fbpx

Blog

  • Do Space News

    Glowforge Pro Laser Cutter/Engraver

    October 22nd, 2020  |   Kristina Jonker, Community Technologist

    You’ve got a big imagination and Do Space loves helping you bring your ideas to life. So many incredible things have been created in our 3D Lab since we first opened and now we’ve got something new for you! The Glowforge Pro laser cutter/engraving machine is the newest piece of equipment available to members in the 3D Lab. Joining our existing Universal Laser Systems VLS 2.3, the...
    Read More 
    Do Space News

    Tech Tip Tuesday

    October 20th, 2020  |   Arian Avant

    How to report spam text messages Did you know that you can report those annoying junk or spam text messages you receive from time to time? While you can always block the number that sent the message, that will not get to the root of the problem. A better way is to report the spammer to the Global System for Mobile Communications Association or GSMA. The process is a simple one regardless of your...
    Read More 
    Do Space News

    Tech Tip Tuesday

    October 13th, 2020  |   Ali Higgins

    How to Attach a File in any Email With the world going digital, there is a lot people are having to learn very quickly when it comes to technology. People are requesting more and more information be sent digitally, rather than in person.  Forms and pictures are asked to be emailed rather than given in person.  With this quick tutorial, you'll learn how to attach a file to an email so you can...
    Read More 
    Do Space News

    Technology Upgrade Coming to Do Space, Thanks to Charles E. Lakin Foundation, Inc.

    September 15th, 2020  |   Rebecca Stavick, Executive Director

    Do Space is more ready than ever to provide cutting-edge technology to the Greater Omaha area. Thanks to the generous support of Charles E. Lakin Foundation, Inc., Do Space is future-proofing Omaha with upgrades to its computers, 3D lab, and server infrastructure.  Computers in the public computer space and laptops that we use for programs will be replaced thanks to the generous support of...
    Read More 
    Do Space News

    We Have Some Amazing Webinars Scheduled for July!

    July 9th, 2020  |   Brie Alsbury, Community Learning Specialist

    It’s hot outside! That makes it the perfect time to stay inside and learn something new with one of the many webinars Do Space has lined up in July.  Want to learn more about Microsoft Office products? Join our fantastic instructor Julie Dort for a series of webinars with a little bit of something for all levels of experience.  Excel Basics Webinar - Friday, July 10th at 1pm. Learn...
    Read More 
    Do Space News

    Virtual Interview Lab

    July 9th, 2020  |   Michael Sauers, Director of Technology

    During the COVID-19 pandemic, over 100,000 Nebraskans lost their means of employment. With organizations starting to reopen, interviews are starting to take place again all over the community, many via online video. In response, we have created our free Virtual Interview Lab to assist community members that might need access to high-speed internet, equipment, and space. Conveniently located in...
    Read More 
    Do Space News

    Do Space’s Response to Covid-19

    June 25th, 2020  |   Rachel Drietz, Operations Manager

    Right now at Do Space our number one priority is the health and safety of our community members and our staff. While our mission of empowering the community with access to technology remains the same, we have navigated how to do so with new safety measures and protocols in place. Learn more about what we are doing in response to Covid-19: We are asking members to make a reservation before...
    Read More 
    Do Space News

    Where to Start Selling Your Art

    June 22nd, 2020  |   Nick Schnitzer

    Profiting off digital art can be a dream come true, but it can also be an absolute  nightmare. My name is Nick, and I’ve worked in the ring of digital art for a little while now. Making a profit off of artwork is tough, but having a place to start things is certainly a great help. Selling artwork online certainly isn’t a new concept, and it’s not going away anytime soon. There are...
    Read More 
    Do Space News

    Lots of Learning in Littles Lab

    June 18th, 2020  |   Kimberly Hwa Davis, Community Learning Specialist

    Do Space is thrilled to announce that the Todd and Mary Heistand Family Foundation has awarded our Littles Lab program a generous grant in support of all 2020 sessions, helping us to keep classes free and open to all. On behalf of our youngest members, thank you! Since opening in November 2015, the Do Space Littles Lab program has sparked an interest in technology in thousands of Omaha kiddos...
    Read More 
    Do Space News

    Career Resources For System-Impacted Folks: Black & Pink and Rise

    June 15th, 2020  |   Kana Hansen

    According to the 2018 “Out of Prison, Out of Work” report from the Prison Policy Initiative, the 27% unemployment rate among formerly incarcerated persons is nearly 5 times the general U.S. unemployment rate, with further disparities for Black men (35.2%) and Black women (43.6%). The challenges of finding stable and non-exploitive employment for system-impacted persons creates ripples within...
    Read More