Sunday, September 15, 2013

The Makers Movement: Future of Manufacturing

Chris Anderson, editor-in-chief of Wired magazine, contends that America is on the verge of a new industrial revolution spurred by advances in computing. The author profiles a selection of start-up industrialists, "makers," who are using social media, crowd sourcing, and open source software to redefine American industry and manufacturing. Chris Anderson speaks at the Commonwealth Club of California in San Francisco.

This is pretty exciting possibilities.