Maker Faire Bay Area 2014

Year of the Maker

Year of the Maker

Meet the Makers

Explore makers and projects that participated in Maker Faire Bay Area 2014. You can choose to browse by topic or you can browse maker exhibits alphabetically. You can also review the Program and Presentation Lineup.

900+ Maker Exhibits

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Slideshow: First Benicia Mini Maker Faire

Slideshow: First Benicia Mini Maker Faire

  Glorious spring weather graced the first annual Benicia Mini Maker Faire (about 30 minutes north of Oakland, CA in the San Francisco Bay Area). The lovely thing about Mini Maker Faires is how easy it is to have conversation with these always-interesting makers. The other aspect is the local […]

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Learn About PSoC and BLE in Upcoming Online Tutorials

Learn About PSoC and BLE in Upcoming Online Tutorials

Wilcher will be teaching one 45-minute session each weekday next week on his experience with the PSoC 4 BLE kit

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Explore Microscopic Worlds at Benicia Mini Maker Faire

Explore Microscopic Worlds at Benicia Mini Maker Faire

The Benicia Mini Maker Faire opens its gates for the first time on March 28 and is already becoming the talk of the town. Dale Dougherty will be speaking at the faire along with a host of robots, electric bicycles and cars, clean sustainable technology projects, and steampunk favorites. Kids […]

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Cypress Discuss PSoC, Demo BLE Nerf Gun, Talk Fingernail-Sized Bluetooth Modules

Cypress Discuss PSoC, Demo BLE Nerf Gun, Talk Fingernail-Sized Bluetooth Modules

Your browser does not support the video tag. Cypress staff demonstrate a Nerf gun project built with PSoC operated over Bluetooth using a smartphone touchscreen controller. The project contains motors, relays, and an ultrasonic (“PING“) distance sensor. Our friends at Cypress Semiconductor recently hosted a Hangouts on Air for the […]

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Exploring Laser-Cut Fashion at the Kent State Mini Maker Faire

Exploring Laser-Cut Fashion at the Kent State Mini Maker Faire

Textile design is not limited anymore to your local fabric retailer. New tools in fashion themed maker spaces are allowing designers to manipulate fibers in interesting ways. Fashion design student, Abby Steger, has taken her inspiration from the Cleveland Botanical Garden’s Orchid Mania flower show to her dress design by […]

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