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Maker Day 2014, digital artisans meet on Friday 28th

They are from all over Europe and their sole objective is innovation. They are the  Makers – “digital artisans” – and on Friday 28 March  they will all come together at Maker Day, a first meeting to share the very essence of the maker revolution: start from an idea, implement it and put it at the service…
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From the Rome Maker Faire – The European Edition to the Silicon Valley

On 3 March, four makers that participated in the first Rome Maker Faire – The European Edition will have the honour and task to present their projects at the Italian Innovation Day organised by the Mind The Bridge Foudation with the support of the Italian Consulate in San Francisco. The Italian Innovation Day, a prestigious…
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Filabot Wee, the machine for recycling makers’ plastic

filabot Wee

It’s called the Filabot Wee and it transforms plastic pellets into filaments for 3D printers. The kit is available on the Filabot site at $620. According to the creators of the machine, producing your own plastic filaments will cost 90% less than the price of the products on the market. All you need do is…
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The 10 best DIY lamps available today

8. nay lamp

After seeing these photos, it’s difficult to agree that lamps are boring objects. The light bulbs themselves might remain unchanged, but everything that surrounds them can assume incredible forms. And there’s more: beyond the original design that makes each of these lamps unique, there are also 3D printing techniques and integrated Open Source hardware. Have…
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How to build a drone in 10 minutes with any object

Drone It Yourself

A bicycle wheel abandoned in the street may find itself circling above the city in a matter of minutes. The same applies to keyboards, books and any other object that is light enough. If you’re curious to know what we are talking about, take note of this name, DIY (Drone It Yourself): this is the kit made…
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