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LeoPhi USB enabled pH interface

Tuesday, May 28th, 2013

Ryan Edwards met up with the DP crew at Maker Faire and he sends in this post on his experiments with open source water quality sensors. For the last few years I have been creating open source water quality sensors. One of my other passions is Gardening and I had...

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More from Bay Area Maker Faire 2013

Monday, May 20th, 2013

Drew's inside and outside name badge for Maker Faire and spectrum analyzer at Maker Faire after party. More pictures below. (more…)

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Bay Area Maker Faire 2013: ‘Get your stuff made’ presentation

Monday, May 20th, 2013

Great turnout for the Get Your Stuff Made presentation! Ian talked about the ways open source is currently manufactured, and outlined the package we send to Seeed Studio to start a new project. Power Point Open Office PDF Thanks to everyone who came to listen!

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Bay Area Maker Faire 2013: Booths and Exhibits

Monday, May 20th, 2013

There were lots of awesome projects at Maker Faire.  Yoshi from Switch Science gave us a new JTAG debugger.  Can't wait to play! More photos below the fold. (more…)

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Bay Area Maker Faire 2013: Dangerous Prototypes booth

Monday, May 20th, 2013

Getting feedback on the new component kits at the DP booth.  So excited to get these out! (more…)

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Getting around at Bay Area Maker Faire 2013

Monday, May 20th, 2013

Here are some pics of the activities from around Bay Area Maker Faire.  Some amazing new fire sculptures this year.  More photos below the fold. (more…)

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Bay Area Maker Faire 2013: It has begun!

Sunday, May 19th, 2013

For live updates from the Maker Faire check out our twitter feed, or wait for them to pop up on the blog. (more…)

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Bay Area Maker Faire 2013: Preview of booths and exhibits

Saturday, May 18th, 2013

Here is a short preview of some booths and exhibits we visited at the Bay Area Maker Faire.  New part kits ready to show at Maker Faire tomorrow.  Follow the pics live with our twitter feed. More photos below the fold. (more…)

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Bay Area Maker Faire 2013: Setup

Saturday, May 18th, 2013

Here are some pics we took while setting up at the Bay Area Maker Faire. If you are visiting, be sure to say hi at our booth.   For live updates from the Maker Faire check out our twitter feed, or wait for them to pop up on the blog. More...

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Dangerous Taco Crawl pics 2013

Friday, May 17th, 2013

Thursday before Maker Faire is the Dangerous Taco Crawl through the Mission District, starting at the Noisebridge hackerspace.   Follow the pics live with our twitter feed. More photos below the fold. (more…)

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WORKSHOP VIDEO #59: How we prepare for the Bay Area Maker Faire

Tuesday, May 14th, 2013

[embed]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B_q_Tg0ZiSI&[/embed] This week we are visiting the Bay Area Maker Faire, so here is a video to explain how we prepare for Maker Faires. You can also check out our Maker Faire tips post, or the wiki version. We'll have regular updates form the Faire on our blog, and Twitter...

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HOW-TO: Visit Bay Area Maker Faire

Tuesday, May 14th, 2013

We are off to the Bay Area Maker Faire, and we'd like to share some of the tips we picked up on our previous visit there. Below are our tips for both visitors, and participants. If you are in the area be sure to drop by. (more…)

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Join our table at Bay Area Maker Faire 2013?

Monday, May 13th, 2013

For the last few Maker Faire's we've invited hackers and makers without a table to display with us. If you have a cool project you'd like to show off with us at Maker Faire this weekend, please hit us up through the contact form.

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Bay Area Maker Faire May 18th & 19th, taco crawl

Monday, May 13th, 2013

We'll be at the Bay Area Maker Faire on the 18th, and 19th of May this year. This is the big one and it's a ton of fun. If you're there please drop by and say hi. On the blog we'll have our usual Maker Faire coverage and a Maker...

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Shenzhen Mini Maker Faire 2013: Kid friendly projects

Wednesday, April 10th, 2013

Maker Faire is a hands-on experience, and there's something for all ages. Here's a few kid friendly projects we spotted. (more…)

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Shenzhen Mini Maker Faire 2013: Robots and Art

Tuesday, April 9th, 2013

Robots and automation are always favorite projects. We found cell phone controlled robots, cnc milling machines, 3D printers galore, and much more. Check out a few projects below the fold. (more…)

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Shenzhen Mini Maker Faire 2013: The Seeed Studio Booth

Tuesday, April 9th, 2013

Once again Seeed Studio sponsored the Shenzhen Mini Maker Faire.  A bunch of open source hardware is on display and available for purchase. Here's a bunch of kits based on the Arduino. (more…)

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Shenzhen Mini Maker Faire 2013

Tuesday, April 9th, 2013

This weekend was the second Shenzhen Mini Maker Faire. Shenzhen has the world's largest electronics component market, the makers here have access to resources and tool most of us can only dream about. You know there's going to be some amazing projects. This year the Maker Faire was in central...

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Maker Faire UK in Newcastle April 27-28, 2013

Monday, March 11th, 2013

TonyD let us know about the Maker Faire UK in Newcastle on the 27th, and 28th of April: Maker Faire UK is back in 2013 in Newcastle on Saturday April 27th and Sunday 28th.  Details are here If you can't wait that long there's a Mini Maker Faire in Edinburgh on...

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More from Maker Faire Tokyo 2012

Sunday, December 2nd, 2012

Another one for the FACEFRAME series! with Tayken. Check out lots of pictures below the fold. (more…)

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