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The Best Hacking Film You Haven't Seen (Yet) - Forbes

The Best Hacking Film You Haven't Seen (Yet) - Forbes | Hackerspaces | Scoop.it
ForbesThe Best Hacking Film You Haven't Seen (Yet)ForbesWhen was the last time you saw a good documentary about the origins of computer hacking?
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A hackerspace (hackspace, hacklab, makerspace or creative space) is a location where people with common interests in technology, science or digital or electronic art can meet, socialise and/or collaborate.
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Why I Am Not a Maker: tech culture celebrates creation, ignoring those who teach, criticize and support | Atlantic

Why I Am Not a Maker: tech culture celebrates creation, ignoring those who teach, criticize and support | Atlantic | Hackerspaces | Scoop.it

Every once in a while, I am asked what I “make.” A hack day might require it, or a conference might ask me to describe “what I make” so it can go on my name tag.

 

I’m always uncomfortable with it. I’m uncomfortable with any culture that encourages you take on an entire identity, rather than to express a facet of your own identity ("maker," rather than "someone who makes things"). But I have much deeper concerns.

 

An identity built around making things—of being “a maker”—pervades technology culture. There’s a widespread idea that “People who make things are simply different [read: better] than those who don’t.” ....


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I'm an engineer, bur I'm not a maker! 

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Circular Knitic: An Open Hardware Knitting Machine

Circular Knitic: An Open Hardware Knitting Machine | Hackerspaces | Scoop.it
Artist duo Varvara Guljajeva & Mar Canet designed and built an open hardware automated knitting machine called Circular Knitic.
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Makerspace: Is it Right for Your Library

Public and academic libraries across the country are forming Makerspaces inside their libraries to provide patrons with the tools needed to innovate and crea...
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UFG MakerSpace

Inner City MakerSpace! Everything from Urban Agriculture to Robotics and a huge basement full of Aquaponic growing. A 20K Square ft Laboratory that will change the game for the inner city...
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Saving Cities with Urban Gardening and MakerSpaces

Saving Cities with Urban Gardening and MakerSpaces | Hackerspaces | Scoop.it
Watch hose urban gardens are making cities a better place.
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Field Trip to Hexlab Makerspace - Maker High - DIY & Maker Movement - YouTube

We take a trip to Hexlab where Jonathan explains what you might find at different makerspaces, and how theirs differs from others. You can visit their websit...
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Maryland Makerspaces take root in Greater Baltimore Area

Maryland Makerspaces take root in Greater Baltimore Area | Hackerspaces | Scoop.it
Grow where you’re planted! Maryland Makerspaces take root in the Greater Baltimore area.
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The Mindset of the Maker Educator

Background of maker education, obstacles for developing a maker educator mindset, and a maker self assessment are presented.
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DIY Girls on Twitter

DIY Girls on Twitter | Hackerspaces | Scoop.it
Tools at our space at Telfair Elementary School #makerspace #girlsintech pic.twitter.com/XZKDkjxovL
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'Makerspace' promotes creative gifts at Ottawa library - CBC.ca

'Makerspace' promotes creative gifts at Ottawa library - CBC.ca | Hackerspaces | Scoop.it
A west Ottawa library has opened a "makerspace," which has become a hub of creativity this holiday season. Unlike Santa's workshop, this deploys the latest technology to make that special gift.
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Builders Group gets to use 3D printer - Parkersburg News

Builders Group gets to use 3D printer - Parkersburg News | Hackerspaces | Scoop.it
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The room's name, Makerspace, comes from an initiative of Make magazine and the federal Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency to establish makerspaces in 1,000 high schools.
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Crafting New Narratives of Community, Connecting, Creating, and Par...

A First Outline of Our New Chapter for 2012-2013 | Presented to Dr. Adrian Thomason, July 16, 2012 | Buffy J.
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Magic Mirror Theater Prop | Milwaukee Makerspace

Magic Mirror Theater Prop | Milwaukee Makerspace | Hackerspaces | Scoop.it
My sister is a Theater Manager at the Patel Conservatory in Tampa, FL. About two weeks ago she texted me and asked if I could make her a prop she needed for an upcoming production. “How keen would you be on making ...
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6 Women Who Need a Makerspace (Including Me)

6 Women Who Need a Makerspace (Including Me) | Hackerspaces | Scoop.it
Makerspaces are increasing common around the world — here's why women should join them.
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/chapter: Introduction / Fablab, Hackerspace, les lieux de fabrication numérique collaboratif

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31st Chaos Communications Congress - Hackaday

31st Chaos Communications Congress - Hackaday | Hackerspaces | Scoop.it
The 31st annual Chaos Communications Congress (31C3) kicked off today and you've already missed some great talks. If you're not in Hamburg, Germany right now, you can watch the talks as they happen on...
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How the Phoenix Startup Economy Found the Space and Tools to Grow

How the Phoenix Startup Economy Found the Space and Tools to Grow | Hackerspaces | Scoop.it
Hardware startups in Phoenix get a boost from a new TechShop makerspace launched in collaboration with Arizona State University.
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A Different Narrative: The Fundi Lab - EE Times

A Different Narrative: The Fundi Lab - EE Times | Hackerspaces | Scoop.it
Linz Craig shares his experiences as a lone American in a new African brand of technology lab, similar to Maker Spaces and Hackerspaces, called Fundi Labs.
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The Maker Movement

The Maker Movement | Hackerspaces | Scoop.it
Preface I've been so busy making making things, making a hackerspace at FamiLAB, making a Maker Faire, talking about Making our Community better, and launching a maker-focused foundation that I don...
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Cool Crowdfunding December 31: Smart watches, and Makerspaces

Cool Crowdfunding December 31: Smart watches, and Makerspaces | Hackerspaces | Scoop.it
Pi Watch See On Kickstarter Omnuino See on Kickstarter LA Makerspace See on Kickstarter Desolenator See on IndieGoGo
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Ever wanted to 3D print your own objects? Now you can

Ever wanted to 3D print your own objects? Now you can | Hackerspaces | Scoop.it
With 3D printing and similar machines only available to the big businesses, fab labs gives the public access to these tools, but what are they? And where can you find one?
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Hydroponic Lettuce Experiment-Vertical Growing

I have taught myself the basics of hydroponics and must have read every report and book on the subject. I have started out farming on the 100 square meter ro...

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The Best Hacking Film You Haven't Seen (Yet) - Forbes

The Best Hacking Film You Haven't Seen (Yet) - Forbes | Hackerspaces | Scoop.it
ForbesThe Best Hacking Film You Haven't Seen (Yet)ForbesWhen was the last time you saw a good documentary about the origins of computer hacking?
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