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U.S. Rep. John Dingell and other area dignitaries used a plasma arc cutter to slice a metal 'ribbon' at the formal opening of TechShop in Allen Park on May 4, 2012

TechShop Offers Free Membership To 3,000 Veterans

TechShop, the California-based maker’s paradise that also has a location in a former Ford Motor Co. shop in Allen Park, announced Friday that it would offer 3,000 one-year memberships free to veterans at its six nationwide locations.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/16/2013

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Ford OpenXC Platform Is Now Open for Vehicle Data, Customizable Hardware and Open Research

On the heels of launching its first software developer program, Ford is now turning its attention to the growing trend in hardware hacking by transforming vehicles into an experimental development environment. The OpenXC research platform from Ford is now out of beta and available to all “makers” and do-it-yourselfers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/10/2013

U.S. Rep. John Dingell and other area dignitaries used a plasma arc cutter to slice a metal 'ribbon' at the formal opening of TechShop in Allen Park on May 4, 2012

Maker’s Paradise TechShop Opens In Allen Park — With Assist From Ford

ALLEN PARK — A new free-form innovation center has opened near Rotunda Drive and the Southfield Freeway, less than two miles from Thomas Edison’s preserved Menlo Park idea factory at Greenfield Village. You get the […]

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/04/2012