Ever wondered what your Tv remote is doing ? or how it communicates with your TV. AnalyIR have taken this a whole new level. They are working on a feature rich IR analyzer & decoder for windows using an Arduino. At maker faire they will be showing some cool demos of what you can do with IR. […]
Donnacha Cahill is a sculptor from Athenry in Co Galway who specialises in metal. He will be giving a demo working with hot metal using a forge at this years Maker Faire. By nature I like to make things. I don’t know why, life would be a lot easier and straight forward if I didn’t but I’m […]
Fabri-con created by 3DDave at the start of 2013, Fbari-con is a group of people who own 3D printers or are interested in 3d printing. Every 3 month there is a meetup and the people bring their printers along to chat and show off their printers aswell as if there people who are having problems with their […]
We’re engineering geeks and proud to be so. Unfortunately we have been armchair geeks, looking at the unbelievable projects from the maker faires and hackadays of this world from a misty eyed distance saying “wow that project is cool!” We needed encouragement so we decided to setup the bedroom laboratory to get a group of […]
We have published our list of makers for this year’s faire. We have all sorts this year. 3D Printers, Dancing Shoes, brewers, hackers, robots, lasers, inventors, storytellers, music makers, artists, crafts . . . . . . It’s a big list this year. We will be introducing some of them in more details with our Meet The Maker […]
We have created a number of twitter lists for this year’s faire. Makers : All of this year’s makers. Supporters : The groups and organisations that make the faire happen. Sponsors : The companies that provide financial and in kind sponsorship for the faire. Partners : Our partner in crime for making Dublin experience science again. Organisers : The people that make the faire happen. Our event Hashtag is […]
Our posters are now up all over the city. If you see me do tweet a pic with #DMMF in it.
T-shock (not to be confused with An Taoiseach) creates humorous, subversive designs with an Irish flavour. Some of these are just for fun and some appear on a range of products. T-shock produces Irish t-shirts, badges, posters and other stuff all of which are designed and printed in Ireland. T-shock also provide a custom badge […]
Do you ever want to let your shoes do the walking ? Angie Duignan has created an interactive, automated pair of shoes. Using Arduino, servo motors and a photo sensor the interactive automated shoes are instilled with a sense of identity/personality through the use of movement. The shoes comes to life only through interaction from the public. On […]
Layerlabz are an exciting new Irish Maker that offers 3D Printing services as well as affordable 3D Printing Building workshops. Only starting this year Layerlabz has already helps lots of people build their own 3D printers. Check of the video below from their latest workshop.