samzenpus from the greener-pastures dept.
SWroclawski writes "Well known hacker and hackerspace advocate Mitch Altman has decided to temporarily part ways with Maker Faire over their involvement with DARPA (as reported on Twitter and Facebook). This public parting of ways raises the question of what role government, especially the military, should play in working alongside hackers and educators."
We will have solar energy as soon as the utility companies solve one technical
problem -- how to run a sunbeam through a meter.