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Make: Live 1/26/11 – Arduino (video)

The first episode of Make: Live is online for your viewing pleasure! Matt and I had a great time hosting the premiere with guests Steve Hoefer and Collin Cunningham! Subscribe to the MAKE Podcast in iTunes, download Make: Live episode 01 in its entirety (m4v), or watch clips on YouTube.... Read more »

Necktie-knotting robot

This video from sculptor Seth Goldstein shows one cycle of the operation of his piece Why Knot?, which is described as "[a] kinetic sculpture that continually ties and unties a necktie." While the video leaves me just a bit dubious about how long it could really run without human intervention,... Read more »

PirateBox: A P2P file-sharing network in a lunchbox

Inspired by pirate radio and the free culture movement, PirateBox utilizes Free, Libre and Open Source software (FLOSS) to create mobile wireless file sharing networks where users can anonymously share images, video, audio, documents, and other digital content. PirateBox is designed to be private and secure. No logins are required... Read more »

Klingon iPhone stand

Looking for that special gift for your Klingon speaking friend? Billed as a steampunk accessory stand, this 'IH 'ach HeghmoH display unit from Austin area Etsy user voodoofabrication would look at home on any Bird-of-Prey or D5 Battlecruiser. Read more »