This is a happy project hacking at the institutional problem…
The story is very emotional with adult concepts, and dialogue…
Hopefully new start up companies and existing small companies will leap on this opportunity.
More competition to the mega-corps is a good development, and alternatives to the current financial hegemony is a necessity.
Farm Hack is an example of an open source tool that is enabling innovation in the farming community.
Maker Faire Orlando September 13 & 14 2014
At Maker Faire Orlando we will have a LEGO quadcopter project, a solar-powered pollution monitor system, Minecraft animatronics, some Arduino and Raspberry Pi projects, and more.
Aside from the hacking specific stuff almost anything useful to a system
administrator for setting up and administering networks will also be useful for
exploring them. This includes familiarity with the windows command prompt and unix
shell, basic scripting skills, knowledge of ldap, kerberos, active directory,
At first, makerspaces – also known as hackerspaces, techshops, tech centers, and many other names – seemed to be perfect storms of local talent converging and organizing into something impressively novel and innovative.
We often view finance as a niche area characterised by numbers, complex graphs, and professionals wielding obscure techniques, but the sector is in fact underpinned by human relationships, power dynamics and philosophical concepts that we all intuitively understand. Realising this is a great step towards keeping the financial commons open.
“First, what do we mean by the DIY and Maker Movements? We think of movements as the organized action of a group of people following a common ideological or cultural path. The DIY and Maker Movements certainly fit that description.…
EVENTS: Ongoing friendly contest: Pulse Motor Build Off 2013 Aug 25 – Sept. 22, 2013 http://rwgresearch.com/events/pulse-motor-build-off-2013/ 2013 Breakthrough Energy conference Oct 10 – 12, 2013 “With over 30 speakers, two conference rooms and a 3 day program, this event is…