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Open Design Definition workshop at OKFestival 2014 in Berlin

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At the recent OKFestival in Berlin, where over 1,000 open-everything enthusiasts and experts gathered for 3 days in the charming Kulturbrauerei, a workshop was held by the Open Design & Hardware Working Group to expand the

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It’s Hardware Freedom Day on Saturday – join the fun!

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On Saturday, March 15 2014, it is Hardware Freedom Day Рa yearly celebration of Open Hardware!

Every year since 2004 hundreds of teams have been celebrating¬†Software Freedom Day, often showcasing Open Hardware in the process. At …

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Introducing our project for Burning Man 2014: The Tree of Knowledge

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Members of the Open Design & Hardware Working Group have been working these last few months on putting together a project proposal for the magnificent Burning Man festival which takes place every year in August in the desolate Black Rock

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Fabfuse 2013 on Grassroots Knowledge Sharing

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Last summer over 50 people from across the globe gathered at the FabLab Amersfoort in the Netherlands for the first Grassroots FabLab conference, called FABFUSE.
They discussed and researched ways for communities to set up an organize local workplaces like …

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