The Lab.ms, a volunteer-run nonprofit inviting people to collaborate on creative technology projects in a shared workspace, opened what it calls its new “hackerspace-makerspace” in Richardson last month.
In an announcement online, the organization said it had moved from its previous base in Plano to a new location at 999 Arapaho Road, Suite 300, and TheLab.ms is now accepting new members.
Its 3,000-square-foot space is in the Richardson Innovation Quarter, the recently declared 1,200-acre district that makes up a slice of the city’s storied Telecom Corridor. City officials rezoned and rebranded the district in a concerted effort to spur new development and build a kind of hub luring tech companies, startups and other organizations to the area.
TheLab.ms is among the first new tenants of the innovation district.
According to TheLab.ms’s website, the space will be used for a wide…