Lorenzo Mannella

Tutta la storia di Arduino in una tesi di laurea

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Se ci pensate, anche il Movimento dei Makers ha una storia alle spalle. Era il 2005 e nelle aule dell’Interactive Design Institute di Ivrea nasceva la prima scheda Arduino. Per chi non lo conoscesse, è il microcontroller open source che ha spalancato le porte dell’elettronica a migliaia di designer e creativi. La sua storia ha…
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The complete history of Arduino in a degree thesis

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  If you think about it, the Makers Movement has its own history behind it. It was in 2005, in the classrooms of the Interactive Design Institute in Ivrea, Italy, that the first Arduino board was born. For those unfamiliar with it, this is an Open Source microcontroller that has opened the doors of electronics…
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We Are Makers: who wants to tell the story of the new industrial revolution?

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The best way in which to tell the story of the Makers is by showing what they create. Said and done: the images speak for themselves during the 17 minute long documentary film “We Are Makers“, an American documentary directed by Nathan Driskell and Mathew Bardwell, designer and sound engineer respectively at Learning Studio. The…
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The 10 best DIY lamps available today

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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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The 10 types of makers-related jobs

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Please do not call it a hobby: the Makers movement has spread almost all over the world producing ideas and projects with a future. Think of Arduino, the open source microcontroller produced in Ivrea (click here for a tour around the plant) or different 3D printer models produced in the USA and Europe. According to…
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