Maker Culture

The maker culture is a contemporary culture or subculture representing a technology-based extension of DIY culture. Typical interests enjoyed by the maker culture include engineering-oriented pursuits such as electronics, robotics, 3-D printing, and the use of CNC tools, as well as more traditional activities such as metalworking, woodworking, and traditional arts and crafts. The subculture stresses new and unique applications of technologies, and encourages invention and prototyping. There is a strong focus on using and learning practical skills and applying them creatively.
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  • BOSS 2014 Session Two: Create (#BOSS518)

    … think it. Just make progress. Capitalize on surprise. A lot of apps started with something completely different. Do you recall the early roots of Instagram and Netflix? Be flexible to change. Erica Hines, Esq., Intellectual Property Attorney, Heslin Rothenburg Farley & Mesiti P.C. - Intellectual Property Tips for Entrepreneurs Intellectual…

    Janae Derusso/ Overitin Google- 9 readers -
  • What to wear: The perfect outfit for 10 agency roles

    … The look: Fun so you can be serious JWT project manager Olivia Edgren keeps her style fun because her job can be serious. “It breaks up the day for me,” she said. “You also want an outfit that is manageable and owneable as you run around yelling at people.” She goes for loose-fitting denim overalls (rolled up), snug striped t-shirts, vintage…

    Shareen Pathak/ Digiday- 5 readers -
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