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Do-It-Yourselfers Inspire Hardware Renaissance in Silicon Valley

Designers in TechShop, San Francisco

Designers work at computer stations at TechShop in the South of Market neighborhood in San Francisco, Calif., April 24, 2014.

Credit: Reuters/Robert Galbraith

In the shadow of Internet monoliths such as Facebook, Google and Twitter, it's easy to forget that Silicon Valley got its start from hard-scrabble tinkerers building radios, microchips and other devices.

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