Bay Area duo The Limousines try to resist temptation with ”Love Is A Dog From Hell” — the new single we’re excited to premiere from their upcoming sophomore album, Hush. The track is an ’80s-inspired New Wave gem about the temptations of falling in love. Interestingly enough, the song’s title is borrowed from a book by poet Charles... More »
Maker Faire started in San Mateo eight years ago. I try to go every year. This weekend, the Maker's Faire was really hitting on all cylinders! Bravo!
The tech-dominated San Francisco Bay Area isn't exactly known as a hub for high fashion -- Facebook's new James Perse staff hoodies are about as fancy as things get around here -- and fashion shows aren't typically in our purview here at TechCrunch TV. Show More Summary
Over the weekend, I spent some time at the Maker Faire in San Mateo, CA. The annual festival, hosted by Maker Media, which publishes Make Magazine and brings thousands of people to the Bay Area peninsula to indulge in robotics, crafts, software, and DIY culture. The festival had some marquee exhibitors and speakers, like 3DRobotics CEO and former...
Gourmet Footwear has partnered with Bay Area’s Black Scale on this all black interpretation of the brand’s 35 silhouette. The upper is constructed of premium black leather with subtle slices covering the surface, giving the leather an unusual snake-like appearance… Gourmet x Black Scale “Blvck Gourmet” 35 is a post by Brian Farmer on Highsnobiety.
This is my last week in the San Francisco Bay Area before heading north for about six weeks. I’ll be driving up through Portland, Seattle, Vancouver, and then all the way to Juneau, Alaska to stay with my mom and my cat—it’s the seventh anniversary of having my cat today! She’s living with my mom [...]
At Maker Faire Bay Area, a "startup pavilion" highlights 20 new maker-focused startups. But big companies like Autodesk, General Electric, and even Google are getting into the DIY game too.
Yesterday at Maker Faire Bay Area in the Textile Talk Lounge, artist Ramekon O’Arwisters gave a compelling talk on his social and artistic project, called Crochet Jam. Ramekon goes out into the community and teaches people how to crochet, and then lets them loose to work on a collaborative tapestry. […] Read the full article on MAKE
There's a new kid on the Arduino block, and it's called the Arduino Robot. Launched yesterday at Maker Faire Bay Area, it's the company's first product that extends beyond single microcontroller boards. The Roomba-like design, which we first saw in November 2011, is the result of a collaboration with Complubot. Show More Summary
Giant Cardboard Robot Today I went to Maker Faire Bay Area 2013 with my mom, my daughter and some friends and really had a blast. The fair also runs on Sunday May 19th, so if you’re in the area, you still have time to head down to the San Mateo County Event Center for the [...]
Thomas Williams Fine Art presents an important exhibition of paintings from the Bay Area School, featuring work by a distinct and powerful group of artists working in San Francisco during the 1940?s, ?50?s and ?60?s. It is the firstShow More Summary
Maker Faire Bay Area is this weekend, in San Mateo, California! Pesco, Mark and I will all be there, and I'm sure many of you reading Boing Boing will be, too. Mark has been posting some great behind-the-scenes snapshots on his Instagram. And of course, the #makerfaire hashtag is a good way to peek at [...]
TweetJust announced: “Senator Michael Bennet Chair, Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee & Senator Harry Reid Majority Leader, U.S. Senate Cordially invite you to a reception & dinner benefiting the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee with President Barack Obama Thursday, June 6, 2013 Reception | 5:00 PM Home of Marci & Mike McCue Palo Alto, California Address provided [...]
At Maker Faire Bay Area 2013 longtime Make pal Kent Barnes kindly opened his everyday carry case and showed me what’s inside. It’s a highly personalized collection of tools, including a flashlight, X-Acto knife, drivers, laser pointer, and lock pick tools. See the video at Makezine.com
In honor of its 20th anniversary, Bay Area Bites looks back on how the Ferry Plaza Farmers' Market has become a San Francisco institution for chefs, home cooks, and curious eaters from around the world.
The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency (SFMTA), which oversees all transportation in the city, today announced that the first phase of the regional bicycle sharing program, led by the Bay Area Air Quality Management District (BAAQMD) and...
Heads up San Francisco Bay Area architecture fans - AIA SF's 2013 Marin Living:Home Tours is back again! For the past three years, the owners of some of Marin County's most impressive homes have opened their doors, allowing the public to look at their private
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When Chris Kluwe was released from the Vikings, those on the political left shrieked foul, claiming that the punter was let go because of his outspoken activism in favor of gay marriage. Now, he has landed an NFL job with the Oakland Raiders. Show More Summary