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What if there were a loose body of makers, with some recognizable name and "seal of non-disapproval," who take it upon themselves to vet all of the new hardware offerings posted to crowdfunding sites? Read more »

Dale with some of the organizers from Maker Faire Shenzhen

I found China surprising and different than what I expected -- open and friendly, intense and tireless, broad and expansive, informal and optimistic. Read more »


The aren’t a lot of Lego Mindstorms EV3 books out there yet, but the ones that have been released are quite good: case in point, the Lego Mindstorms EV3 Laboratory by Daniele Benedettelli. The reason why Danny (“He prefers to be called Danny, mainly to avoid being mistaken for a... Read more »

The SensorTag is a Bluetooth Low Energy development kit targeted at iOS developers.

Texas Instruments announces update to SensorTag, adding iBeacon support. Read more »


This gripper takes advantage of "jamming" semi-fluid coffee grounds. Read more »


Matthew Beckler interviews legendary Lego hacker Philippe "Philo" Hurbain. Read more »