tools -> Serial Port). Just shows the interfaces via bluetooth. The serial ports that appear on my Mac: Mac Arduino ...
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