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The creator of GrassrootsMapping.org and co-founder and Research Director for Public Lab, Jeffrey Warren designs mapping and community science tools and professionally flies balloons and kites. He leads the coding community at Public Lab, and has developed the vector-mapping framework Cartagen and grassroots mapping tool MapKnitter, as well as open spectral database and toolkit Spectral Workbench.

He is on the board of of the Open Source Hardware Association and served from 2015-17 as Vice President, is on the board (since 2014) of alternative education program Parts and Crafts in Somerville MA, and an advocate of open source software, hardware, and data. He co-founded Vestal Design, a graphic/interaction design firm in 2004, and directed the Cut&Paste Labs project, a year-long series of workshops on open source tools and web design in 2006-7 with Lima designer Diego Rotalde.

Jeff holds an MS from MIT and a BA in Architecture from Yale University, and spent much of that time working with artist/technologist Natalie Jeremijenko, building robotic dogs and stuff. To find out more, visit Unterbahn.com.

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"Is it this one? https://github.com/publiclab/plotsbot/issues/55 about a new class called daemons? " | Read more » almost 2 years ago
"Can you link us to the Github issue, please? " | Read more » almost 2 years ago
"Hi, @ryzokuken! I wanted to re-propose the idea of periodically (daily) looking at recent questions: https://publiclab.org/tag/question:*.json ....." | Read more » almost 2 years ago
"Hi, it depends on how big your balloon is and what it's made of. If you use a rubber balloon, it'll deflate over a day or two. If you use mylar, li..." | Read more » almost 2 years ago
"Hi, Chris - this is so great. I had just been talking with folks at NASA Globe and the AREN project about wanting to test a datalogger with one of ..." | Read more » almost 2 years ago
"@mridulnagpal - did you see my comment? I think we're close to a followup demo! " | Read more » almost 2 years ago
"Made an issue for that last one! " | Read more » almost 2 years ago
"Re: Liz's 2nd question, what if we had a very brief text label in the example form that said, perhaps: Your exact location won't be posted, only t..." | Read more » almost 2 years ago
"I'm also posting a new issue for @cfastie's suggestion: That click vanished the note I was working on which did not seem very fair. I don't know m..." | Read more » almost 2 years ago
"No problem, thanks for your input! That's curious about the autosave not being visible at first. I'm not sure what would've caused that but will lo..." | Read more » almost 2 years ago
"This is fantastic. Thanks!! " | Read more » almost 2 years ago
"Also, a couple notes on other things you mentioned -- the main image does not get cropped, but the preview image is displayed oddly, so I can under..." | Read more » almost 2 years ago
"Hi, sorry, that's always frustrating -- there is an auto-save function in the rich editor which you can use to retrieve drafts -- it's under the ....." | Read more » almost 2 years ago
"Can you link us to your calibration attempt? Sorry you're having trouble! " | Read more » almost 2 years ago
"Hi, we actually don't have a profile deletion system on Spectral Workbench, apologies! " | Read more » almost 2 years ago
"Hi Chris - yeah i would be surprised if it's actually different, these almost all seem like the same hardware in different cases. I have found some..." | Read more » almost 2 years ago
"Testing comments @tester !! " | Read more » almost 2 years ago
"Hi, this is for MapKnitter, right? Have you clicked on the image? Also, what browser are you using and what version of it? Thank you! " | Read more » almost 2 years ago
"Found an online JavaScript based version -- a little rough but maybe it means we can expand this out and do it without installing anything: http://..." | Read more » almost 2 years ago
"Also, wasn't sure if you were asking for links to existing projects, or asking about (qualitatively) peoples' experiences using them -- but I had t..." | Read more » almost 2 years ago
"There are a lot of resources on microscopes on the PL site from over the years: https://publiclab.org/tag/microscope -- but to list some out: htt..." | Read more » almost 2 years ago
"Actually i'm pretty jazzed for the possibility of some of actually doing the lens correction for the Raspberry Pi cameras folks are using, onboard ..." | Read more » almost 2 years ago
"@stevie was talking about a project with ISeeChange.org in DC -- Stevie, did you have a link, or am I mixing it up with the project in Harlem? http..." | Read more » almost 2 years ago
"Hi, can you link to the spectra you're talking about so we can see? Thanks! " | Read more » almost 2 years ago































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