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Wednesday 23 March 2016

Soon everything will be recorded and can used against you. Frank Kresin sees two ways out: a radical emphasis on privacy and a fundamental reconsideration of a number of laws and rules.

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Tuesday 22 March 2016

On the 9th of March, the doors of 'Huis de Pinto' were open for everyone interested around the theme of 'MakeHealth'.

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Monday 21 March 2016

Gdansk, ‘the city of freedom’, once famous for breaking free from Soviet rulers, was stage of the Personal Democracy Forum on reconnecting citizens.

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Thursday 17 March 2016

The message that Plume Labs started measuring air quality in London with pigeons also reached the Dutch media in the past days. Could it be repeated in Amsterdam maybe?

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Monday 14 March 2016

Many inspiring and interesting people have stopped by the Waag over the past twenty years, but this evening was special in many ways.

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Monday 07 March 2016

One month after the annual Transmediale in Berlin, Frank Kresin feels the urge to look back on the experience. It painted a bleak picture; how to move forward?

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Thursday 03 March 2016

In the Textiles and Clothing Business Labs project, Waag Society works with partners from all across Europe to share knowledge while exploring alternatives for the textile and clothing industry.

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Wednesday 02 March 2016

With Cellular Propeller, Howard Boland seeks to investigate one of the possibilities of synthetic biology: the bringing together of organic and synthetic materials in the creation of new pseudo-organisms.

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Friday 26 February 2016

This week, the third BioHack Academy had a kickoff and students learned their first lesson: 'With great bio-power comes great responsibility'.

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Thursday 25 February 2016

Every Tuesday night we open up the Wetlab for anyone who is interested in learning, making, doing new cool bio-concepts and bio-things. Since the beginning of this year we have changed the format a little bit.

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Thursday 18 February 2016

What moves web designers these days? To find an answer to this question, Martin Risseeuw visited the AWWWARDS conference in Amsterdam in January.

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Wednesday 17 February 2016

PhD student Mike van Diest (SPRINT/UMCG research centre) has developed a game to help seniors improve their balance at home. Improved balance can prevent falls.

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Tuesday 16 February 2016

Maker education for all just got one step closer. On February 11th, Platform Maker Education launched its website, makereducation.nl, at the Balie in Amsterdam.

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Thursday 04 February 2016

How to solve real problems with the use of technology? That is the central question of the ongoing campaign of the Vodafone Foundation in The Netherlands.

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Tuesday 02 February 2016

The next performance in the Trust Me, I'm an Artist (TMIAA) project will take place at the transmediale festival in Berlin. I interviewed Lucas Evers, head of Open Wetlab, about the project.

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Wednesday 27 January 2016

In a Dutch article about Wikipedia, on the occassion of the 15th anniversary of the encyclopedia, there was a listing of the most read articles in Dutch in 2015. 'Paper sizes' is on number four, why could that be?

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