Archive for May, 2013

Eggbot and Raspberry Pi

I first saw an Eggbot at the Portland Mini Maker Faire last year. It’s something I’ve been aware of for a while (it’s been available for years) but after finally […]

Tech Tuesday: SoftStop and NASA’s 3D Printed Pizza

This week on News 1130 radio in Vancouver, I talked about these items: Using water and light to stop truck accidents: Not unlike what recently happened in Washington State, after […]

Multi-Rotor Meetup

Tonight I attended what will likely be the first of many ‘multi-rotor meetups’ in North Vancouver. What started as a conversation on the forum of the group evolved into […]

Tech Tuesday: Turning E-Waste into 3d printers & Diapers that tweet

This week on News 1130 Radio in Vancouver, I discussed these topics: Turning E-Waste into 3d printers: A designer from Togo, a country that receives a large amount of old […]

Upcoming Events: May/June

Busy season has begun with ProTECHtivity, BreakerFaire, Vancouver Mini Maker Faire and Northern Voice all happening over the next few weeks…

Tech Tuesday: 3d printed hand and wearable superhero tech

This week on News 1130 radio in Vancouver, I discussed these items: RoboHand: After losing his fingers in a work accident, South African carpenter Richard Van As set out to […]

Tech Tuesday: FitBark and Casetop

This week on News 1130 radio in Vancouver, I discussed these items: Wearable tech for your dog: Popular devices like the FitBit and Nike Fuelband have been used by people […]

Custom Watchfaces for the Pebble Smartwatch

The Pebble team posted an update yesterday that mentioned that over 500 custom watch faces had been submitted to a new site, My Pebble Faces, that you can now install […]

Tekeh Episode 4: Gillian Shaw

After recording her podcast (talking about 3d printing), I have a chat with Gillian Shaw of the Vancouver Sun in this latest episode of Tekeh. We talk about how we […]