Note that it's $200 US dollars
Note that it's $200 US dollars
The ill-fated Peachy 3D Printer campaign image
The ill-fated Peachy 3D Printer campaign image
Power, wifi and mode buttons
Power, wifi and mode buttons

The $200 Monoprice Maker Select Mini 3D Printer

Note that it's $200 US dollars

I put the $200 Maker Select Mini 3D printer from Monoprice through it’s paces in this weekend review.

Why I don’t back 3D Printer projects on crowdfunding sites

The ill-fated Peachy 3D Printer campaign image

The trials and tribulations of crowdfunding platforms and 3D printers.

Going 360 with the Ricoh Theta S

Power, wifi and mode buttons

I explore making 360 degree video and photos with the new(ish) Ricoh Theta S camera.

Checking out some Logiix mobile accessories

Some of the gear logiix sent me

Logiix sent me a bunch of mobile accessories and I review my favourites

Upcoming Workshops & Events

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I’ve got a few upcoming talks and workshops that some of you might be interested in. This post gives a little more details about the topics at each event.

Wired Wednesday 013: Smart Pill Dispenser, copying 3D printed objects by sound and the Samsung Galaxy S7 launches

Samsung Galaxy S7 underwater

Wired Wednesday 013: Smart Pill Dispenser, copying 3D printed objects by sound and the Samsung Galaxy S7 launches

Going on a Science Field Trip: the VanScienceSocial

One of the experiments at TRIUMF

I go on the geekiest field trip since high school (possibly ever) and experience some very interesting science around the city.

Wired Wednesday 011: PartPic, LG’s Rolling Robot & ReFlex Flexible Smartphone

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My weekly technology talk with Ben Wilson on News 1130 radio in Vancouver

Wired Wednesday 010: 5D Storage, 3D BioPrinters & Mattel’s $300 3D printer

Ben Wilson @ News 1130

My weekly technology talk with Ben Wilson on News 1130 radio in Vancouver

Heart of Glass Workshop

The finished heart

A glass making workshop showed me how to turn molten glass into a heart shaped piece of art for Valentines Day