Open source and the future of hardware

Live talk presented at Red Hat Summit on May 8, 2019

Consumers are becoming creators. Neil Gershenfeld, Ph.D., Director, MIT Center for Bits and Atoms; Chair, Fab Foundation, discusses how open source hardware and software combine to address society’s fundamental issues in the third digital revolution.

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FAB LABS

Fab Labs are self-contained global maker workshops based on rapid prototyping. Combining open source software and hardware, these platforms empower modern inventors with 3D-printing tools to bring creativity to life around the world.

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