Gareth Branwyn

Gareth Branwyn

Gareth Branwyn is a freelance writer and the former Editorial Director of Maker Media. He is the author or editor of over a dozen books on technology, DIY, and geek culture. He is currently a contributor to Boing Boing, Wink Books, and Wink Fun. And he has a new best-of writing collection and "lazy person's memoir," called Borg Like Me.

Latest from Gareth Branwyn


John Park replaces the fixed audio chip on his Chewie mask with a programmable one. Hilarity ensues. Read more »


This gorgeous chess set and board are almost entirely quilled paper. Read more »


Build a flat-screen-equipped gaming leaf for your dining room table. Read more »


Check out these impressive remote-controlled rocket gliders made from foam board. Read more »


Get your feet wet in hydroponics with this simple laser-cut, self-watering vase. Read more »


Cool off and get creative with some of our best DIY popsicle recipes. Read more »