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Could 'hacking' change how products are designed?

5 April 2013 Last updated at 10:25 BST

"Hacking" has become a little-known, but fast-developing trend in the design world, involving online design communities interacting to reinvent and create new objects.

The Culture Show's Tom Dyckhoff finds out how it could revolutionise the way products are made.

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