The UpDroid UP1 is a sub-$1,000, nine-pound robot development platform runs supports ROS.

The UP1 Robot is the ideal robot for software developers who are more interested in coding than they are in robo mechanics. Read more »

Digital Caliper Anatomy

In order to take accurate measurements, it’s important to know how to use calipers properly. Digital calipers are your best friend when it comes to taking accurate measurements of small objects. Read more »


Watch this art installation explore how seemingly innocuous online activities can threaten your data privacy. Read more »


Exhibits at the Beijing Mini Maker Faire blend traditional Chinese handicrafts and the latest in technological innovation. Read more »


Disney, in partnership with Carnegie Mellon, shows off very exciting software for creating 3D-printable robots. Read more »


The flaming sword in Fallout 4 looked cool enough in the game, but is much cooler in real life! Read more »

Photo courtesy of Cleveland Medical Hackathon

Makers, engineers, and doctors came together for the 24-hour Cleveland Medical Hackathon, using big data and microcontrollers to make a difference in healthcare. Read more »