The next time you need a little paint or dye, you might just want to take a look at what's growing in your back yard before you head to the store. Read more on MAKE The post Painting with Plants Found Growing Wild on the Maker Faire Grounds appeared first on Make:.
Enter your Internet of Things project in the PSoC Pioneer Challenge to win a trip to Maker Faire Bay Area in May! Read more on MAKE The post Design for the IoT, Win a Trip to Maker Faire Bay Area IRL! appeared first on Make:....
“If you’re video maker who’s had a video flagged and you want to dispute it, the process is Kafkaesque. The copyright holder alone decides the outcome: It can uphold its claim. It can agree that your video does not infringe its copyright. Or it can do nothing at all for 30 days, during which time […]
The Benicia Mini Maker Faire opens its gates for the first time on March 28 and is already becoming the talk of the town. Dale Dougherty will be speaking at the faire along with a host of robots, electric bicycles and cars, clean sustainable technology projects, and steampunk favorites. Show More Summary
When Spotify lost Taylor Swift and her entire discography last year, they suffered a pretty big blow. She called them an "experiment" and said she feels they don't "fairly compensate" music makers. While many maaaaany other artists don't share her opinion, like Jay Z who is totally on Spotify, one artist — who also happens to be [...]
The Colorado Springs Mini Maker Faire was held on October 18, 2014, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. With over 6,000 people in attendance, it was a great way to introduce people to a new library, its makerspaces, and the maker culture as a whole. Plans are currently in progress for the second annual faire.
Textile design is not limited anymore to your local fabric retailer. New tools in fashion themed maker spaces are allowing designers to manipulate fibers in interesting ways. Fashion design student, Abby Steger, has taken her inspiration...Show More Summary
A couple of chip observers today weigh in with fairly bullish sentiment for the group, especially for memory chip makers such as Micron Technology (MU) and analog titan Texas Instruments (TXN). For the latter, Citigroup’s Chris Danely writes in a note to clients that he is “feeling groovy on semis,” and that the bank “still love TI,” [...]
The NoVa Mini Maker Faire is just around the corner. The day brings more than 100 makers and demonstrations, ten speakers, six family-friendly activities, and food trucks to a fun-filled day celebrating the diversity of makers across the Northern Virginia area. Show More Summary
This year marks 10 years of the Bay Area Maker Faire. It wouldn’t have been possible without the help of our community spreading the excitement. For our 10th year anniversary, we’re hoping to be bigger than ever before and again, weShow More Summary
Note: The following is an interview between Bilal Ghalib and Omar El-Safty conducted at the Fab Lab Egypt in Cairo about the very first Maker Faire in Egypt. The event is happening this weekend, March 7, 2015. Go to the Cairo Mini Maker Faire website for more information. […] Read more on MAKE
Shares of DRAM and NAND chip maker Micron Technology (MU) are down $1.55, or 5%, at $29.69, after the stock was downgraded today to Neutral from Buy by Nomura Equity Research’s Romit Shah, who has been a fairly ardent bull on the stock till now. Shah, cutting his price target to $30 from $40, writes that [...]
Latest #PSoCMaker News: The deadline to enter the PSoC Pioneer Challenge is now April 6, 2015 (11:59pm PDT). One lucky maker will win $2,500 for travel to Maker Faire Bay Area in May. Read more to find out about this unique contest or purchase a PSoC 4 BLE kit with our special discount link. Read more on MAKE
Cypress Semiconductor Corp. (NASDAQ: CY) and Arrow Electronics today announced the PSoC® Pioneer Challenge: Maker Faire™ Edition, a global design competition that gives engineers the opportunity to prototype new devices for the Internet of Things. Show More Summary
This year we’re celebrating 10 years of making in the Bay Area! Saturday-Sunday, May 16-17, 2015. You’ll experience hands-on making opportunities, talks from makers of all kinds, and a celebration of the Maker Movement. Buy your tickets today and save with the Early Bird discount (the best discount around!) in […] Read more on MAKE
You are invited to attend a Maker Faire Bay Area Town Hall Meeting, February 24th, at our new location in San Francisco – Maker Media Lab (located at The Palace of Fine Arts Exhibition Hall, now called Innovation Hangar, and formerly the location of The Exploratorium). If you’ve never been […] Read more on MAKE
As I mentioned yesterday, this year’s Toy Fair in New York was flooded with products looking to help kids join the maker movement. One new series of kits that meets my definition of a genuine maker toy is the Maker Studio Construction Sets from ThinkFun. The building sets are a departure […] Read more on MAKE
HTC announced earlier this year that it would be taking the stage at Mobile World Congress on March 1st. Although the smartphone maker didn’t say what it would be showing off in Barcelona, it seemed fairly obvious that a new phone would make an appearance. Show More Summary
There will be plenty of whiz-bang playthings at Toy Fair next week, but one exhibitor is decidedly old school. Husband-and-wife team Vlad and Cristina Dragusin launched Candylab Toys after a... To view the full story, click the title link.
During an earnings call, the electric-car maker's chief technology officer says the company will unveil a battery for home and business use "fairly soon."