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Apress

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With more than 1,500 books in print and e-formats, Apress is the authoritative source for IT professionals, software developers, and business leaders all over the world. Apress provides high-quality, no-fluff content that helps serious technology professionals build a comprehensive pathway to career success. Since 2007, Apress has been part of Springer Science+Business Media, one of the world's leading scientific, technical, and medical publishing houses, enabling global distribution of Apress publications. For more information, please visit www.apress.com.


Autodesk

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Autodesk 123D is free software integrated with content and fabrication services. At Maker Faire NY Autodesk will be hosting a hands on makerspace where participants can have hands on experiences with our free apps and 3d printers. We also will be hosting an educational hack-a-thon where educators will be answering the question ""How do you use a 3D printer in your classroom?


Blokify

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Blokify building 3d modeling iOS application that allows everyone, including children to quickly and easily make a mental image into a virtual creation via our block based modeling system.


BramsonORT: study electronics, computers, robotics

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BramsonORT welcomes high school students to come and visit to see our technical students and meet our faculty


Brown Dog Solar

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A Milwaukee startup focusing on Solar USB Power. We ran a wildly successful Kickstart for our Folding USB Solar Cells. At our booth we'll be showing off our solar USB charging solutions and setups. We believe that our solar cells are the perfect item for campers, hikers, and emergency preparedness.


FlowX26

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FlowX26 is a life-size version of the mobile app Flow Free. Instead of connecting circles using your finger, people will be walking on tiles that will light up. The game board is an interactive platform that reacts to steps.


Lagoa

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Lagoa is the world's first web-based platform for photoreal 3D visualization and rendering. Fast and powerful, Lagoa enables artists, designers, engineers, architects and advertisers to collaborate while producing spectacular 3D content.


Learn Electronics by Doing Kits

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Fully Functioning Oscilloscope consisting of an array of 240 LEDs plus a test signal board used for a hands-on kit to teach Electronics from basic physics to programming a microprocessor. Also displaying a Giant HexBug.


Mannahatta2409.org

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Mannahatta2409.org is an on-line forum for discovering, designing, and sharing visions of Manhattan's ecology, in a time of changing climate. Come by to create your vision of Manhattan's future!


Materialise NV

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Far more than just an online 3D printing service, i.materialise helps people to materialise their creative ideas. With over 20 years of experience in the technology, more than 70 3D printers, and the largest selection of materials (including metals) and finishes out there, our support goes beyond 3D printing to address our clients' real needs. Whether you are looking for a specific solution, starting a business or simply want to get your name out there, i.materialise is the partner you can count on.


MFADT: Parsons the New School for Design

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Faculty, students, and recent alumni, of Design + Technology in the School of Art, Media and Technology at Parsons the New School for Design will exhibit a range of projects.


NESIT

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We are a hackerspace / makerspace based in Central Connecticut that have just acquired a new 4,000 sq/ft industrial space.


NYSCI Village: Game Design with CraftStudio

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CraftStudio is a cooperative game making platform that allows participants to collaborate in real-time to develop a video game. Makers: NYSCI Digital Programming and Mike Fischthal with the Pixel Academy


NYSCI Village: SciPlay Game Lab

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Join the Sara Lee Schupf Family Center for Play, Science, and Technology Learning (SciPlay) to learn about our hands-on approach to teaching science, technology, engineering and mathematics. Makers: NYSCI's SciPlay Team


Orbital Rendersphere

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The Orbital Rendersphere is a massive spherical display. Over 250 LED's spin at over 450 RPM to suspend planets, games, and visuals in midair.


Popcade

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Popcade is a 50% scale MAME cabinet. Unique to this machine is an LCD panel for the marquee area. This allows the marquee graphic to change from game-to-game.


PORTALCADE

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PORTALCADE is a RFID enabled game controller that brings your action figures to live and in control!


Purina ONE

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Visitors to the Purina ONE booth at Maker Faire will have the opportunity to create and invent their own do-it-yourself (DIY) puzzle feeder projects to help enrich the feeding experiences of their cats; gather inspiration from the DIY wall u2013 a gallery of projects created from Purina ONE's cat community; and interact with a fun and shareable area at the booth. What you feed your cat is just as important as HOW you feed your cat. Cats are designed to hunt for their food, and while domestic cats have it much easier they still benefit from the stimulation that comes from the hunt. Incorporating a puzzle feeder in addition to a bowl encourages your cat to work for her food, stimulating her mind and body and helping her live her True Nature.


Sphero2.0: Robot. Smart Toy. Game System.

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Sphero is the most hackable, programmable robotic ball that you can control with a tilt, touch, or swing from your smartphone or tablet. Choose from over 25 apps that let you program, drive, play onscreen and tabletop games,


Video Game Plushies: How-To Generate Sewing Patterns from 3D Models

Presenter

Want to make plushies of certain video game characters?nHave no pattern drafting experience?nnFear not!
Using a series of tools and scripts, it is possible to algorithmically generate the sewing patterns for your plushie. Starting with a in-game 3D model of the character, there are a variety of industry tools that can be manipulated to flatten the model, into a series of 2D shells. Using a bit code, those 2D shells can be transformed into viable sewing patterns
Come learn how!


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