Week in tweets


We’ve entered the last week of our “Book-a-Day in May” contest to give away five free Maker’s Notebooks and an Arduino MEGA to people who sign up on @make to follow us. This past week’s Notebook winners were:

@jakekooser @davidparmet @MpressMarcy @paperbullet @lilredv1

Winner of the Arduino MEGA is:


Congrats to the winners. Direct message us your mailing address (if you haven’t already) to claim your booty.

Follow us at @make for your chance to win stuff.

Tweets at the Faire
Remember, if you want to track what’s going on at Maker Faire, sign up for the @makerfaire Twitter channel. If you’re going to the Faire and want to stay abreast of traffic and parking conditions to and from the fairgrounds, sign up for @FaireTraffic before you head out. And please feed us intel as you make your way to and from the Faire — if you see traffic snags, accidents, experience parking problems, etc.

The “official” hash tag for the Faire is #mf09. If you tweet about the Faire, please add this tag to your post so that others can scoop up your musings.

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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 garstipsandtools.com.

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