Hive Berlin Speed Geeking: How’d it go?

## The Results ## For last week’s Hive Berlin Speed Geeking, we had a solid turnout of 30-40 participants, including a few families. (yay!) For three hours, we hacked at learning stations where participants could hop in and make something. The event was generously hosted…

Poplab! Introduction to Popcorn Maker

This week, [Laura Hilliger](http://www.zythepsary.com/) and I held an **[Introduction to Popcorn Maker](http://www.supermarkt-berlin.net/en/content/diy-masterclass-4-remixing-and-editing-online-video)** workshop at Supermarkt, the lovely community space in Berlin, Wedding. Based on the participants’ feedback, **they really enjoyed it and learned a lot.** If you’re so inspired, please feel free to build on…

Mozilla Webmaker auf Deutsch

I was kindly invited to speak at the press conference for [Campus Party Europe](http://www.campus-party.eu/2012/index.html), a one-of-a-kind hack camp taking place in the former Berlin airport Tempelhof from August 21 – 26. Campus Party is truly a remarkable feat of logistics and organization, **with 10,000 participants…

A Learning Network for Berlin

There’s a **long road ahead to bring Europe’s “start-up darling” Berlin up to par with learning & and the web.** Digital literacy and simple computational competencies are often lacking; and there’s no indication yet that Berlin schools will step to fill the gap.* There’s an…

republica recap

A recap from [republica](http://re-publica.de/12/): ## Open Video ## I hosted a **workshop on Open Video and Popcorn.js** together with [Henrik Mitsch](https://twitter.com/#!/hmitsch) and [Cole Gillespie](https://twitter.com/#!/theCole). I gave a 15min intro to Popcorn, showed some demos, and then we broke into groups to discuss opportunities with open…