Join us Wednesday evening for the next episode of Make: Live, our streaming show and tell! This episode is our Ultimate Kit Episode, in honor of the new Special Issue of MAKE, The Ultimate Kit Guide. Make: Live 20 – Ultimate Kit Episode Wednesday November 9th, 9pm ET/6pm PT Watch at makezine.com/live or on UStream Please join us in the UStream chat or mark tweets with #makelive to interact live with the show. Want to show us your project or talk about your favorite kit? Upload a video or photos and send a link to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please also consider taking our Make: Live survey.
On this episode: Guest host Ariel Churi While Becky’s out of town, it’s exciting to have Sparkle Labs‘ Ariel Churi guest hosting the show with Matt. Sparkle Labs makes electronics kits with superb design and documentation, and will show off their latest in studio. Make Labs Interns Make Labs interns will show us some of the kits they tested out for The Ultimate Kit Guide, including a backyard trebuchet and a kit for interfacing your Android phone with Arduino. Craft Kits Becky calls in from MAKE HQ in Sebastopol, CA with Brookelynn Morris to talk about cool craft kits, from needle felting to celebrity paint-by-number. Michael Schrage – Economist at MIT MIT Research Fellow Michael Schrage will be in studio to talk about “Kitonomics 101″ and how we, as kit builders and hackers, can drive innovation in technology.