The seventh annual World Maker Faire New York will be held at the New York Hall of Science on October 1 and October 2, 2016. The event will feature impressive displays including The Life-Size Game of Mousetrap, robots of all sizes, drone racing, and plenty of hands-on events for makers of all ages. Tickets are […]
Apple CEO Tim Cook struck back at critics of the iPhone maker's strategy to avoid paying U.S. taxes, telling the Washington Post in a wide-ranging interview that the company would not bring that money back from abroad unless there was...Show More Summary
Deep Fried Twinkies Are Here To Destroy All Your Summer Body Goal The deep-fried Twinkie is going from the state fair to your local grocer’s freezer according to LA Times: Hostess Brands, the maker of lunchbox treats such as
The deep-fried Twinkie is jumping from the state fair to the home freezer. Hostess Brands, the maker of lunchbox treats such as Ho Hos, is launching packaged Deep Fried Twinkies starting Friday that mark its first foray into frozen foods. The cream-filled snack in vanilla or chocolate is the result...
Beijing is a historical city, but its makers focus on innovation and creation in technology and craftsmanship. Read more on MAKE The post Tradition, History, and Technology at Maker Faire Beijing appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers.
This past week we were thrilled to see the amazing flight of Rebecca and Kimberly Yeung's Loki Lego Launcher and we reminisced on MFBA16. Read more on MAKE The post This Week in Making: Loki Lego Launcher and Maker Faire Memories appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers.
Every year Maker Faire Tokyo impresses with the sheer number of cool things to see. If you can make it this weekend, go! Read more on MAKE The post Cucumber Machines, Adorable Felt Plushies, and More at Maker Faire Tokyo appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers.
Rhode Island: home to a thriving community of Makers. This weekend they'll gather at the Rhode Island Mini Maker Faire. Read more on MAKE The post From the US Industrial Revolution to a Mini Maker Faire appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers.
I was contacted recently by SUMO, a long time maker of beanbag chairs and soft couch options and given an editorial tester of thier new Sumo Air Lounger in exchange for a fair review. That I’m writing this article while reclining onShow More Summary
Embed from Getty Images Let’s stipulate that this election cycle has let down… A LOT of people. Fair. Still, we can celebrate when a political decision maker gets it right. And actually, perhaps the new and ever deepening lows of Trump...Show More Summary
This doesn’t mean you should stop being helpful or charitable to homeless people you encounter on the street—but if you see this guy, there’s something about him you should know. At a recent Maker Faire in Nantes, France, a man wearing worn clothing and pushing a shopping cart actually turned out to be a lifelike robotic hobo, or robo, as they prefer to be called. Read more...
Summer is now in full swing, which means that mowing the lawn once a week is starting to get old. So why not build a robot do it for you? That’s what [Blake Hodgson] did, and he’s never been happier. It only took him a couple of weeks...Show More Summary
As soon as he spied the Jolly Wrencher on my shirt, [Jerry Wasinger] beckoned me toward his booth at Kansas City Maker Faire. Honestly, though, I was already drawn in. [Jerry] had set up some interactive displays that demonstrate the...Show More Summary
Longtime Zero Hedge readers are aware of our disgust at what fragmented exchange locations coupled with federal regulation loopholes have done to fair markets when mixed with a cabal of market makers who collude to loot the average US investor. Show More Summary
Shop for handmade crafts and meet their makers at the twice-yearly Renegade Craft Fair returning to Grand Park in downtown Los Angeles on Saturday and Sunday. More than 250 independent artisans will set up booths on the expansive lawn located across the street from City Hall including ceramists,...
BEIJING (Reuters) - China called on other countries to treat its companies "objectively and fairly" in overseas acquisitions bids on Tuesday as Chinese home appliances maker Midea looked set to secure a controlling stake in German robotics giant Kuka. Show More Summary
I had a great time at Denver’s 3rd annual Mini Maker Faire, which was held inside the Denver Museum of Nature and Science. The official theme this year was “Building the Future” and looking back, I can tell you that they pulled the theme off well. Show More Summary
[Mark Gibson] probably has nothing against silicon. He just knows that a lot that can be done with simple switches, relays, and solenoids and wants to share that knowledge with the world. This was made abundantly clear to me during repeat...Show More Summary
With just 4 weeks before the big race, we modded our first Power Wheels and raced our Bananaghini at Maker Faire Bay Area. Read more on MAKE The post How to Hack a Power Wheels Car in 4 Weeks appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers.
Norman Chan of Tested recently attended the 2016 Bay Area Maker Faire and was “mesmerized by the motions” of a Rubik’s Cube solving robot created by the team at Altera. Help Laughing Squid grow with a monthly pledge of support.