Ron Boonstra works as web editor and content manager at the communication department of Waag Society.
The first Fablabs in The Netherlands emerged in 2007, but we were already looking for a workplace to create prototypes long before.
How many people will have thrown their old electric toothbrush in the garbage bin, without realizing it contains a rechargeable battery?
From a recent Dutch research, it shows that households that have a smart meter installed save less energy then was expected. Not so strange, if you look at the way they are introduced.