Lorenzo Mannella

FABtotum, the Italian 3D printer that’s ready for crowdfunding

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The only limit to the imagination of a Maker is the tools they have to work with. Give them a good set of tools and you won’t be able to stop them. Alternatively, give them a  FABtotum – a jack-of-all-trades machine that fuses a laser scanner, 3D printer and CNC milling machine. Naturally, this is the…
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This is a job for Makers: breathtaking footage from the Drone Dudes

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Filming extreme sports with a video camera slung over one’s shoulder is even more insane than throwing oneself off a bridge. This is why Drone Dudes have thrown everything they have into their radio-controlled octocopter, fitted with an HD camera operated from the ground. If you need an amazing shot, call them and they will arrive…
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“The Maker”, a cartoon for those who live creatively

The Maker

A mysterious figure is moving around a lab, fiddling with an old book. If he didn’t have bunny ears we’d think he was an alchemist. In fact, the protagonist of The Maker is a bit like all of us. He lives his life and wants to leave something of substance to those who come after…
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Who is the inventor with the 400 dollar robotic arm

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Easton LaChappelle (@EastonLaChappel) is 17 years old and is an inventor. At the age of 14 he decided to make a robotic hand out of Lego. It was little more than a game, but it worked. Soon afterwards, the young inventor realised that he could dare to go even further. So, with the help of…
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