• Pimp your ikea lamp into a customized death star November 26, 2014
    Ikea hacks are well widespread in the maker movement and David Bliss, founder at Nurun, did a great job transforming the Death Star inspired PS 2014 Pendant Lamp into something more dynamic. The lamp was pimped up with an Arduino Uno and Arduino Motor Shield, NeoPixel LEDs and other components you can see in the illustration. The detailed description of […]
  • Making something useful for your home with Materia 101 November 25, 2014
    When you become a happy owner of a Materia 101 3d printer, the first days are really important to start experimenting with the right attitude. Understanding quickly how to get what you want from it means becoming aware of the potential applications of the 3d printing technology in your environment. Last week we published  the tutorial […]
  • Save the date for Arduino Day 2015: Saturday 28th of March November 24, 2014
    Last year, during the first celebration of Arduino Day more than 240 user groups, makerspaces, hackerspaces, fablabs, schools, studios and educators throughout Europe, North and South America, Asia, Africa and Australia planned activities, workshops, events for a wide range of audiences and skillsets. They celebrated together the open source community gathered around Arduino globally. We […]
  • Exploring Amazon’s Echo and the retailer’s home automation channel plans November 11, 2014
    Between an interview with the man in charge of stocking Amazon's site with connected devices and the launch of the Amazon Echo this week's podcast is all about a certain Seattle retailer. Exploring Amazon’s Echo and the retailer’s home automation channel plans originally published by Gigaom, © copyright 2014. Continue reading…
  • Building networks that can expand and survive the internet of things, plus some tips on crowdfunding Oktober 28, 2014
    Whether it's crowfunding questions or worries about how to get your device online this week's podcast has you covered with a mix of insights on funding and new frontiers in networks. Building networks that can expand and survive the internet of things, plus some tips on crowdfunding originally published by Gigaom, © copyright 2014. Continue […]
  • Why the internet of things should be designed with efficiency in mind Oktober 21, 2014
    Can we stop the internet of things from becoming a power hungry consumer of resources? My guest on this week's podcast hopes so, and discusses how we can make it more efficient. Why the internet of things should be designed with efficiency in mind originally published by Gigaom, © copyright 2014. Continue reading…