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


Check out our massive collection of fun, clever, and useful objects for your home, all free and ready for 3D printing Read more »


Why we make the things we make and why making versus buying is far more than just a question of cost and time. Read more »


Use an old credit card or Tic Tac box to create an emergency key for your wallet or purse Read more »


Make house painting a little bit easier and more successful with these clever painting tips and tricks Read more »


Swedish tech artist and comedienne Simone Giertz tries her hand at creating the most annoying alarm clock possible Read more »


Save water with this stylish homemade toilet tank sink. Why doesn't every toilet in drought-stricken regions have one of these? Read more »


Disney, in partnership with Carnegie Mellon, shows off very exciting software for creating 3D-printable robots. Read more »