Embedded book prototype


Mike Knuepfel, a recent graduate of Stanford University with a BS in Engineering – Product Design, saw some of the projects people are doing with The Maker’s Notebook and thought he’d share some of the embedded book prototypes he’s been working on. Besides the above, which uses touch-sensitive LED circuitry and shape memory allow and a paper ratchet to activate components in a book, he also has a sort of quiz book, that lights up when you put people on family tree in the right sequence, and simple laminated circuit.

Embedded Books


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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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