Posts Categorized: Meet the Makers

Maker Faire Rome sneak peek #2: great inventions for kids (and their parents)

sparktruck robot arm

Want to see a RC car you can control with your smartphone? Are you a big fan of robots, no matter if they are made of strange materials? Then you have to check Maker Faire Rome’s exhibitors list and discover the coolest inventions around. Want something more? Check out this sneak peek of playful projects:…
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Meet the makers: projects you won’t afford to miss at the Maker Faire Rome

loci_3d-printed-sculpture

credits: Andrew Spitz / Loci Maker Faire Rome is about to open, and there are already more than 150 makers signed up and ready to amaze you. The complete list is constantly being updated. Anyway, we are still tightening the last screws, but at least we can give you some tips about must­-see projects. The…
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How to understand the makers through Cory Doctorow

cory doctorow

Copy, vary and copy again.  The instinct to take the best of everything and transform it into something new is within each and every one of us. This is the opinion of Cory Doctorow, blogger and writer born in Toronto in 1971. Cory has written an entire book on the makers’ movement called, not surprisingly,…
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