MakerCon Expands NY World Maker Faire Activities

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This year’s New York World Maker Faire will be preceded by MakerCon, a cool conference “By and For Makers” on September 17-18. With 52 speakers in 42 sessions organized into 4 tracks, MakerCon will cover a wide range of topics near and dear to the Maker movement.

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New York World Maker Faire “World’s Happiest Event”!

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The huge maker love fest World Maker Faire is in New York this weekend and New York Hall of Science CEO Margaret Honey calls it the World’s Happiest Event! Maker Media Founder Dale Dougherty. It will also be on display at this weekend’s Maker Faire.

Maker Box is 3D Printing’s Monthly Subscription Box for Filament & Maker Tools

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A few months ago, we saw CubeForme launch on Kickstarter (funding was unsuccessful), offering 3D designers’ collections in subscription boxes. And now that Maker Box is preparing to launch, other makers their very own monthly 3D printing subscription box. Sample Maker Box.

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Finnish Maker Designs 3D Printed Internet Radio

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Miska Karvonen is one of those makers who would be happiest just making and tinkering for a living. 3D Design 3D Printing 3D printed Internet Radio Adafruit PiTfT instructables Miska Karvonen PrintrBot Makers Kit radio raspberry pi touchscreenIn a sense, he’s already doing that very thing. He regularly posts projects he’s completed on Instructables... View the entire article via our website.

Chicken VR at the Maker Faire

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One week ago, we loaded our rented van with kids, chicken crafts, and our HTC Vive, and headed off to the San Mateo Maker Faire. When we were brainstorming for East Bay Mini Maker Faire, we wanted something chicken-related, but also tech-related, with a maker element.

Makers Empire – A revolution in 3dprinting education

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Anyone can create a 3dprintable design in under 5 minutes? Sounds like a dream come true and that is now reality with the release of Makers Empire 3dprinting software. I have always thought to myself there must be an easier way to start students off with 3d design at a younger age.

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Shapeways Goes to India: Maker Fest Ahmedabad

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Perched on the western side of India sits Ahmedabad University, the site of the fourth annual Maker Fest Ahmedabad. Maker Fest was founded by Asha Jadeja, an entrepreneur, venture capitalist, and philanthropist. The author at Maker Fest.

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Thailand Gets Its First Maker Faire with the Bangkok Mini Maker Faire

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Make: Magazine has brought their Maker Faires to dozens of countries all over the world, and their celebration of the maker movement has finally reached Thailand. Chevron Thailand, the Ministry of. View the entire article via our website.

Winners of Make to Care Design Challenge Announced at Maker Faire Rome

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We cover many design challenges at 3DPrint.com, but my favorites are those that challenge participants to invent devices that improve the day-to-day lives of people with disabilities. 3D Design 3D Printing Medical 3D Printing 3d design competition 3d printing competition assistive devices design challenge design competition design competitions design contest Make to Care maker faire rome Sanofi Genzyme

3D Printed Game Boy is a Hit at Maker Faire New York

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You never know what you’re going to see at Maker Faire. I’ve attended Maker Faire New York every year since Make Faire came to New York, and it’s been wildly different every year. View the entire article via our website.

The Emergence of the Maker Movement

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The maker movement is made up of some 135 million adults in the U.S., Maker faires that celebrate the movement have popped up in Japan, Italy, Norway, and Chile. Makers use their skills to craft items such as clothing, baked goods, jewelry, and art; contributing $29 billion to the U.S.

Barbie Joins the 3D Printing & Maker Movements

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3D Design 3D Printing Business 3d printed toys autodesk barbie maker barbie maker movement mattel quirky tech career toysSince the introduction of Barbie in 1959, America’s most loved (and hated) doll has gone through a variety of careers and hobbies in keeping with changes in the interests of and ideas about girls... View the entire article via our website.

Visit Us at the Honolulu Mini Maker Faire — June 23rd

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The 5 th annual Honolulu Mini Maker Faire is this Saturday, June 23 rd from 12pm to 5pm at ‘Iolani School. The Honolulu Maker Faire is open to all ages and encompasses a wide range of interests and technologies. This is a family-friendly event where people can share their interests and knowledge and spark the Maker spirit in others. Maker: Collin Kobayashi. What is a Maker Faire?

