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Interesting material from the growing DIY movement involving makershops, hackerspaces and the at-home maker!
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Make a Simple Intercom From a Pair of Corded Phones

Make a Simple Intercom From a Pair of Corded Phones | Maker Stuff | Scoop.it
In this project, I show you how you can make a simple intercom system from a pair of old corded telephones.
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The Incoming Wave of Innovation: Interconnected Microsystems in Everything

The Incoming Wave of Innovation: Interconnected Microsystems in Everything | Maker Stuff | Scoop.it
The Incoming Wave of Innovation: Interconnected Microsystems in Everything Huffington Post Such tools, along with the rapid development of digital design rules and open standards for new fabrication processes, are also enabling innovators to...

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Maker Faire Coming to the White House

Maker Faire Coming to the White House | Maker Stuff | Scoop.it
Today the Obama Administration announced plans to host a Maker Faire at the White House later this year.Read more on MAKE
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DUO Portable: A Homebrew Computer With Keyboard And Display

DUO Portable: A Homebrew Computer With Keyboard And Display | Maker Stuff | Scoop.it
[Jack] is famous 'round these parts for his modern reinterpretations of very early computers. He's created a computer entirely out of logic chips, a microcontroller-powered multicore box, and even ...
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Drones and Makerspaces: Best Marriage Since Chocolate and Peanut Butter

Drones and Makerspaces: Best Marriage Since Chocolate and Peanut Butter | Maker Stuff | Scoop.it
About 50 drone enthusiasts from the DC Area Drone User Group swarmed Nova Labs this past Sunday for an all day build and fly session. Here's a montage of the event.
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What it's like to build a Raspberry Pi accessory startup

What it's like to build a Raspberry Pi accessory startup | Maker Stuff | Scoop.it
A lot of companies are building Raspberry Pi add-ons – Raspberry Pi accessory businesses have been called out by the UK's Daily Telegraph this year as one of their top 2014 startup investments. It gives us enormous ...
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WIG Hovertrain: Innovation Takes Time

WIG Hovertrain: Innovation Takes Time | Maker Stuff | Scoop.it
In 2012, I wanted to share my idea for a form of rapid transportation that uses magnets for propulsion and the wing-in-ground-effect (WIG) for suspension above a track. Various "hovertrain" ideas u...
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Learning Labs: Making Makers

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Learning Labs is a membership-driven organization designed to help Canadians find the best digital literacy-related learning opportunities near them.
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OpenBCI: An Open Source Brain-Computer Interface For Makers

A customizable and fully open brain-computer interface platform that gives you access to high-quality brain wave data.
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Mullica Hill library to build 'Makerspace' with 3D printer, 3D scanner, more

Mullica Hill library to build 'Makerspace' with 3D printer, 3D scanner, more | Maker Stuff | Scoop.it
Mullica Hill library to build 'Makerspace' with 3-D printer, scanner NJ.com Gloucester County Library System's Mullica Hill branch will be the first location in the county to have a 3-D printer, 3-D scanner and vinyl cutter as part of a new...
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Makerspaces and bringing artwork and manufacturing back to the US

Makerspaces and bringing artwork and manufacturing back to the US | Maker Stuff | Scoop.it
Boston University just opened a giant facility which we might call a “Makerspace.” But that is an understatement. EPIC is the new manufacturing training center for Boston University. There are rows of 3D Printers, Laser Cutters ...
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Denver Mini Maker Faire May 3-4 – Call for Makers Deadline March 16

Denver Mini Maker Faire May 3-4 – Call for Makers Deadline March 16 | Maker Stuff | Scoop.it
"Denver Mini Maker Faire May 3-4 – Call for Makers Deadline March 16" http://t.co/xoKiurtuBY
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Satisfying way to ‘Build’ Projects

Satisfying way to ‘Build’ Projects | Maker Stuff | Scoop.it
When you’re writing code for your next big creation, chances are that you build/debug the project 100’s of times a day. Sure, the keyboard hotkey gets the job done, but is it really that satisfying?
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Putting Your Retro Computer On the Line

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With it being BBS Week over on RetroBattlestations , many people are trying to get their retro computers online so they can connect to a BBS over the Internet.
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DIY Low-cost ROV underwater Video Cameras | STEMulate Learning

DIY Low-cost ROV underwater Video Cameras | STEMulate Learning | Maker Stuff | Scoop.it
Tweets for @STEMulateOrg. My Tweets. Recent Project Blog Posts: DIY Low-cost ROV underwater Video Cameras · “Exploring The Depths with OpenROV” #SciFund Challenge Video · During the 30-day #SciFund Challenge ...
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DUKTiG children mini-kitchen - IKEA Hackers

DUKTiG children mini-kitchen - IKEA Hackers | Maker Stuff | Scoop.it
Clever ideas and hacks for your IKEA (Wonderful toy kitchen build using a Pi and Ikea gubbins: wish there was a complete writeup!
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Olaf Breuning’s Snow Drawing

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If you happen to have a lot of snow and food coloring on your hands at the moment, then you might consider turning you local slopes into a canvas like artist Olaf Breuning did with this recent work called Snow Drawing.Read more on MAKE...
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Life-Sized Pirate Ship from Cardboard

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Treasure Island enthusiasts and friends Josh, Mikey, and Joel created a monumental tribute to the pirate life with a life-sized ship, complete with buxom figurehead, made entirely from cardboard and hot glue in just 5 days.Read more on MAKE...
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Free curriculum for maker-kids: toy hacking, 3D printing, Arduino rovers and more!

Free curriculum for maker-kids: toy hacking, 3D printing, Arduino rovers and more! | Maker Stuff | Scoop.it
Free curriculum for maker-kids: toy hacking, 3D printing, Arduino rovers and more!

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arduino beginners course   blinky to motors

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Makerspace: iCreate Intro

A quick look at some of the activities in the new Shackelford Makerspace: iCreate area. (RT @ShackLibrary: Makerspace? What's a Makerspace? http://t.co/UjpaA726RZ. Coming in February!
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Makerspaces and libraries: two great flavors that taste great together

Makerspaces and libraries: two great flavors that taste great together | Maker Stuff | Scoop.it
Makerspaces and libraries: two great tastes that taste great together Boing Boing Alex Duner describes the rise and rise of makerspaces in libraries, rattling off an impressive list of public libraries that have taken the mission of turning...
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A Visit to the World Maker Faire in New York

A Visit to the World Maker Faire in New York | Maker Stuff | Scoop.it
If you missed the World Maker Faire in New York City, you can pick up Circuit Cellar's February issue for highlights of the innovative projects and hackers represented there.Veteran electronics DIYer and magazine columnist Jeff Bachiochi is the...
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World Maker Faire: OpenROV 2.5 Underwater Robot

We catch up with David Lang and Eric Stackpole, the creators of the OpenROV project, to learn about what's new in version 2.5 of their underwater robot. Sinc...
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We will be crowdfunding an OpenROV to expand our summer ROV STEM workshop capabilities through the #SciFund Challenge at Microryza. Details will be posted on our blog: http://STEMulate.org

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