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


A Utah homesteader shares some of his favorite home, garden, and shop tips on his YouTube channel Read more »


A simple wood and plastic adapter that turns a ShopBot into a pen plotter Read more »


You've got time at home and tons of crystallized water building material--let's get making! Read more »


A teenage maker created this impressive laser engraver for around $220 Read more »


Maker David Weiberg built this amazing Star Trek: TOS Enterprise bridge playset for his young son. Read more »


Here are some fun rainy day projects building magnetic toys and learning about electromagnetism Read more »


This very clear 3-part video series patiently walks you through how to use a multimeter Read more »