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Maker Faire Rome: latest updates following the meeting with Neil Gershenfeld

Strength behind the makers is not owed to 3D printers or laser cutters, but to people. This is what Neil Gershenfled clearly emphasized on 24 May in Rome during the Atoms, Bits & People workshop – a networking event for businesses, fabbers and onlookers organised by the Maker Faire Rome with the U.S. embassy and…
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Print your prosthesis at home in 3D

Robohand IT

3D printers have a fantastic potential. From the printer’s molten plastic extruder you can produce a gun as happened in the United States, or a low cost prosthesis such as that developed by the Waag Society in the Netherlands. Fortunately, the story of Richard Van As, master carpenter in Johannesburg, South Africa, has something in…
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A journey through makers’ Italy

Makers Ena Granulo IT

Milan, Florence and Simbario: three different cities joined together by an imaginary line that leads to innovation. In each of them, stories of fabbers and makers intertwine, told by “the Italian savoire-faire”. It is a short film published on Vimeo, entirely produced, written, directed, edited and post-produced by filmmaker Ena Granulo (@EnaKG). The original soundtrack…
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