During the Social Enterprise Day on 22 May 2015, Fairphone was announced winner of the 'Social Enterprise Award'.
Facebook Liberation Army demands a free and fair Facebook. And the liberation movement starts in the Stadsschouwburg Amsterdam on 23 June 2015.
The 6th edition will be about "Data for a better life". This edition will be English spoken.
The project, CodePower, is a partnership between Waag Society and CodeUur foundation. Together, we're offering a range of courses to get teachers familiar with the basics of programming.
People and things will be more connected to each other than ever before, making access more important than ownership. This is why Martin Risseeuw is creating Openthings.
Last November, Waag Society's Maptime chapter started with an introduction meeting on digital mapmaking - six months and six meetups later, we've covered a wide range of subjects!
On 13 May 2015, the first Amsterdam Smart Citizens Lab was held. More than 50 citizens, scientists and technicians gathered to gain more insight in their city.
Waag Society recently hosted the Hacking Culture Talks, which included four experts who spoke about media strategies and the potential of cross-media, interactive concepts for broadcasters and the museum sector.
A Dutch startup called Refil is now making recycled 3D printer filament from old car dashboards. Can it match regular PLA, which is biodegradable and is derived from renewable resources?