Ahead of the New York Toy Fair, Figures.com writes that Todd McFarlane announced today that McFarlane Toys has teamed with video game maker Scott Cawthon to produce a line of collectible construction sets based on his runaway success, “Five Night’s at Freddy’s.” The series has become a verified cultural phenomenon over the last two years […]
On Wednesday Apple CFO Luca Maestri attacked an ongoing European Commission investigation into the company's tax deals with Ireland, claiming that a "fair" decision would find the iPhone maker owing nothing.
Dov Charney, who was ousted as chief executive of American Apparel Inc., testified Thursday that he has repeatedly tried to wrest back control of the clothing maker he founded. Charney took the stand in the bankruptcy hearing that will determine the fate of American Apparel. He is squaring off...
As an owner of a small business, I can totally relate to this comic. Sigh. “Don’t Hit Save” is a fairly new webcomic by artist and game maker/developer Jeff Lofvers. If you dwell with code in your job or even if you do it just for fun, I’m sure you’ll enjoy what Jeff is doing! […] The post Developer Holiday [Comic] appeared first on Geeks are Sexy Technology News.
Houston Mini Maker Faire attendees had a chance to create scientific creatures, assemble a clock, take a peek through augmented reality, and much more. Read more on MAKE The post From Aerospace to Weaving, Houston Mini Maker Faire Is an Inventors’ Paradise appeared first on Make: DIY Projects, How-Tos, Electronics, Crafts and Ideas for Makers.
There’s a Maker Faire in three weeks, and your group wants to design and build a binary watch to give to attendees. You don’t have much time, and your budget is $3 per watch. What do you do? If you are [Parker@Macrofab] you come up with...Show More Summary
BABEL Attention to all visionary artists, architects, engineers, 3D designers and model makers: Wide Open Arts will host a curated booth of imaginary towers in our upcoming Outsider Art Fair | NYC (Jan 21-24 2016). Submissions are open to all. Show More Summary
The company, which will initially pay the legal costs of four video creators, says it wants to protect free speech and educate its users on fair use rules.
Last week I had a long and fun Skype talk with Dan Shapiro. Dan and I met at the last Maker Faire in New York and we really hit it off. Dan is an entrepreneur, inventor, designer, software designer and all around interesting guy. I wrote a little about Dan's new venture Glowforge here a few weeks ago. Show More Summary
In 2005 Dale Dougherty founded Make: Magazine, inviting people to bring a hacker’s sense of exploration to DIY culture. Make and the subsequent Maker Faire ushered in a new era of hands-on experimentation with technology, old-fashioned craftsmanship, and encouragement to learn how things work. Read more...
Kate Winslet keeps it chic and sophisticated while attending a special screening of her latest film The Dress Maker held at the May Fair Hotel on Wednesday (November 11) in London, England. The 40-year-old Oscar winning actress is standing by the comments she made recently about the wage gap conversation in regards to women making [...]
Asia superpowers get it, from India to China, Dale Dougherty writes: Photo Credit: Makeblock The Maker Movement is having a breakout year in China. It was obvious at Maker Faire Shenzhen, a large, bustling celebration this July that was driven in part by government sponsorship. Show More Summary
All the Barnes & Noble stores in the US (ALL of them) host a Mini Maker Faire this weekend! I’m sure you’ve heard of Make the magazine (and it’s short-lived sibling Craft). There are local Maker groups around the country that hang out, tinker, play with 3D printers, and often provide workshops for kids and […]
Parents, if you’ve got a budding maker on your hand, this is a good weekend to visit Barnes & Noble. In collaboration with Make: Magazine, all 650 B&N locations are hosting a Mini Maker Faire. Read more...
As DB so well-puts it, "Welcome to random number generator day also known as US payrolls." Consensus expects 185k jobs to have been added in October but it’s fair to say that the whisper number has edged up this week with slightly firmer US data. Show More Summary
Maker Faire Rome, in its third year and already a tradition, had a hundred thousand visitors. Students were the protagonists this year: the huge fair was held all over the wide campus of the Sapienza University of Rome. Real Italian revolutions have had smaller crowds than Maker Faire Rome did. Show More Summary
I've struggled with writing about the Maker Faire for about a month (I'm press- not a journalist). It's easy to gush about the wonders of tech's open pastures, or tougher to diametrically write existentially about future doomsday scenarios, which I admit is much easier for me. Show More Summary
It’s been in Early Access for a fair while, but Julian Gollop’s latest brainchild has left those woods as of early this morning. That child’s name: Chaos Reborn. More »
Maker Faire Rome is over, and that means it’s time for the Arduino media blitz. Arduino has already had a big announcement this week with the introduction of the Arduino / Genuino 101 board powered by the Intel Curie module. Team.cc hasn’t forgotten all their Atmel-powered boards though. Show More Summary
If you were lucky at the 2015 World Maker Faire you may have stumbled upon strange writings of poetry on the ground — written in sand. While at first confusing, if you followed the poetry along you also caught a glimpse of Skryf, a draw bot by [Gijs van Bon]. The creator was asked to perform poems for a festival about transition and letting go. Show More Summary