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Hangout on-air with Massimo Banzi today

Massimo Banzi

It is time to talk about Maker Faire Rome, and we are going to do that online. Arduino will host a public GooglePlus hangout with Massimo Banzi and his guests from Europe this evening (April 22nd) at 8 PM CET. Everyone is invited to share ideas and inspirations before our event takes place in Rome on October 3-6,…
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How to turn a school into a Makerspace

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In the schools of the future, giving each student a computer with Internet access won’t cut it. The real challenge is to add something else to blackboards and computers: laser cutting machines, milling machines and a series of Arduino microcontrollers. If you read the whole Mentor Makerspace program (MENTOR), it might sound a little far-fetched….
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The very best for artisans and makers, from Florence to Monaco

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If you feel part of the DIY movement, these weeks there are two opportunities that are worth attending. The first is Make Munich in Germany; the second is the ‘Mostra Internazionale dell’Artigianato’ (International Exhibition of Craftwork) in Floorence. Despite the geographical distance on the map, these two events have a lot in common. During the…
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Caine’s Arcade and the 1 million dollars games arcade

Caine's Arcade

We already told Caine‘s story a couple of weeks ago. At 9 years old, the young maker builds a games arcade with cardboard out of his dad’s garage in Los Angeles. By chance a film director walks through the door and decides to tell his story on YouTube. The video explodes online and becomes a…
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