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HKFP reports "Disposable society? Meet the Hongkongers who repair instead of replace"

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HKFP reports "Disposable society? Meet the Hongkongers who repair instead of replace"

Original article : https://www.hongkongfp.com/2016/12/31/fix-it-the-hong-kong-diy-enthusiasts-who-repair-instead-of-replace/ 31 December 2016 00:00 Varsity 10 min read By Rubie Fan, Karin Li, Cindy Gu and Wing Chan Apliu Street in Sham Shui Po is lined with shops and stalls selling electronic components and parts for appliances. But it is getting harder to find any that will also do repairs. Mr Ma, who is in his sixties, is one of the few handymen who still repairs appliances for a living. An electronic shop with repair services on Apliu Street. Photo: Wikicommons. COMMUNITY & EDUCATION ENVIRONMENT & HEALTH HKFP VOICES Disposable society? Meet the Hongkongers who repair instead of replace...

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Maker Education in Holm Glad No.2 Primary School

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Maker Education in Holm Glad No.2 Primary School

  MakerBay is very honoured to be one of the educational partners of the Jockey Club ‘Learning by Doing’ Academy (LBD) of Holm Glad No.2 Primary School to bring the joy of making and citizen science to local primary school students. On 10th December, an official opening ceremony of the LBD was held. We showcased students’ work, opening of the maker workshop and experience sharing with the visitors to demonstrate the different ways of learning. In one of the module of our making classes, P.6 students learned to design and build an aquaponics system from scratch and understand the science behind the...

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MakerBay and BlueInno Technology in SCMP

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MakerBay and BlueInno Technology in SCMP

Well done for the coverage Monica Leung and MakerBay staff at Central branch in PMQ.  To find out more classes check out our calendar and / or contact us.  Original post : https://www.facebook.com/scmplife/videos/1034285806717733/?hc_ref=NEWSFEED  

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Sapphire Voyager, MakerBay Electric Vehicle prototype in Makery

Sapphire Voyager, MakerBay Electric Vehicle prototype in Makery

We are very lucky to have a nice article in French on Makery by Cherise Wong. Thank you!http://www.makery.info/2016/12/13/la-voiture-de-demain-selon-makerbay-est-un-salon-electrique-autonome/ Article in English : http://www.makery.info/en/2016/12/13/la-voiture-de-demain-selon-makerbay-est-un-salon-electrique-autonome/ -- Publié le 13 décembre 2016 par Cherise Fong A l’heure de la voiture électrique pour tous, avec véhicules autonomes à l’horizon, le premier makerspace de Hong Kong a réalisé un prototype de véhicule du futur… Qui ressemble à un dôme sur roulettes. Tokyo, de notre correspondante Depuis son petit atelier de fabrication digitale dans un quartier industriel de Hong Kong, le makerspace Makerbay n’essaie guère de rivaliser avec les Tesla, Bolt EV et autres Icar. César Harada, son fondateur...

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Maker Niles Mak in the Media!

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Maker Niles Mak in the Media!

We are so glad to see our maker Niles Mak featured in the media - well done! Support Niles Mak Campaign on Fringebacker to bring back the #StreetFood Culture with affordable and collapsible food carts! https://www.fringebacker.com/zh-tw/projects/traditional-food-truck-go-go-go/  

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