Jeremy Morris

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How to Build a Thriving Startup Ecosystem Anywhere

From giving your problem a voice to encouraging innovation, here are five steps to help entrepreneurs build an innovative environment in their cities.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Around the world, entrepreneurs are dealing with the same problem. In cities like …

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Topshop Throws Its Weight Behind Wearables

A heated blazer won Topshop’s first design competition aimed at smart garment technology.<p>This week, the mass-market fashion retailer Topshop–which is based in London but has stores in select cities in the U.S.–selected a heated jacket as the winner of its first annual wearable tech competition, …

Laser-Cut Book Covers

By making a pattern of laser cuts in a flat piece of wood, you can easily create hinges, clamps, and other features. We made wooden booklets, each with a hinge and a notepad holder. The hinge can be fully bent in both directions repeatedly without breaking. How is that possible? First, wood has the …

Laser Cutting and Making a Model of the Model!

In the last post I talked about changing the way the baseboards would be constructed. Now they would be completely laser cut.<p>The major advantage of …

Help a MAKE Fan by Giving him the Finger

Back in August, MAKE fan Michael Biggs reached out to us with a very interesting request: to help him crowdsource ideas from the MAKE community for a prosthetic for his missing index finger. Here’s the story in his own words:<p>My name is Michael Biggs. I’m 21 years old and currently on active duty in …

Tutorial: Laser Cutting Techniques and Projects

As a long time designer and maker, watching a computer-controlled laser cut out my project was a transformative experience. Until that moment, many of my designs had been trapped inside the computer. The only output available was a mere paper printout to guide my traditional woodworking tools. …

Philips Norelco Laser Guided Beard Trimmer 9000 for Precise, Symmetric Results

<b>Philips Norelco Laser Guided Beard Trimmer 9000</b> features laser technology to allow perfectly straight DIY grooming. Yeah, so there’s no excuse why …

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Wooden Skate Decks Beautifully Designed by Laser Engraving

Customized skate decks are nothing new, but you've probably never seen them look like this before. Brooklyn-based design studio Magnetic Kitchen used their talents and laser cutter to permanently transfer artwork onto premium maple wood boards. The process creates a unique embossed effect by …

The Weirdest Thing at Google I/O Was This Cardboard Virtual Reality Box

When Sundar Pichai announced that everyone at the Google I/O developers conference would get “Cardboard,” his tone was so understated that no one …

Laser Cut Room Divider

Recently, the folks at Trotec laser moved into a new larger office. This is generally a good sign for a business, but unfortunately there wasn’t a good area for guests to wait in, just a large open hallway. Marketing specialist Kristina decided to take matters into her own hands and make one …

Exploring Laser-Cut Fashion at the Kent State Mini Maker Faire

Textile design is not limited anymore to your local fabric retailer. New tools in fashion themed maker spaces are allowing designers to manipulate fibers in interesting ways.<p>Fashion design student, Abby Steger, has taken her inspiration from the Cleveland Botanical Garden’s Orchid Mania flower show …

3D Laser Cut Wood Maps Show Hidden Underwater World

Robbie and Kara Johnson are the husband and wife team behind Below the Boat, a company that creates gorgeous wood maps that show the hidden world underneath the water. Using the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's (or NOAA) charts, they study the bathymetry (which is the underwater …

2W Arduino Laser Engraver/Cutter

Rainbow Sudoku Set<p>Reclaimed Planter Box<p>Mid-Century Modern Desk<p>PVC Class<p>How exactly did you "hinge' the 2 pieces of orange acrylic? It looks super …

Monday Terrain Corner

Well, the middle of last week, they were predicting a big ice storm for today. Looking outside, it doesn’t appear that that will happen. Not that I …

Desktop device brings laser-cutting home

There was a time when the only 3D-printed items that most of us ever saw were created at places like universities or industrial design houses – now, …

Burn In Designs - New Preview

Burn In Designs published new preview pictures:<p>Theater 81's markee sign is coming together thanks to Powered Play's new 5" lcd. Wait till you see the …

Up-Close and Personal with Laser Cuts

Plenty of materials take the heated edge of a laser beam quite well, but many others don’t. Some release toxic fumes; others catch fire easily. For …

Drawing To Laser Engraving System

When it comes to converting something drawn to a laser etched image there are often quite a few steps needed. Martin Raynsford has built this Drawing …

Laser cutting vs. plasma cutting - standard metal cutting processes

Standard metal cutting processes: laser cutting vs. plasma cutting<p>Laser manufacturing activities currently include cutting, welding, heat treating, …

Prize-winning pot: top marijuana plants debut at Oregon state fair

Cannabis advocates call it a monumental step in removing the stigma around a product they believe should be considered the same as any other crop<p>This week, Nathan Martinez’s family will head to the Oregon state fair to view the prize-winning plants he’s hydroponically grown and lovingly cultivated: …

78-Year-Old Craft Master Transforms Wood Into Intricate Sculptures with Ancient Chinese Techniques

A 78-year-old artist named Deng Daohang uses archaic tools to coax new life from wood. With a simple hatchet, carving knife, and ruler, she transforms raw lumber into delightful imaginings of fictional characters, each one seeming to breathe with subtle mysticism.<p>With her precise handiwork, Daohang …

The Way We Design - Logical Design Solutions

Not all design is created equally. In this infographic LDS illustrates their approach to design thinking.

Design Thinking

Finding lessons in failed projects: a postmortem

<i>8 minute read</i><p>Learning from failure is a pretty idea in theory. But how does it actually work? Not prettily. This is the story of my flopped workshop …

Laser Diffraction Plate Turns Frickin' Laser Beams into Frickin' Art - Technabob

Laser pointers are cool, especially the bright ones that you can use for popping balloons and harassing the cats on the next block over. After a …

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