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Nick Normal

Nick Normal

I'm an artist & maker. A lifelong biblioholic, and advocate for all-things geekathon. Home is Long Island City, Queens, which I consider the greatest place on Earth. 5-year former Resident of Flux Factory, co-organizer for World Maker Faire (NYC), and blogger all over the net. Howdy!

Latest from Nick Normal


For the #PSoCMaker community, here is an example project using the proximity header on the PSoC 4 BLE Pioneer Kit development board. Read more »

Last Robot Left Alive by Bradley Rothenberg and Adam Mayer. The installation postulated the resurrection of a broken security camera that fell to the ground likely due to wind sheer from Hurricane Sandy.

Art Hack Day: DELUGE was this past weekend in Red Hook, Brooklyn. Here's a tour of some of the hackathon-artworks that were on display. Read more »

Looking for help with your PSoC 4 BLE project? Or have a project you want to share with others? Join our PSoCMaker Google+ Community! Read more »


Enter your Internet of Things project in the PSoC Pioneer Challenge to win a trip to Maker Faire Bay Area in May! Read more »

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And an opportunity for those who want one. Tell us about your pioneering Internet of Things project! Read more »

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Spectacular 5-minute fly-by of iconic NYC sites by Bronx-based drone enthusiast Victor Chu. One favorite is the Unisphere, adjacent to where World Maker Faire takes place in Flushing Meadows, Queens. Read more »


Quintron's new project turns weather into sound using an all analog synthesizer setup, and is streaming 24/7 over the Internet. Read more »