HOPE (Hackers on Planet Earth) is going on this weekend at the Hotel Pennsylvania in NYC, if you’re here, stop by and say hi at the MAKE table! Photos by Matt Mets.


We’re neighbors with our friends Sparkle Labs,


and nearby our Adafruit pals are also vending. Limor’s even modeling a police tape scarf!

Becky Stern

Becky Stern

Becky Stern ( is a DIY guru and director of wearable electronics at Adafruit. She publishes a new project video every week and hosts a live show on YouTube. Formerly Becky was Senior Video Producer for MAKE. Becky lives in Brooklyn, NY and belongs to art groups Free Art & Technology (“release early, often, and with rap music”) and Madagascar Institute (“fear is never boring”).

  • John Baichtal

    Drink some Club Mate for me, guys!

    • Matt Mets

      Done, and done!

  • Fran

    See you tomorrow Hackers!

  • Collin Cunningham

    anybody have a badge to lend? I’ll give it right back I swear :)