Posts by Category: Open Source Hardware

Community September 22, 2015 posted by

POC21 Gives Birth to 12 Projects and a Vibrant Community

Just on time! I was lucky enough to come back to France for the final exhibition of POC21. POC21, which stands for Proof of Concept 21, is an indie satellite…

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POC21 Gives Birth to 12 Projects and a Vibrant Community
Open Source Hardware July 2, 2015 posted by

28 Concepts For a Free Society To Know About

Diving deeper into the world of open source, free and collaborative projects, I find myself more and more confused about the vocabulary being used. It feels like over time time layers…

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28 Concepts For a Free Society To Know About
Community June 23, 2015 posted by

The Cardboard Modular Robots of [m]MTM

The success of the class on “How to Make Something That Makes (almost) Anything” taught by Neil Gershenfeld and now a vast international fab lab team at the MIT led to the…

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The Cardboard Modular Robots of [m]MTM
Community May 30, 2015 posted by

OSCE 2015, the 5 Days World Event For a Circular Economy

I keep hearing the words “circular economy” and for some reason it always takes me a few seconds to remember what we’re talking about. It is about round bills? Well, “3D…

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OSCE 2015, the 5 Days World Event For a Circular Economy
Community January 28, 2015 posted by

How to Succeed on littleBits bitLab – Part 1

This article is part of a Special bitLab Week on MakingSociety. In addition of this 2-parts article series, make sure to listen to the podcast episode. Happy prototyping and good…

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How to Succeed on littleBits bitLab – Part 1
Community December 31, 2014 posted by

Makers Pro, Get Ready for 2015!

In this day of transition from 2014 to 2015, it’s a good time to think about where the maker pro movement is going. 2014 was a year of growth. Taking an idea…

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Makers Pro, Get Ready for 2015!
Open Source Hardware December 1, 2014 posted by

Open Source Hardware Business Models

A major question for open source hardware is about its business models. How can you create a sustainable business out of a hardware product that is non-patented and that anyone can…

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Open Source Hardware Business Models
Open Source Hardware November 27, 2014 posted by

On Marketing and Adafruit

Today, I read the post that Adafruit wrote for Thanksgiving, saying that the company will never have any ads, sponsored post, affiliate program or social sharing button on her website….

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On Marketing and Adafruit
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