como gadgetworks http://kbia.org en Como Gadget Works: Columbia's own hackerspace http://kbia.org/post/como-gadget-works-columbias-own-hackerspace <p>When you imagine a hacker, you&rsquo;re probably thinking of someone banging away at a keyboard, doing something shadowing and illegal on the internet. &nbsp;These days a lot of hackers are banding together, and it&rsquo;s far from illegal. &nbsp;They&rsquo;re forming groups called hackerspaces--community workshops where hackers (some of whom prefer the term &ldquo;makers&rdquo;) get together to build robots, modify electronics and socialize.</p> Fri, 25 May 2012 21:02:07 +0000 Scarlett Robertson & Scott Pham 14797 at http://kbia.org Como Gadget Works: Columbia's own hackerspace