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


We asked some of our favorite contributors to share tips on everything from shop tools to being a maker pro. Read more »


We tour the shops of some of our favorite makers and share their top shop tip takeaways. Read more »


A clever design for a pint-sized, wireless Arduino clone that also turns a battery holder into a project box. Read more »


More creative ways for getting the most out of your hot glue gun. Read more »


Have an idea for a part you wish you could add to a toy, say a toy train set? Desktop fabrication to the rescue! Read more »


Need the lawn mowed? Print out a robotic lawnmower. Have a big yard? Print two? Read more »


Playtime just got a lot more physical and experimental with this Lego "Large Brick Collider." Read more »