Google has created an app to turn Android devices into mobile laboratories, in the hopes it will inspire young scientists to explore, measure and test ideas about the world around them.
At the Open Innovation 2.0 Conference in Amsterdam (KIT - Royal Tropical Institute), Marleen Stikker received the Open Innovation Luminary award 2016.
The bio artists Lilian van Daal and Roos Meerman, Cecilia Jonsson and Pei-Ying Lin were announced on 20 May as the winners of the Bio Art & Design Award 2016 (BAD Award).
User-friendly technology is helping drivers of electric cars to efficiently share charging points around the country.
The Copenhagen edition of Trust Me I'm an Artist will feature Heirloom, a project by Gina Czarnecki. The Heirloom project involves growing “skin portraits” of Czarnecki’s daughters.
On May 13th, Transparant Netherlands, a data platform developed at Waag Society in the past months, was launched.
The open access Journal of Sensors has published a research paper called 'Citizen Sensing for Improved Urban Environmental Monitoring'.
The air quality in the Netherlands does not satisfy the European standards, according to a recent report from environmental organisation Milieudefensie.
There are now millions of apps for children, in all sorts and sizes. Parents, teachers and other educators all want the best for their children, but how to find suitable apps?
Do you want to know more about measuring air/water quality or noise levels in the city, than visit one of our three crash courses we organize at the FabCity campus on June 20, 21 and 22.
The XTH Sense harnesses the power of your body to let you interact with connected devices, musical and video software, games and virtual reality in a highly personalized and engaging way.
Fairphone published its own version of Android on April 28th, for everyone to download and to install on their Fairphone 2.
In light of the European project RICHES – the Volkshotel and the Waag opened their doors to the public for the Identity Matters event, a two-day conference about change and the future of heritage.
On 8 April 2016, the European Commission awarded the title of European Capital of Innovation ("iCapital") 2016 to Amsterdam.
Maker education is rising, says Kennisnet in their latest trend report.
Research director Frank Kresin wrote an article for the Dutch monthly 'Informatie' about Digital Social Innovation (DSI).