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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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"Fixed a date - GSoC student proposals are due by April 3, not 30! " | Read more » over 2 years ago
"And for GSoC students, we know you'll be submitting through the GSoC website, but please develop your proposals here, and then copy them over -- fo..." | Read more » over 2 years ago
"Hi, all -- just a note, after speaking with some potential RGSoC applicants (and I'm happy to get on Skype with folks if it's helpful, please feel ..." | Read more » over 2 years ago
"@liz @stevie you'll find this interesting! " | Read more » over 2 years ago
"Hi, Ujjwal! I'm particularly interested in the possibility for a bot for publicab.org; do you think you could sort of mock up a "script" to explore..." | Read more » over 2 years ago
"I really like the motion sensor truck counter approach. Do you think the motion sensing abilities of the Crenova trail camera will work for this? P..." | Read more » over 2 years ago
"Also, I'm curious what the green stuff is applied near the roads; I've heard that "reclamation" can be selectively applied with invasive grass arou..." | Read more » over 2 years ago
"Oh, that's great to hear, @bkleist, and yes, you can use http://ifttt.com to get an email to trigger a text message. I'm happy to help you get that..." | Read more » over 2 years ago
"Oh, that's great to hear, @bkleist, and yes, you can use http://ifttt.com to get an email to trigger a text message. I'm happy to help you get that..." | Read more » over 2 years ago
"The Raspberry Pi mod would be very cool, especially as it presents opportunities to do un-corrected images (re: chris's above comments); several fo..." | Read more » over 2 years ago
"Hi @glennwalquist -- I'm curious if volume of sand could be measured using a 3d app like this: http://www.123dapp.com/catch Perhaps using some of..." | Read more » over 2 years ago
"Both @patcoyle and @cfastie have done a lot of this. Do you two know if this is at all possible? Thanks! " | Read more » over 2 years ago
"That's great to hear, thanks. 4 months would indeed be great. Just came across this -- blasting caught on timelapse at a mountaintop removal site ..." | Read more » over 2 years ago
"Thanks for the post! A lot to think about here -- but to start with, some great resources: https://medium.com/slack-developer-blog/slack-bot-onboa..." | Read more » over 2 years ago
"Wow, I also want to point out at 0:49 seconds (in the compressed video) there is definitely blasting captured in the Vimeo video timelapse: " | Read more » over 2 years ago
"Oh wow, I know the brassica family well in my kitchen, but didn't know they sprout quickly. Will give it a try, thanks! " | Read more » over 2 years ago
"Wow, Ed, this is really cool, and obviously applicable to many sensor projects using Arduinos. Just curious if you'd be interested in posting a mor..." | Read more » over 2 years ago
"This looks great, thank you for sharing! How long has it been out there, and do you have a sense of the battery life? How often are you shooting? ..." | Read more » over 2 years ago
"The Kits initiative hasn't disabled anything; the webcams are as shipped from the factory. There is some sparse guidance on this here, but if you k..." | Read more » over 2 years ago
"Hi, @nageshborse, for triggering, please check out #camera-triggering! " | Read more » over 2 years ago
"The Moultrie I found here for $200: https://www.amazon.com/Moultrie-M-990i-Camera-Mossy-Treestand/dp/B00SSGUHVA/ " | Read more » over 2 years ago
"Oh wow, so the video was actually transmitted remotely? I see the Covert Code camera available for $320: https://www.amazon.com/Covert-Code-Black-..." | Read more » over 2 years ago
"which trail camera did you end up using? " | Read more » over 2 years ago
"awesome! @stevie check this out! " | Read more » over 2 years ago

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