OH Girls

September 6th, 2013

The Open Hardware Summit has always been an outlier in gender balance at a tech (especially hardware) conference. Maybe because the founders and many of the organisers are women, or maybe the topic draws more women.

Phoenix Perry, game developer, author, and woman, gave a talk at the summit on building a female developer community. Slightly […]

Open hardware footbath

August 29th, 2013

Roland mainboard front

I’m in Japan for the first time, for the 9th annual fablab conference, this time in Yokohama […]

On the shameless exploitation of nice grandmas that is embroidery machines

July 12th, 2011