Meet the TED 2012 Fellows – 2 are open-source hardware makers!

2012 Photostrip

2012 TED fellows great list of folks, two of them are very familiar to the open-source hardware community!

Ayah Bdeir (Lebanon | US) – Engineer + artist
Lebanese artist, inventor and founder of littleBits, an open source system of pre-assembled circuits that snap together with magnets — making learning about electronics fun, easy and creative.


Bre Pettis (US) – Maker
Inventor, maker, and founder of MakerBot Industries, a company producing the Thing-O-Matic, the first affordable 3D printer.


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