Making includes making websites! Many people do not know this, but my day job is working for the company behind StudioPress and Genesis for WordPress. To celebrate our latest theme release, Academy Pro, I thought I would give one lucky winner a coupon for a year of our premium WordPress hosting.
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It’s discount season! We all know about Black Friday and Cyber Monday, but did you know about the equivelant with Chinese companies? It’s 11/11 – a fantastic time for deals on 3D printers and drones. Check out the deals I was sent by Gearbest below
Get the amazing value Anet A8 for only $155.99 Act fast – There are just 10 printers of each plug available (if one runs out just get the other and use any spare plug you have around).
Beginners to 3D printing often find their enthusiasm flames out when they realize that the rainbows and unicorns they have been sold are imaginary, so I wanted to put some of those mythical creatures to rest, and offer some hope for the fresh-newbies who want to avoid all the unicorn poop, and 3d print with fewer stresses and hassles.
June! Which means summer, which means warm weather, which means making things with the blinds shut and aircon on 😉 Biggest news around Maker Hacks is the 3D Printing Workshop pre-order customers got the first beta of the 100 page Module 1 ebook yesterday. So far feedback has been extremely positive, but please keep it […]
How to Use Tinkercad to Make a Custom Gift – a Personalized 3D Printed Maze Puzzle In this beginner-friendly 3d cad tutorial, we are going to create a personalized maze puzzle in Tinkercad, ready for 3d printing! The post How to Use Tinkercad to Make a Custom Gift – a Personalized 3D Printed Maze Puzzle […]
March 1st, 2017 WINNER UPDATE Congratulations Ed Wiper! Everyone else, make sure you subscribe and join the FB group so you don’t miss the next prize! Original post follows …
Rumours of a new Raspberry Pi model are heating up with appearances in the official magazine and a FCC filing!
The Micro Bit is the new Arduino-like electronics venture from the BBC, who will be giving 1million UK kids one of these bad boys before later they go on sale. That in itself could be a worry to Arduino (though Arduino is surely not going anywhere, they have had their distracting problems of late with legal wrangling).