The Portable Automated Digital Photo Collage (P-ADPC) is an interactive art installation that generates collage using a Rasperry Pi computer and camera, and a small Python program.
A drone flying competition featuring aerial combat, obstacle courses and other UAV games. Divisions for tiny palm-sized toys up to huge multirotor heavy-lifters, & include both combat and non-combat games.
Hands-on Electronics Curriculum (But don't tell the kids it's a curriculum . . . they'll just think it's fun!) The Curriculum is for ages 10 to adults. Other Electronic Kits for ages 7 and up. Kits are educational, but fun.
Got analytic skills? Try competitive tomography with line-following cars, reach in to solve a mini laser maze, and see if your lego drone can cross a map. Ask our Capitol students if you need a hint, or design a new game.
A guide for crafters and their parental units on how Minecraft is inspiring a generation of Makers. Kids who attend will build a redstone torch from an LED and parents will finally know why ''Minecraft isn't just another video game.'' Architecture, Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Mass Communication, Video Production, Electrical Engineering, Computer Sciences, Project Management, and more are skills being used and learned through Minecraft.
Interactive LED extravaganza! Minecraft Circuits in Real Life, LED Fireworks, Pixel Pal Astro Blast Arcade, E-Textiles, make & take LED Flowers. Inspiration and projects for makers, educators, and families.
''Pinventions'' is dedicated to reinventing vintage pinball machines into playable, functional works of art and unique custom engineering design. A ''Night of the Living Dead'' design complete with fog FX- will be there to play!
3DR’s UAV platforms capture breathtaking aerial imagery for consumer enjoyment and data analysis, enabling mapping, surveying, 3D modeling and more. Our technology is currently used across multiple industries around the world, including agriculture, photography, construction, search and rescue and ecological study. 3DR is committed to bringing the power of UAV technology to the mainstream market.
RadioShack will host a Learn-To-Solder area for Maker Faire attendees to build their own Maker Faire rocket flashlight. RadioShack will also open a pop-up shop on site with DIY products, portable chargers, and batteries for sale, including 20% off select products. Maker Faire Attendees can see a 3D printer in action at the RadioShack booth and also charge their smartphone or tablet with the free RadioShack charging stations. Associates will be handing out $10 off a $30 purchase coupons valid at local stores.
Working to spark the imagination of electronics enthusiasts everywhere by providing the means to bring creative dreams to life. Fort Worth, Texas
ROBLOX is the largest user-powered content site in online games and the #1 entertainment site for kids and teens, giving players powerful tools to make and share fantastic games -– and be rewarded for their creations. With an expanding arsenal of development features and a engaged global playerbase of millions, ROBLOX gives players the fuel to launch into indie game development. Visit us at Maker Faire Bay Area to meet our staff as well as some of our top developers who will be showcasing their creations. For more information, go to www.ROBLOX.com.