ubuntu-us-nj Software Freedom Day EVENT (Philly Region)

jim fisher jedijf at myfisher.org
Thu Aug 18 22:50:37 UTC 2011


If you want to get started early, check this out:

http://digifabindustries.blogspot.com/

I am sure there will be more in the area after SFD as well.

On 8/18/11, jim fisher <jedijf at myfisher.org> wrote:
> Philadelphia Area Computer Society SFD Extravaganza <http://pacsnet.org/>
>
> Supported by Ubuntu US PA Local Community
> Team<http://ubuntupennsylvania.org/>
> .
>
>
>
> September 17, 2011 “Open-Source 3D Printing” by Members of
> Hive76<http://hive76.org/>
>
> 3D printing would have been science fiction just a short time ago. Now
> there
> are many printers available at affordable prices. Hive76 members will be
> demonstrating one this month. It’s an open-hardware model using open-source
> software.
>
> They have offered to ‘print’ any 3d object that a PACS member makes with
> Blender (preferred) or Google Sketchup. If there are more objects than time
> available, members can visit Hive76 open houses to print their ‘things’.
>
> The September meeting coincides with Software Freedom Day. SFD celebrates
> Free and Open Source Software (FOSS). If you think FOSS is just Linux, it’s
> much more than. Free and open source applications exist for Windows, Linux,
> and Mac desktops see this. The Linux SIG will devote their session to FOSS.
>
> --
> jim fisher
> Jedijf
>
> irc freenode  #ubuntu-us-pa
> www.myfisher.org
>
> "Do, or do not. There is no 'try.'"
>   --  Jedi Master Yoda
>


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