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.
This DIY Plant Phone Charger allows you to charge your phone through nature! You can plug it into your vertical gardening system, potted plant, or even at a public park to juice up your electronic devices.
Museum of Interesting Things, a traveling interactive demonstration/exhibition of antiques & inventions inspiring innovation & creativity, bringing back tinkering & showing kids & adults their ipods didn't pop out of thin air
IEEE is the world's largest electrotechnology organization. A professional society, its more than 430,000 members in 160 countries are engineers, scientists, technicians and others working at the cutting edge of technology.
Nuts & Volts is the leading magazine for those seriously interested in electronics. There now remain only a few magazines written for the electronics community with Nuts & Volts being the highest readership, longest running electronics publication left in the US today. We also have readers and advertisers that have been with us since the early 80s. Nuts & Volts is written for the hands-on hobbyist, design engineer, technician, and experimenter. The diversity of subjects appeals to all levels of experience and spans such topics as Arduino projects, Raspberry Pi projects, amateur robotics, circuit design, lasers, computer control, home automation, microcontrollers, data acquisition, new technology, DIY projects, electronic theory, and more, not to mention the popular BASIC Stamp. We're looking forward to meeting you so stop by booth 307 and say hello!
MadeSolid is a startup which focuses on the development of advanced materials for 3D printers. We have researched and develop a variety of materials for both UV laser printers and FFF style. We will be live printing with the material and have prints ready for you to touch!
BioLite develops, manufactures, and markets distributed energy solutions for off-grid communities around the world. Our products deliver clean cooking and electricity access using nothing but wood for fuel. Our business serves two distinct markets: 1) emerging markets families living in energy poverty, and 2) outdoor enthusiasts seeking fuel independent cooking and charging.
A family friendly booth Rokenbok and kid*spark have paired up to create an amazing totally hands on building and constructing adventure for kids and families. From a massive 2 day community build section with tons of building material, RC vehicles, conveyor ladders, chute systems and hands on play! We'll also have a section to build your own catapults and shoot at moving targets as well as an Educators section for teachers to hear more about our Student Engineering System and classroom curriculum products.
ARM booth #405 - The world's leading semiconductor intellectual property suppier @ Maker Faire 2014. Come see live teardowns by ifixit; learn how to make your own wearable designs; watch demos and see platforms from Arduino, Electric Imp, mbed, Rasberry Pi and more!