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The Sights and Sounds of Maker Faire Tokyo

The Sights and Sounds of Maker Faire Tokyo

There’s something about Japan and electronics that go hand and hand, and there may be no better showcase of that than Maker Faire Tokyo.

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Watch This Robot Snake Climb Vertical Walls

Watch This Robot Snake Climb Vertical Walls

…as for its wall-climbing abilities, I got a one-word response: “Magnets.”

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Celebrating Pi Day at the Sphero RVR Hackathon

Celebrating Pi Day at the Sphero RVR Hackathon

I joined a select group of students, makers and educators who didn’t let the ominous Bomb Vortex Blizzard (actual name of the snowstorm that hit Colorado last week) stop us from making our way to Boulder CO for the Sphero RVR Pi Day Hackathon. 10 early supporters of the RVR Kickstarter campaign got hands-on with […]

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Don’t Miss Our “Robots 101” Live Seminar This Thursday, Hosted By Saura Naderi

Don’t Miss Our “Robots 101” Live Seminar This Thursday, Hosted By Saura Naderi

This week, Saura joins us again, this time as a host of our latest Live Learning session — Robots 101, What you need to know to build robots. This 2-3 hour seminar for Make: Members will help guide the new maker to an understanding of what qualifies as a robot (or robotic mechanism), how to use various robotics components, and give a hands-on experience for designing and building your own robot.

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Maker Pro News: How Startups Can Thrive Locally

Maker Pro News: How Startups Can Thrive Locally

Also inside: tips from a hardware founder who failed on an epic scale.

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Drawbots and other Retro Robots

Drawbots and other Retro Robots

A series on Adafruit that looks at robotic history and the robot tech of yesteryear.

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