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Makers : the new industrial revolution

Author: Chris Anderson
Publisher: New York : Crown Business, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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"Wired" magazine editor and bestselling author Anderson takes readers to the front lines of a new industrial revolution as today's entrepreneurs, using open source design and 3-D printing, bring manufacturing to the desktop
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Genre/Form: E-Books
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Anderson, Chris.
Makers.
New York : Crown Business, ©2012
(DLC) 2012014398
(OCoLC)773021736
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Chris Anderson
ISBN: 9780307720979 0307720977 9780771007613 0771007612 9781448136803 1448136806
OCLC Number: 812195098
Description: 1 online resource (viii, 257 pages) : illustrations
Contents: The revolution. The invention revolution ; The new industrial revolution ; The history of the future ; We are all designers now ; The long tail of things --
The future. The tools of transformation ; Four desktop factories ; Open hardware ; Reinventing the biggest factories of all ; The open organization ; Financing the Maker movement ; Maker businesses ; The factory in the Cloud ; DIY biology --
The shape of the industrial world --
Appendix. The 21st-century workshop. Getting started with CAD ; Getting started with 3-D printing ; Getting started with 3-D scanning ; Getting started with laser cutting ; Getting started with laser cutting ; Getting started with CNC machines ; Getting started with electronics.
Responsibility: Chris Anderson.

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Now the same is happening to manufacturing - the world of things.Chris Anderson, bestselling author of The Long Tail, explains how this is happening: how such technologies as 3D printing and  Read more...

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Anderson is a sort of capitalist revolutionary, and Makers is the industrial chapter in a larger manifesto for the democratizing force of the internet. * Seven, Sunday Telegraphy * A fascinating and Read more...

 
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