Photos: GE's FirstBuild launches industrial makerspace to advance co-creation

FirstBuild opens

GE launched FirstBuild, a makerspace to create the next generation of appliances, in Louisville, Kentucky. The microfactory is in partnership with the University of Louisville and Local Motors, an open source hardware platform.

SEE: GE's FirstBuild facility opens its doors (CNET)

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By Lyndsey Gilpin

Lyndsey Gilpin is a former Staff Writer for TechRepublic, covering sustainability and entrepreneurship. She's co-author of the book Follow the Geeks.