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


Our favorite workshop magician shares a lifetime of router tricks Read more »


A new technology allows robots to manipulate varied and delicate objects Read more »


The next time you're camping or building an outdoor fire, try making a Dakota fire pit Read more »


Exploring the many ways in which makers are expanding and improving the Star Wars X-Wing miniatures game Read more »


A popular YouTube woodworker takes on the task of shop organization for a rapidly-expanding tool collection Read more »


A 17 year old builds a very impressive Star Wars BB-8 out of household and hardware store items Read more »


We return to Collin's Lab as he experiments with electronics basics and the eccentricities of circuits Read more »