Make’s 7 Inspirational Women Speaking Out at Maker Faire Bay Area
Preview from Make highlighting the 7 women speaking at Maker Faire this weekend:
We’re obviously excited for Maker Faire, but one of the things we’re REALLY hyped about this year are all the inspirational women that are slated to speak. Check out our list of the talks you won’t want to miss!
You can find the entire schedule on the Maker Faire site along with all the information you need to get your tickets, find parking, and have the best possible time.
Eink, E-paper, Think Ink – Collin shares six segments pondering the unusual low-power display technology that somehow still seems a bit sci-fi – http://adafruit.com/thinkink
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