From Maker to Market.

The Maker movement seems to be all about weekend DIY projects, in the garage, with wires hanging out, and an Arduino stuck in for blog cred.  Maybe it shouldn’t always stop there. Purple Squirrel Games is making a very simple product but doing it in an exceptional way. Their first product is a mancala game…

Keeping Great Ideas from Gathering Dust

See if this story rings a bell: My friend is a maker.  He’s built a 3D printer, owns a Shapeoko, and designed his own circuit boards. None of that is related to his day job – he’s a teacher – it’s just a hobby.   He’s a member of the local hackerspace and he’s also into ukuleles,…

Maker Redux

For the last eighteen months I’ve been working with a group building a way for people with ideas to get things made by people with tools.  Here’s the big idea: Post by Maker Redux Corporation.