Maker Taking 3D Gun Battle to Court Against State Department

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Cody Wilson designed a 3D printed plastic gun that anyone could print and put the plans online. Shortly afterwards, the State Department stepped in and told him he would have to take his Liberator off-line for good.

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Makers for Heroes Make-a-Thon Uses 3D Printing to Help Veterans Get Their Lives Back

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3D Design 3D Printing Medical 3D Printing 3d printed assistive devices 3d printing for veterans assistive devices Challenge America Makers for Heroes Make-a-Thon RESTART stratasys Stratasys CSR Stratasys' Corporate Social Responsibility Tikkum Olam MakersA 33-year-old veteran named Zarita used to love to dance, but since her injury in a car accident on the way to her duty station, she has suffered from dizziness and loss of balance, leaving her.

Hack a Coffee Maker into a Delta 3D printer

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Tropical Labs team made a coffee maker into a Delta 3d printer. Tropical Labs engineers have been developing a flexible design for ultra-affordable 3D printers and this a part of their efforts. project/11346-coffee-maker-delta-3d-printer.

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Autodesk Launches Project Ignite: A 3D Design, Printing & Maker’s Learning Platform For All Ages

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This week kicks off the White House’s second annual National Week of Making, and as President Obama calls for the creation of a Nation of Makers, companies such as Autodesk are not shying away... View the entire article via our website. 3D Design 3D Printing 3d printing education autodesk autodesk project ignite nation of makers national week of making obama project ignite white house white house week of making

The Third Annual Honolulu Mini Maker Faire

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We are excited to share that 3D Innovations will be at the upcoming Honolulu Mini Maker Faire on June 25 th. This is always a fantastic event and brings together our local community of makers. The post The Third Annual Honolulu Mini Maker Faire appeared first on 3D Innovations.

Shaping Dutch Design: TriToy

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In celebration of Dutch Design Week 2017, our Shaping Dutch Design series will once again take a closer look at a few of the dozens of Dutch designers who are part of the Shapeways EXPO this year and, of course, our global maker community all year round.

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Amazing 3D Printed/Cardboard Bicycle Will Be Ridden for First Time at Maker Faire

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The Bay Area Maker Faire is set to kick off this weekend in San Mateo, California, with “makers” from around the world arriving to exchange ideas, marvel in the madness of innovation, and learn... View the entire article via our website. 3D Design 3D Printing 3d printed bicycle 3d printed bike bay area maker faire bicycles bikes cardboard bicycle cardboard bike maker faire Maker Faire Bay Area

TechShop Launches Their New Maker Space Academy

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3D Design 3D Printing 3d printing education 3d printing training education materials makerspace makerspaces STEAM stem STEM education techshop TechShop Maker Space AcademyAs the prices drop and accessibility to 3D printing technology and robotics increases, there has been a quiet revolution in schools throughout the world. The growing demand and need for STEAM education is opening... View the entire article via our website.

New Tool Makes 3D Printing Turns Novices into Expert Makers

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A new tool can help even the most novice at 3D printing create objects that would ordinarily take even experts hours to design and print. An international team of researchers from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and the Interdisciplinary Centre Herzliya in Israel have designed the tool, dubbed Fab Forms, that automatically turns CAD files into a visual model that can be manipulated, altered and printed with a touch of a button.

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Maker-Made Gifting at the Fat Cat Holiday Market

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Last Sunday, Shapeways teamed up with one of our favorite Maker spaces, Fat Cat Fab Lab , to host the 2nd Annual Holiday Market. Twenty-five Makers from the New York City area set up shop for the afternoon to show off unique handcrafted and 3D printed products.

Call 4 Makers Campaign Is Now Live for Maker Faire Europe

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Maker Faire Europe, the largest Maker Faire outside of the US (and possibly the largest after those in the Bay Area and, maybe, NYC) is taking place for the third year in Rome, next October 16th through the 18th. By Davide Sher.

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3D Printing: A Tool in the Toolbox for Makers and Educators

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3D Printing Editorials / Opinions Education 1st maker space 3d design 3d design education 3d parts manufactured 3d printing 3d printing curricula 3d printing curriculum 3d printing education 3d printing in schools design education maker space makerspaceEarly adopters in the 3D printing industry were often faced with a number of obstacles that made it difficult to sell their machines. There was (and still is) a general lack of education among.

