Make: Online site update complete!

We’re done with upgrading our blog software on the Maker Media websites (Make: Online, CRAFT, and Make: Japan).

Let us know if you encounter any problems or strange behavior (ah… here on the sites, elsewhere, you’re on your own).

Thanks for your patience…

The MGT.

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Gareth Branwyn is a freelance writer and the former Editorial Director of Maker Media. He is the author or editor of over a dozen books on technology, DIY, and geek culture. He is currently a contributor to Boing Boing, Wink Books, and Wink Fun. His free weekly-ish maker tips newsletter can be found at

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