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Superbk
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re: Slideshow: Maker Faire returns to Silicon Valley
Superbk   6/3/2013 6:21:06 PM
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Raleight is this month! I hope to go. Thanks for covering this.

Colton
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re: Slideshow: Maker Faire returns to Silicon Valley
Colton   5/30/2013 9:11:58 AM
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Oh, thanks very much.

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re: Slideshow: Maker Faire returns to Silicon Valley
stvw   5/29/2013 3:40:57 PM
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Yep - it was actually too busy on Saturday afternoon to enjoy it. Next year (3rd year attending) I'm going to go EARLY!!!! This is the only place on earth where I'm considered normal;-)

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re: Slideshow: Maker Faire returns to Silicon Valley
BusBoard.com_ProtoBoards   5/27/2013 9:27:25 PM
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Correction: I counted only 11 major Maker Faires (not dozens), but there are 61 mini-Maker Faires in 2013. The largest Maker Faire is the original Bay Area event, and they had around 120k people this year. Here are the cities with major Maker Faires: Seoul (Korea) Raleigh (NC) Kansas City (KS) Detroit (MI) Hannover (Germany) Fort Wayne Regional (IN) World New York (NYC) Rome (Italy) Bay Area (San Mateo, CA) Taipei (Taiwan) Newcastle (UK)

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re: Slideshow: Maker Faire returns to Silicon Valley
BusBoard.com_ProtoBoards   5/27/2013 9:06:09 PM
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There are dozens of major Maker Faire events in major cities (Bay Area, New York, Detroit, Rome...) and mini-Maker Faires in smaller cities. http://makerfaire.com/ Here's a list of the upcoming Faires: http://makerfaire.com/map/ I count 50 upcoming Faires this year.

Sparky_Watt
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re: Slideshow: Maker Faire returns to Silicon Valley
Sparky_Watt   5/22/2013 9:49:40 PM
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Do these appear all over the country or just at select locations? How can you find out about one of these near you comfortably in advance?

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re: Slideshow: Maker Faire returns to Silicon Valley
rick merritt   5/22/2013 1:54:21 PM
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What did you see that I missed? Or go looking for that you failed to find?

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re: Slideshow: Maker Faire returns to Silicon Valley
EREBUS0   5/21/2013 8:46:57 PM
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I wish I could go to one of these, they look like a real blast of creativity.



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