The Gadget I Love: Limor ‘LadyAda’ Fried & The Samsung Techwin SMT SM482 Pick & Place Machine

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The Gadget I Love: Limor ‘LadyAda’ Fried & The Samsung Techwin SMT SM482 Pick & Place Machine — People & Gadgets @ Medium. Our Ladyada was asked what her favorite gadget was for an article on Medium, she picked her pick and place 🙂

The founder of Adafruit talks about her latest gadget that builds gadgets. When you think about open source, software is the thing that springs to mind. But the open source movement is not all about software: there is open source hardware as well, where the designer releases all of the plans of the device so anyone can build their own. Limor Fried is one of the leading lights of this movement.

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2 Comments

  1. Incredible photos, as usual, John. 🙂 You never cease to amaze me.

  2. Thanks, Derek! 🙂

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