Sunday , 23 November 2014
Making News
You are here: Home » Author Archives: Jerry (page 7)

Author Archives: Jerry

Feed Subscription
Founder of MauiMakers. Previously 30+ yrs as software engineer in bleeding edge tech such as UNIX(1978+), Computer Animation, Multimedia, Virtual Reality, Games, Location Based Entertainment, Military C4I, DARPA Research, etc. Thought FabLab was great new thing, so learned machine shop tech and moved to Maui to start one.

GGHC Chill Box week 2 (or 3?)

Our first post to the element-14 site is up.  This is a Group Blog on the element-14 site.  You can comment, etc there by joining the element-14 site, then joining the Group. Basically it gives a background on our space and the Chill Box project.  Here is the summary I posted for the project: Our project for the Great Global ... Read More »

Great Global Hackerspace Challenge – Chill Box

Its official – Maui Makers has been selected to participate in the Great Global Hackerspace Challenge (Spring 2011 edition)!! Here is the brief summary of The Challenge: Your hackerspace will create a project to help with education, using US$900 (or equivalent) provided by Element14. The project must use a microcontroller and a portable power source. You have 6 weeks to ... Read More »

Meeting at Omaopio Greenhouse Saturday 3/19, 3pm

Our next meeting will be this saturday, March 19, at 3pm at the 3361 Omaopio space: Map Link This is about 3 turns uphill from Surfing Goat Dairy, and about 3 miles down hill from Kula Hwy. There is very limited parking (3-5 cars) up the driveway, but there is a fair bit more on the shoulder of Omaopio both ... Read More »

Dale Dougherty: We are makers from TEDxMotorCity

Dale Dougherty, founder of Make magazine and organizer of Maker Faires, gave a talk at TEDxMotorCity. “America was built by makers — curious, enthusiastic amateur inventors whose tinkering habit sparked whole new industries. At TED@MotorCity, MAKE magazine publisher Dale Dougherty says we’re all makers at heart, and shows cool new tools to tinker with, like Arduinos, affordable 3D printers, even ... Read More »

Gathering STEAM – Maui Open Studios Event

Makers and hackers are often thought of as Scientists Technologists Engineers and Mathematicians (computer geeks) – STEM in current educational grant lingo. As you may recall, I favor expanding this to include the Artists under the acronym STEAM. Well starting this weekend is The Maui Open Studios Event 2010. Over the next 3 weekends, Artists across Maui will be opening ... Read More »

MechaniCards – Laser Cut Kinetic Art

Last fall Make’s blog had a story about Brad Litwin’s Mechanicards(tm). These are small hand operated kinetic sculptures that fit in a 5″ rectangular mailing envelope. They are available either completed or as a kit. I was taken by the design and execution of these wonderful pieces of art.  The card are on the expensive side ($50-75 each completed), but ... Read More »

Maui Makers Meeting Thurs Jan 27 2011

We will be meeting on Thursday Jan 27th 2010, 7-10pm at the home of Ben Ward. Ben’s address is: 297 Haulani St, Makawao, HI 96768 We will be buying a couple pizzas to feed, so please reply as comment here, or to the google group if you plan to attend so we can get enough.  Bring your own drinks. We will ... Read More »

Factory@Home – report for Whitehouse Office of Science & Technology Policy

Hod Lipson (Fab@Home) and Melba Kurman were commissioned by the US Office of Science & Technology Policy (Executive Branch) to write a report on the emerging economy of Personal Manufacturing (aka Fab Lab tech).  The full report “Factory @ Home: The Emerging Economy of Personal Fabrication” (PDF) is available from Hod’s Cornell U website. I am only part way through ... Read More »

Dinner Meetup Monday Jan 10 2011 Flatbread Paia

Our next meetup will be Monday Jan 10, 2010 at Flatbread in Paia from 6-10pm.  This is a cross-over meeting with the TechHui Maui Techies group.  Many of our people are on this list too.   No particular topics but bring your ideas if you have something to share. NOTE: DAY CHANGE FROM PREVIOUS ANNOUNCED DAY – MONDAY NOT TUESDAY. ... Read More »

Not your usual space: A Visit to NextFab Studio, Philadelphia PA

Street approach to NextFab Studio shows workspaces

NextFab Studio is a very different space from any other I have visited. It is has a highly visible location on the street level of a busy main street in Philadelphia amidst university buildings.  Almost all the workspaces are visible from the street through large windows.  Clean, bright, extremely well equipped, it primarily serves small businesses, artists and students out of ... Read More »

Scroll To Top
Descargar musica