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vinyl-lamp-shade-1

If you've got a few LPs lying around that are beyond repair, then you might as well cover some naked bulbs with them like designer Sandman did with this handsome upcycled vinyl lamp shade. Read more »

A robotic dog chases a tennis ball at last year's Milwaukee MakerFest

If you would like to be involved in the Milwaukee Maker Faire, they are accepting maker applications until August 3. Read more »

Fig. 13: Rounded polycarbonate acoustic deflection encasement

Building an 8'-long robotic arm with a chainsaw on the end is no small feat. Here's how it was done. Read more »

garbage-chair-1

Instructables member operate has devised a way to kill two upcycling birds with one project stone by resurrecting a broken lawn chair with some salvaged vinyl in this ingenious tutorial. Read more »

Cloud_1HR

littleBits formally released their CloudBit module today — and announced a retail partnership with RadioShack that further expands the sales reach of the growing company. Read more »

Inaki of Arquimana — a design and digital manufacturing team from Bilbao > www.arqma.es

Slideshow and report from Spain's Basque country Maker Faire — Bilbao! Read more »

3dscan

Thinking about buying a 3D scanner? You may already have what you need in your pocket. Smartphones could emerge as a viable platform for quick scanning, which would spawn all sorts of 3D snapshots and Instagram-like 3D exchanges. Autodesk’s 123D Catch is already available, of course, but some new entrants could dramatically... Read more »