Maker – a documentary on the Maker movement

I can’t help feeling excited when I see the date booked for the screening of the Maker movie. Among events from other countries, there are screenings in America, Europe, Africa and other countries in Asia. For the very first time, this amazing and adequate documentary video is screening in Viet Nam. I helped to translate the movie’s subtitles by accident but it brings me a very good feeling when I can have a chance to contribute a little bit in bringing this amazing movie to the Vietnamese community.

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And once again, I keep saying this movie is amazing, and it is not because I helped to translate it for sure. It is amazing because it is informative, inspiring and you’d love to watch it. Now here’s why:Read More »

Visiting Makerspace Bangkok

This is the second part of the article on makers in Bangkok (see part 1 here). I was quite lucky that the 2 spaces I found were pretty close to my hotel in the east part of Bangkok. One that I missed but will try to meet next time I’m in Bangkok is fablab@school.

The previous article was about Maker Zoo. This article is about Makerspace Bangkok.

Makerspace Bangkok 

Makerspace Bangkok is an initiative from John, from the Netherlands, who has been living in Thailand for more than 10 years. He couldn’t find any place to make his own stuff, soRead More »

Our first 3D Printer / Chiếc máy in 3D đầu tiên của chúng tôi

We got this printer from 3dmaker.vn. The model is a Prusa i3. We chose it because it’s cheap and we could buy a kit and build it ourselves. We bought it thanks to the prize we won in the NASA Space App challenge.

Chiếc máy in model Prusa I3 này được đặt mua tại 3dmaker.vn. Lí do chúng tôi chọn  sản phẩm này vì giá rẻ và được bán theo bộ gồm những linh kiện rời để có thể tự lắp đặt tại nhà . Chúng tôi đã dùng số tiền thưởng từ cuộc thi “NASA Space App Challenge” để mua nó.

Here’s a short video to see it action. Dưới đây là một đoạn video ngắn về sản phẩm:

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