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December 2014 – Professional journal IEEE Computer magazine’s December 2014 issue is all about the Maker Movement. What’s more, they’ve made it their sole free issue of the year! We’re honored that four Make: Book authors are featured: Brian David Johnson (21st Century Robot), Carla Diana (LEO the Maker Prince), AnnMarie Thomas (Making Makers) and Eri Gentry (contributor, Maker Pro).  Download your free issue here today.

February 8, 2014Meet the Makers. The DIY ethos has spilled into schools, reminding educators how much students can learn when they use their hands. (Scholastic)

January 24, 2014 – Hobbyists pilot small drones for dogfights, photography (CNN)

September 24, 2013 – From Maker to Market: Top 5 Tips for Future Makers (Machine Design)

August 22, 2013 – Can the summer camp experience translate to a Google Hangout? (Washington Post)

August 20, 2013 – Can We Trust Google With the Stratosphere? (The Atlantic)

August 19, 2013 - U.S. Schools Need More STEM Training, Better Broadband (CIO)

August 8, 2013 – Robot scouts to fight fires, patrol power lines (FOX News)

August 7, 2013 – Google Brings STEM Education to the Streets with Geek Fair (MetroFocus) 

August 5, 2013 – Maker Dale Dougherty To Show and Tell at Heroes of Discovery On September 25 at Eisemann Center (PR Newswire)

July 21, 2013 – Maker Camp: Online projects for teens (amNew York)

July 17, 2013 – Maker Camp Is Cool, Educational, Inspiring, Free and Virtual (TIME.com)

July 12, 2013 – MOOCs Meet “Makers” in Virtual Summer Camp (Education Week)

July 11, 2013 – With Maker Camp, students join a virtual campfire this summer (Amplify)

July 10, 2013 – Not All Screen Time is Wasted Time…Even in the Summer (Family Circle)

July 9, 2013 – Maker Camp 2013 kicks off six weeks of DIY fun for teens (Engadget)

July 9, 2013 – 5 Free Summer STEM Learning Opportunities for All Ages (Parents)

July 9, 2013 – Google and Maker Faire’s annual summer camp returns to promote science and creativity to teens (The Next Web)

July 8, 2013 – Google And Make Magazine Beat The Classroom With Virtual Science Camp For Teens (TechCrunch)

July 8, 2013 – Kids Need Some Summer Fun? Maker Camp Launches Today! (GeekDad)

July 8, 2013 – Free Maker Camp: Teens Build, Solder, Code on Google+ (Babble)

July 8, 2013 – Google+ Maker Camp Returns for Second DIY Summer (PCMag)

July 8, 2013 – Google destroys boredom with summer ‘Maker Camp’ for kids 13 and up (VentureBeat)

July 8, 2013 – Maker movement propels O’Reilly spinoff (North Bay Business Journal)

July 8, 2013 – Need summer fun? Online kids camp launches today (FOX Tampa Bay) 

July 8, 2013 – Combat Kids’ Summer Boredom With Maker Camp (ReadWrite)

July 8, 2013 – Maker Camp – a free, online summer camp for teens on Google+ starts today (Boing Boing)

July 2, 2013 – An online summer camp for maker kids (CNN)