Vogelaar and her fellow founders made the smart call that people will be more likely to invest in 3D printing if they don’t have to buy printers. By Rachel Lehmann-Haupt (Editor, Women 2.0) Everyone’s been skeptical about whether 3D printing is really going to hit. Female founder Marleen Vogelaar, COO of Shapeways, seems to have [...]
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Cindy Gallop’s site “If We Ran The World” encourages members to tap into great intentions and get help to follow through. Breaking down big goals into “microactions” that members can accomplish to chip away at audacious goals. By Jazmin Hupp (Director of Marketing, Tekserve) In honor of International Women’s Day on March 8, here are [...]
Maker culture started out as a DIY movement… By Renee DiResta (Associate, O’Reilly AlphaTech Ventures) Paul Graham wrote an interesting post today about the emergence of hardware companies in the Silicon Valley startup scene. It’s great to see an increasing number of investors get excited about physical products. I want to take a moment to [...]