By Ian LeeContinue
At World Maker Faire last weekend, I got the chance to check out Minnowboard, a new Open Source microcontroller board that is going after the Raspberry Pi market not by emulating the popular RasPi, but…Continue
By Brian Dodson
Intel's Futurist and Director of Future Casting, Brian David Johnson, was at this week's Maker Faire in New York City to introduce an open source, 3D printed companion robot called Jimmie.
Johnson's job is to advise Intel as to what…Continue
By Travis Good
Jaws drop when makers see a five-axis CNC at work. That’s what happened to me when I saw PocketNC performing its magic. I peered closely and saw a spindle moving along two axes milling a piece of plastic mounted on a trunnion moving along/around…Continue
Since we have been discussing the failure of LiPo batteries during charging, I thought that it would be interesting to post this article on the shortcomings of a knockoff LiPo battery charger and how it could, in its unmodified form, cause damage to a LiPo battery.
It's customary and a tradition that we celebrate every new 1,000 members here and share the traffic stats. This time it's 43,000!!!!
There were 1.7 million page views in the last month! (we get around 57,000 pageviews a day on average). It took us just 28 days to get this latest 1,000 members--we're averaging one new member every 40 minutes.