NASA awarded three teams a total of $50,000 in the first stage of the 3-D Printed Habitat Challenge Design Competition at the New York Maker Faire on Sunday, Sept. 27. The design competition challenged participants to develop architectural concepts that take advantage of the unique capabilities 3-D printing offers to imagine what habitats on Mars… Read More


The Enterprise D construction project in 3D (VR) is by far the most amazing thing a Trekkie has ever seen. It is the reproduction in 3 dimension of the starship Enterprise from Star Trek, with a full 3 dimension tour of the entire starship, with places we’ve all seen and with places we’ve never seen,… Read More


Who Invests in Hardware

While many angels and VCs are still skittish about hardware startups, there has been a massive renaissance in the hardware funding ecosystem over the last few years. With this explosion in hardware funding, one of the questions we get all the time is, “who else is investing in hardware?” This amazing piece of hardware related… Read More


PARTNER GUEST POST: Intersog is a Chicago-based provider of mobile software development services. There has been a lot of buzz surrounding the smart wearables market and there has been a lot of chatter long before the emergence of the Apple Watch. Throughout 2015, the wearables market has maintained an upward trajectory and it’s expected to keep… Read More


Don’t give them any water: How the IoT is like The Gremlins

The Internet of Things represents a dramatic change in life as we know it. As everything around us is brought “online” through the inclusion of sensors, computing power and network connectivity, we will be provided with a much different life experience from what we have today. But if you think today’s cyber attacks on corporate… Read More