Building an Open Source Eco-Village

Open Source Village

People involved in the maker movement are coming up with all sorts ideas to both help the planet and improves people’s lives — such as this idea for an open source village.

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Maker Movement and FOSS: Two Sides of the Same Coin?

Joel Gordon maker movement

When you think about it, “making” is just a more down-to-earth and less abstract version of coding, with results you touch and feel instead of experience on a screen.

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Just Because It Says ‘Open Source Hardware’ Doesn’t Mean It Really Is

Open Source Hardware logo

Is it “organic,” or just merely “natural?” Is it really “open source hardware,” or merely hardware with a degree of openess? David Jones explains the problem in identifying which is which and who is whom. […]

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‘Show-and-Tell’ Cool Maker Projects on Hangouts

Show-and-Tell Maker Movement

Wow! This live Hangout show looks a lot like a DIY version of one of the morning shows on over-the-air TV — and if there’s any doubt that the maker movement thrives on open source, […]

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