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Etsy Paid Less Than $10 Million for Online Gadget Marketplace Grand St. (Updated)

In many ways, Grand St. aspired to build an Etsy for electronics. Now Etsy has acquired Grand St., the company announced today.

The deal, which is still closing, was a small one. 415 more words


Growing Up with Russell the Electric Giraffe

Russell the Electric Giraffe is perhaps the most iconic project at Maker Faire Bay Area, having made an appearance every single year, since the first one ever in 2006. 1,883 more words

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Westport Mini Maker Faire 2014

When: Saturday, April 26th, 2014, 10am – 4pm

Where: Westport Library, Westport, CT


Extreme Fashion and Dancing Robots at Maker Faire Shenzen

Maker Faire Shenzhen concluded on April 7, making Shenzhen the seventh city in the world to host a Featured Maker Faire. This two-day event had 121 maker teams showcase their projects; 10 workshops with more than 200 participants; and four sessions of the forum with over 2000 attendees. 157 more words

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Go to Maker Faire UK, but don't let them crush your car

Last year was a record year for Maker Faire events and attendance — with 530,000 attendees visiting 100 faires around the globe — and we’re now less than a week away from the premier maker event in the UK, … 249 more words


The Edinburgh mini Maker Faire Roundup

This post is a roundup of the Edinburgh Mini Maker Faire—returning to Edinburgh for the second time—held at the Summerhall this weekend as part of the… 125 more words


Making Las Vegas

Las Vegas celebrated its maker community at the 2nd annual Las Vegas Mini Maker Faire on April 5th. Held at The Learning Center in the revitalized… 381 more words

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