MBQ Inside Memphis Business reprinted my article about the MidSouth Makers in its December
It's titled "Makers in Memphis," and it should be archived here.
I've also posted a one-page PDF of the print version here on my site.
As this tech-influenced DIY community gained momentum, makers began to evolve from hobbyists into entrepreneurs, spawning their own markets and creating new products and services. Despite the movement’s grass-roots, anarchic vibe, these bands of inventive makers equipped with open-source technologies have begun to inspire new innovations in manufacturing, engineering, industrial design, hardware technology, and education.