Category Archives: Other Good Stuff

Crowd sourced creativity

Casey Pugh, a co-founder of Vimeo and Boxee, wanted to make a feature-length film.  But he didn’t want to do it alone. He had become enamored by the concept of crowdsourcing, and decided to use the methodology to recreate one

Crowd sourced creativity

Casey Pugh, a co-founder of Vimeo and Boxee, wanted to make a feature-length film.  But he didn’t want to do it alone. He had become enamored by the concept of crowdsourcing, and decided to use the methodology to recreate one

FOLD FLAT 3D PRINTER!!!

Emmanuel Gilloz, a self-described “designer-geek-idealist” has invented the FoldaRap, a foldable version of the open-source RepRap 3D printer. While it’s more of a fold flat 3D printer, as it requires assembly rather than simply unfurling like an ironing board, it’s

FOLD FLAT 3D PRINTER!!!

Emmanuel Gilloz, a self-described “designer-geek-idealist” has invented the FoldaRap, a foldable version of the open-source RepRap 3D printer. While it’s more of a fold flat 3D printer, as it requires assembly rather than simply unfurling like an ironing board, it’s

FABLABHOUSE

“The Fab Lab House is developed on a network of fabrication laboratories using CNC machines to design and produce houses than can be customizable by the inhabitants, and at the same time adaptable to the environmental conditions” Neil Gershenfeld, físico

FABLABHOUSE

“The Fab Lab House is developed on a network of fabrication laboratories using CNC machines to design and produce houses than can be customizable by the inhabitants, and at the same time adaptable to the environmental conditions” Neil Gershenfeld, físico

Stompy: The Giant, Rideable Walking Robot

The …. project is a great example of the power and potential of open access makerspaces and participation of motivated people passionate about making new things…even if those are robotic spiders you can drive.

Stompy: The Giant, Rideable Walking Robot

The …. project is a great example of the power and potential of open access makerspaces and participation of motivated people passionate about making new things…even if those are robotic spiders you can drive.

Twine

With a kickstarter funding goal of $35000 they reached $556,542 which should be more than enough to see Twine brought to life. “Twine is a wireless module tightly integrated with a cloud-based service. The module has WiFi, on-board temperature and

Twine

With a kickstarter funding goal of $35000 they reached $556,542 which should be more than enough to see Twine brought to life. “Twine is a wireless module tightly integrated with a cloud-based service. The module has WiFi, on-board temperature and

MakLab

The guys at MakLab, based in the Lighthouse in Glasgow, are now up and running and ready to take on new members. They are having a few teething problems, their big CNC router is sick but will be better soon,

MakLab

The guys at MakLab, based in the Lighthouse in Glasgow, are now up and running and ready to take on new members. They are having a few teething problems, their big CNC router is sick but will be better soon,

Generative Jigsaws

Generative design practitioners Nervous System are using dendritic pattern creation and laser cut birch ply to create some rather beautiful new puzzles. More about this on the Nervous System blog

Generative Jigsaws

Generative design practitioners Nervous System are using dendritic pattern creation and laser cut birch ply to create some rather beautiful new puzzles. More about this on the Nervous System blog