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Amateur Radio is Still Alive and Kicking: Journey to Becoming a HAM
Jun 18, 2014 10:04 pm
Charles recently started his quest to expand his maker skill set, and decided to take a stroll down the road to becoming a licensed amateur radio operator.
Arduino begins shipping TRE developer edition boards worldwide
May 16, 2014 8:11 pm
This week, Arduino began shipping developer editions of its TRE development board for beta testers
Protostack ATmega32A Development Kit Review
Dec 10, 2013 10:31 pm
Protostack's latest development kit breaks the ATmega328 trend and introduces us to the ATmega32A. Let's take a full look at it in this review.
Makerspaces: What are they, and why do they matter?
Dec 2, 2013 3:04 am
Makerspaces are a major part of the DIY / Maker movement, and this is why you need to be a part of one. Charles explains why in this article.
Meet the Ex1, the first maker friendly circuit printer
Nov 12, 2013 3:29 am
Cartesian Co's new Ex1 will print circuit boards on paper, wood, glass, FR4, and ceramic materials
Preorders open for the Pirate3D Buccaneer 3D Printer on November 1st
Oct 21, 2013 6:36 pm
Pirate3D will kick off pre-orders for its Buccaneer 3D printer on November 1st for just $697
Maker modifies piano into the perfect DOOM controller
Sep 18, 2013 1:02 am
Play DOOM the easy way on this modified piano
TweakTown's Guide to 3D Printing: Part 2 - 3D Printer Kit Selection
Jun 3, 2013 2:59 am
In our last installment, we discussed what made up a 3D printer, and what one should pay attention to when considering purchasing one. Today we are going to take a few more steps down the 3D printing...
Turn your Raspberry Pi into a full featured XBMC Media Center in an hour or less
May 3, 2013 2:11 am
In this guide we show you how to turn the Raspberry Pi into a micro media center that will play your whole medial library for under $45 shipped to your door.
Maker builds surveillance package to film entire postal shipment process
Apr 10, 2013 3:09 pm
Maker builds hidden camera box to secretly video what a package goes through during shipment
TweakTown's Guide to 3D Printing: Part 1 - What makes up a 3D Printer?
Mar 29, 2013 7:22 pm
Not all 3D printers are alike, and buying a 3D printer without any guidance can quickly amount to a lot of wasted money or wasted time trying to get everything adjusted. This series will help educate...
What is a Maker? What it really means to be a "Maker"
Mar 29, 2013 2:10 pm
Charles Gantt delivers his thoughts on what he and others define as a "Maker", ahead of a flow of DIY maker articles and guides he will deliver to TweakTown.
SSD Maker, RunCore, set to build state-of-the-art SSD facility in Changsha
Jul 30, 2012 3:33 am
RunCore to build state-of-the-art SSD production facility in Changsha
New 3D printer is under $500, creator is former MakerBot exec
Apr 26, 2012 8:32 pm
A new 3D printer has broken the $500 price barrier!