Well, we did it! Once again we changed the world for the better. Here are some of my choice photos, followed by some important articles and coverage, and then finally some videos. Will keep updating but enjoy this selection for now:
Definitely one of my favorite moments walking around outside was turning around and being visually stunned by the Rocket Park rockets, 1960s era rocket sculpture, and Tim Laursen’s MIDI controlled robot drummers in the foreground, with people interacting with his drumbots via a drum machine. Intense!
Huffington Post | What Barack Obama Could Learn From Maker Faire
Scientific American | A Robot in Every Home? We’re getting close.
Scientific America | Making, Education, and Innovation: Inspiring Makers in Underrepresented Communities
ABC News | New York Maker Faire Showcases a New Generation of Innovators (video below)
spectrum ieee | The Coolest Things at World Maker Faire 2011
MakerBot “brought the awesome”, and documented it in this episode of MakerBot TV:
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ABC News, great interview with Mitch Altman which opens with Rude Mechanical Orchestra and features a nice segment with Joe Hudy and other Makers in my area:
BIG UPS to Tim Laursen who personally helped me make World Maker Faire a success:
plenty more videos on Maker Faire’s YouTube Channel