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by jet
Sat Oct 27, 2018 1:15 am
Forum: Places to Make
Topic: Protohaven
Replies: 2
Views: 1694

Re: Protohaven

Yes, they just don't have much in the way of PR or media management.
by jet
Tue Jan 16, 2018 12:13 am
Forum: Makerspace News
Topic: TechShop News
Replies: 3
Views: 1715

Re: TechShop News

received this email today from TS2: ------ Just 2 months ago TechShop closed all its locations. For me, and probably many of you, it seems much longer. This has been a negotiation with many ups and downs. I believe dreams realized and value created at TechShop are worth the effort. TechShop is more ...
by jet
Mon Jan 08, 2018 5:49 pm
Forum: Places to Make
Topic: Protohaven
Replies: 2
Views: 1694

Protohaven

Protohaven is happening -- they have laser cutters, are accepting memberships, and running work parties to get the shop running.

https://www.protohaven.org
by jet
Sun Dec 10, 2017 5:25 pm
Forum: Makerspace News
Topic: TechShop News
Replies: 3
Views: 1715

Re: TechShop News

Anyone else have problems with the techshop2.com server? I've tried to fill out their newsletter signup page with my contact info and the response is a JSON screen.
by jet
Sat Nov 18, 2017 6:45 pm
Forum: Makerspace News
Topic: TechShop News
Replies: 3
Views: 1715

Re: TechShop News

From chad@hackpittsburgh.org Hi fellow maker spaces! This is a copy of the previous email with some updates and a proper subject line. Meeting notes from Thursday will be coming out soon. I felt this is a higher priority then typing up my hand written notes. From our meeting on Thursday, I’ve spoke ...
by jet
Wed Aug 23, 2017 4:16 am
Forum: Initial Planning Steps
Topic: TechShop open house meetings
Replies: 8
Views: 3058

Re: TechShop open house meetings

[my notes of the 22 August meeting. Apologies for mispelling everyone's names, emacs autocorrect is teh s uck --jet] old business ------------ team formed for protohaven.org [PH] devon, gad, louise, and erin -> contact hello@protohaven.org forming good connections using small, focused teams. old pla...
by jet
Tue Aug 15, 2017 3:42 pm
Forum: Makerspace News
Topic: Greater Pittsburgh News
Replies: 0
Views: 812

Greater Pittsburgh News

http://www.nextpittsburgh.com/city-design/pogo-phds-unite-create-wilkinsburg-community-forge/ Nick Ryan sits inside the old principal’s office at Wilkinsburg’s Johnston Elementary. The PA system rests on the desk next to him, silent since the school closed in 2012. He and a group of seven other inve...
by jet
Wed Aug 02, 2017 6:23 pm
Forum: Initial Planning Steps
Topic: TechShop open house meetings
Replies: 8
Views: 3058

Re: TechShop open house meetings

Karen's notes from last night's meeting: __________________________ Tuesday Update meeting - 8/1/17 Agenda 1. Discussion of name 2. Discussion of Statement of Purpose 3. Vote - Motion: to move forward on forming a PA non-profit Any Other Business 1) Business Plan working Group 2) Presence at Maker F...
by jet
Sun Jul 30, 2017 3:04 am
Forum: How Many Spaces Do We Need?
Topic: Groups of Makers
Replies: 4
Views: 2167

Re: Groups of Makers

FWIW, I think of Boxyz as "hardcore professionals". If I ran a maker space today and that sort of client came in I'd negotiate an investment in their company with time and space at my shop. Staunton Makerspace has an interesting for-profit model. Low rates for hackers/hobby folk and higher rates for...
by jet
Thu Jul 27, 2017 4:40 am
Forum: Rules and Regulations
Topic: Registering a new account
Replies: 1
Views: 1526

Re: Registering a new account

Hi,

New spammer filter seems to be working. We'll still need to authorize your account, but that should happen within a day.

Sorry about the delay, but we were getting hit with hundreds of spam accounts *per hour* from Russia.