Most Popular Drone Makers

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Here are some of the best drone makers on the market: DJI Innovations. The post Most Popular Drone Makers appeared first on 3D Insider. Drones are fast becoming a hot commodity not only among flight hobbyists but also for serious businesses which use them for work-related activities.

The Story of “LEO the Maker Prince” 3D Printing Book

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One of the most creative uses of technology is integrating a user interaction that can be applied to areas such as storytelling and education.  Leo the Maker Prince is an excellent example of such innovation. The But author Carla Diana is also a designer and artist who has worked on mergingrobotics with sensor technologies to bring creations to life that can charm and surprise. So

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Bring Your Kids to Get Creative with SOLIDWORKS at Maker Faire UK

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It’s a suite of pick-up-and-play design applications that gets creative kids engaged with visualising, designing and making. What is Maker Faire UK? it’s easy to see that maker communities are on the up! Little minds love to create, little fingers love to make.

3D Printing a Wedding: Maker Saves Money and Incorporates Personality

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3D Design 3D Printing 3d printed flowers 3D printed headband 3d printed wedding bouquet 3D printed wedding cake topper thingiverse wedding wedding bouquetPlanning a wedding isn’t simple – especially these days, when everyone wants to do something different, something no one else has ever done before. Everyone wants to put their own. View the entire article via our website.

Maker Empire unites Australia and Iran

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Students from Iran and Australia have joined forces to take part in the Maker Empire’s first ever Global Design Challenge. Education Maker Empire schoolsYear 5 students from the Nima.

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e-NABLE Launches First Maker Camp to Commemorate the National Week of Making, But There's a Catch - No 3D Printing!

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The National Week of Making, which celebrates the innovation, ingenuity, and creativity of makers. 3D Design 3D Printing Education curriculum e-nable e-NABLE Maker Camp e-NABLE prosthetics e-NABLE volunteer community maker maker community making national week of making open source prosthetics prosthetics prototype prototypes upper limb devicesI’d like to officially wish you a happy National Week of Making while we’re still in it!

£3.5 million STEAMhouse incubator and maker space comes to the UK

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Created as an innovation center for multidisciplinary collaboration between Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts and Math (STEAM), the facility incorporates a maker space equipped with prototyping tools including 3D printers, digital design software, and metal/wood processing equipment. Birmingham City University has started phase one of its £3.5 million STEAMhouse project.

Cache Makers teaches 3D printing to adults, hoping to inspire future STEM educators

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On Saturday, a group of adults gathered in Cache Makers’ makerspace to learn the basics of 3D printing with polylactic acid (PLA), a layered and biodegradable thermoplastic made from corn. So my kids come up with an idea, they design it, or they can print it out of nothing.”.

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Go from Maker to Producer with Many-Maker: Desktop Plastic Injection Molding 3D Printer Accessory

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The hardware has been refined continuously from manufacturers and by makers themselves, offering greater speed, resolution, View the entire article via our website. 3D Design 3D Printing 3d printing accessories 3d printing solutions automated desktop plastic injection molding indiegogo Many-Maker 3D printing accessoryThe world of 3D printing has proven to be one centered around evolution.

Kids’ 3D Spaghetti Utensil Design Competition Sponsored by Makers Empire, New York Institute of Technology, and Professor Garfield

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Makers Empire is an Australia-based company that has developed a 3D printing application for students as young as elementary age. 3D Design 3D Printing 3d design competion 3d printed kitchen utensils 3D printed utensils afinia 3d australia Free Time Academy garfield Jim Davis maker's empire NYIT TBLS polar 3d printer Professor GarfieldIn fact, the app was first tested by elementary-age students in. View the entire article via our website.

Discover your next engineering skill at a local maker space

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Enter the maker movement, which has encouraged many people to get back to the workshop while inspiring the next generation of inventors. Many factors have converged to form the modern maker movement. These organizations are the life blood of the maker movement.

Industry Giants Partner with Makers to Foster Innovation

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Other manufacturing giants are taking the “if you can’t beat them, join them” approach, partnering with these so-called makers, and the results thus far has been quite positive. FirstBuild will Bridge Maker Movement and Mass Market. SOLIDWORKS 3D printing crowdsourcing makers

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