On Invention and Making

It would seem that the opposition to the the Ahmed Mohamed situation has derided into an almost comical “debate” as to whether or not his homebrewed clock was worthy of being considered an invention or not; and I suppose therefore questioning his motives?  I am not sure really what the purpose of adults denigrating a…

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Why I Stand With Ahmed

This past week a young 9th grader in Irving, Texas was arrested for his curiosity. Ahmed Mohamed, like many teenage nerds (For the record I am also a teenage nerd, I just happen to have an additional 15 years of experience) has innate desire to understand how things work and a desire to make things they conceive…

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I Stand With Ahmed

Gears of Resistance Episode #15 20 September 2015             http://greenshoegarage.com/podcast/GOR/2015/GOR_0015_20SEP15.mp3   This week the stories are: We Need The Right To Repair Our Gadgets How Tech Companies Can Build A ‘Can Do’ Generation #IStandWithAhmed | Twitter | GoFundMe Fishino – The Arduino for the Internet of Things Octopart Common Parts Library for Prototyping…

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