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TweakTown's Maker & DIY Content Listing for 2013 - Page 1

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Protostack ATmega32A Development Kit Review

Protostack ATmega32A Development Kit Review

By: Charles Gantt | Posted: Dec 10, 2013 @ 16:31 CST | Summary: 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. Read the review.
Makerspaces: What are they, and why do they matter?

Makerspaces: What are they, and why do they matter?

By: Charles Gantt | Posted: Dec 1, 2013 @ 21:04 CST | Summary: 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. Read the article.
Hands-on with the BeagleBone Black, a 32-bit Micro Computer

Hands-on with the BeagleBone Black, a 32-bit Micro Computer

By: Charles Gantt | Posted: Nov 16, 2013 @ 12:14 CST | Summary: The BeagleBone Black is the latest development board to hit the Maker / DIY scene and packs one heck of a punch in terms of hardware. Read the article.
TweakTown's Guide to 3D Printing: Part 2 - 3D Printer Kit Selection

TweakTown's Guide to 3D Printing: Part 2 - 3D Printer Kit Selection

By: Charles Gantt | Posted: Jun 2, 2013 @ 21:59 CDT | Summary: 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... Read the guide.
TweakTown's Guide to 3D Printing: Part 1 - What makes up a 3D Printer?

TweakTown's Guide to 3D Printing: Part 1 - What makes up a 3D Printer?

By: Charles Gantt | Posted: Mar 29, 2013 @ 14:22 CDT | Summary: 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... Read the guide.
What is a Maker? What it really means to be a "Maker"

What is a Maker? What it really means to be a "Maker"

By: Charles Gantt | Posted: Mar 29, 2013 @ 9:10 CDT | Summary: 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. Read the article.