Month: September 2019

Maker Business Profile: Skye and Thomas of MarninSaylor

Maker Business Profile: Skye and Thomas of MarninSaylor

Who are you, and where are you located? We are MarninSaylor, the brainchild of Thomas Marnin and Skye Saylor. We are a husband / wife business, love, and life partnership based in Seattle, WA. What do you make? We call our family of products Pastry Pets. The main items are handmade plush toys, but we […]

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Millennium Falcon Project: A Mad Rush And The Largest 3D Printer In Europe

Millennium Falcon Project: A Mad Rush And The Largest 3D Printer In Europe

I was working in Pinewood Studios, England, when I was informed I had an interesting job. My eyes brows raised a little, but much much higher when I was told I would one of their team bringing to life a Lucus Film Millennium Falcon! It was decided that the Falcon would be 3D printed within […]

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Megabots Pulls the Plug, Puts Eagle Prime on eBay

Megabots Pulls the Plug, Puts Eagle Prime on eBay

Megabots had an inspiring run, starting as part of a giant robot arm demo’d at Comic-Con, turning into a number of compelling crowdfunding and viral video campaigns, and leading up to a much anticipated but somewhat disappointing bout between their massive, $2.5 million robot and a Japanese counterpart. Now, despite attempts to find a viable […]

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Maker Spotlight: Loic De Buck

Maker Spotlight: Loic De Buck

This maker spotlight was brought to us through Maker Faire Rome.  You’ll be able to find them and many more creative and exciting makers at Maker Faire Rome: The European Edition on October 18-20. Get your tickets now!   Who are you? My name is Loïc De Buck, I was born in Ghent (Belgium). I’m […]

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Maker Spotlight: Artur Coelho

Maker Spotlight: Artur Coelho

This maker spotlight was brought to us through Maker Faire Rome.  You’ll be able to find them and many more creative and exciting makers at Maker Faire Rome: The European Edition on October 18-20. Get your tickets now!   where are you located I’m from Portugal, more specifically living near Lisbon. what is your day […]

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Cool Crowdfunding: Augmented Reality, Modular Build Plates, Vader, and Drones

Cool Crowdfunding: Augmented Reality, Modular Build Plates, Vader, and Drones

We receive so many pitches for crowdfunding projects. They pour into our inbox daily. Since crowdfunding is a bit of a gamble, it is always kind of hard to determine just how to write about these projects, considering that many of them may not ever deliver. Cool Crowdfunding is our way of sharing some of […]

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Maker Spotlight: Per Salkowitsch

Maker Spotlight: Per Salkowitsch

This maker spotlight was brought to us through Maker Faire Rome.  You’ll be able to find them and many more creative and exciting makers at Maker Faire Rome: The European Edition on October 18-20. Get your tickets now! Who are you? I am an entrepreneur, musician, inventor, biologist and parent, but if people ask me […]

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