Brian Jepson

Brian Jepson

I'm a tinkerer and finally reached the point where I fix more things than I break. When I'm not tinkering, I'm probably editing a book for Maker Media.

Latest from Brian Jepson


Arcbotics, makers of Hexy the Hexapod, have an amazing two-wheel robot in the works. Check it out and get one for yourself. Read more »

Axeda Hackathon

Come join me this Sunday in Boston, where I'm one of the judges for Axeda's M2M hackathon. Build something awesome with electronics and software, and compete to win a prize! Read more »

3D Printing at the Javits Center

Nick Normal and I attended the first Inside 3D Printing Conference & Expo recently. Here's a collection of our pictures and recollections. Read more »

techBASIC Sampler & Book

Want to build iPhone and iPad electronics apps without paying the Apple developer tax? Check out this new book from Mike Westerfield. Read more »

Clark Poston shows off the steam box

Check out these photos from IYRS, a trade and technology school in Newport, RI that blends traditional wooden boatbuilding with modern making techniques. Read more »


Check out the book signing for MAKE's steampunk book, Vintage Tomorrows, at the Cedar Hills Powell's Books in Beaverton, OR: Monday, March 25th @ 7:00PM. Read more »

Big Dog Throwing a Cinder Block

Big Dog's learned how to throw cinder blocks. While this could make for a fun game of catch, I think this would be pretty useful if you needed to move some supplies to the top of a hill or building quickly. Read more »