Author Archives: James Tooze

Skilled Work, Without the Worker

“While the many robots in auto factories typically perform only one function, in the new Tesla factory in Fremont, Calif., a robot might do up to four: welding, riveting, bonding and installing a component.” “This is the future. A new

Skilled Work, Without the Worker

“While the many robots in auto factories typically perform only one function, in the new Tesla factory in Fremont, Calif., a robot might do up to four: welding, riveting, bonding and installing a component.” “This is the future. A new

Makerspace cards

We will be running a workshop at the Brighton Mini Maker Faire. We will be asking visitors to play a simple card game that has them describe their participation in open design, tell us about something they made and sees them imagine

Makerspace cards

We will be running a workshop at the Brighton Mini Maker Faire. We will be asking visitors to play a simple card game that has them describe their participation in open design, tell us about something they made and sees them imagine

Clip It On – workshop

Have something you want to clip on to your bike? Want to play with 3D printing? Bring a thing and your bike and work with us to design and 3D print something to clip it on. During London Design Week

Clip It On – workshop

Have something you want to clip on to your bike? Want to play with 3D printing? Bring a thing and your bike and work with us to design and 3D print something to clip it on. During London Design Week

Brighton Mini Maker Faire

This is the second Brighton Mini Maker Faire. Over 5,000 people piled into the Dome for the first Brighton Mini Maker Faire on September 3rd 2011, to witness the mind-boggling home-made creations of the best inventors, crafters, hackers and DIY-ers from

Brighton Mini Maker Faire

This is the second Brighton Mini Maker Faire. Over 5,000 people piled into the Dome for the first Brighton Mini Maker Faire on September 3rd 2011, to witness the mind-boggling home-made creations of the best inventors, crafters, hackers and DIY-ers from

DARPA + Tech Shop = iFAB

DARPA + Tech Shop = iFAB: flexible & digital manufacturing geared toward the needs of modern mobile infantry iFAB  “The Instant Foundry Adaptive through Bits (iFAB) program looks to lay the groundwork for the development of a foundry-style manufacturing capability—taking

DARPA + Tech Shop = iFAB

DARPA + Tech Shop = iFAB: flexible & digital manufacturing geared toward the needs of modern mobile infantry iFAB  “The Instant Foundry Adaptive through Bits (iFAB) program looks to lay the groundwork for the development of a foundry-style manufacturing capability—taking

Stompy: The Giant, Rideable Walking Robot

The …. project is a great example of the power and potential of open access makerspaces and participation of motivated people passionate about making new things…even if those are robotic spiders you can drive.

Stompy: The Giant, Rideable Walking Robot

The …. project is a great example of the power and potential of open access makerspaces and participation of motivated people passionate about making new things…even if those are robotic spiders you can drive.