Blog

  • We learn
    Creative Learning Lab
    16-08-2018
    Henk from Waag tells why we need more hackers and people with the hacker attitude. Teaching this to kids is a good start, he explains.
  • We code
    Future Internet Lab
    09-08-2018
    The last years have seen a growing number of DIY policing-apps assisting citizens in solving crimes themselves. Is this a good development?
  • We care
    Open Design Lab
    01-08-2018
    For eight weeks, more than 20 participants could be found in the Fab Lab working on an open healthcare solution.
  • We care
    Creative Care Lab
    18-07-2018
    The idea was: a meeting between city makers and the minister. But it proved to be the mayor and the king.
  • We code
    Future Internet Lab
    17-07-2018
    The Chinese government is experimenting with a social credit system, which sounds terrifying. But if you look closer, Europe & the U.S. are…
  • We learn
    Future Heritage Lab
    13-07-2018
    The 2019 Taiwan Pavilion at the 58th Venice Biennale will feature Shu Lea Cheang as representative artist.
  • We code
    Smart Citizens Lab
    11-07-2018
    We talk to people of Amsterdam who have a short or long time experience with measuring particulate matter (PM) at home. This time: Nico van Gog.
  • Waag
    Interface
    11-07-2018
    Who are you when the lights go off? During Digital Masquerade, we explored the freedom of anonymity in a physical chatroom.
  • We make
    Open Wetlab
    27-06-2018
    On 22 June, during the WeMakeThe.City festival in Amsterdam, another STARTS Talk was organised. Lucas Evers reports.
  • We code
    Future Internet Lab
    25-06-2018
    'What is the public stack? How can we make the public stack a more viable alternative for the private one, without having to reinvent the wheel?'
  • Waag
    Interface
    25-06-2018
    On Thursday the 21st of June, the exciting conference Next Generation Cities took place. During the conference the positive and negative effects of…
  • We make
    Open Design Lab
    25-06-2018
    All participants of the Fab Academy 2018 have presented their projects. An overview of the graduates from Amsterdam.