In the News

December 2015

TIME: The Best STEM Toys for Kids This Holiday Season

EdSurge: What Is The Future of Making in Education?

GeekMom: The Ultimate List of Toys, Kits, and Books to Teach Kids Coding

November 2015

Forbes: Why Geeks, Gamers And Makers Make The Best Customers

San Francisco Chronicle : Maker Movement Opens Holiday Pop-Up Store Near Union Square

September 2015

Folio Magazine: Maker Media and Barnes & Noble Team Up for In-Store Events

August 2015

Forbes: A Mythbuster and More Discuss the Rise of the Makers

May 2015

 Forbes: Last Minute Gifts For Moms Who Just Can’t Stay Still

2015 MakerCon San Francisco

Atmel Blog11 Projects We Saw and Loved At MakerCon

Huffington Post: 4 Ways Makers Are Changing the World

SF Chronicle: MakerCon helps modern-day inventors turn ideas into products

The Toggle: MakerCon 2015 Round-Up: The Best “Makers” In Technology Inspire Us Once Again

Huffington Post: What Kind of Maker Are You? MakerCon Helps Inventors Bring Products to Market

Click HERE for Maker Faire Press Highlights

December 2014

Professional journal IEEE Computer magazine’s December 2014 issue is all about the Maker Movement. What’s more, they’ve made it their sole free issue of the year! We’re honored that four Make: Book authors are featured: Brian David Johnson (21st Century Robot), Carla Diana (LEO the Maker Prince), AnnMarie Thomas (Making Makers) and Eri Gentry (contributor, Maker Pro).  Download your free issue here today.


Yale News: ‘Think Meets Make’

3D Printed Industry: MakerCon – New “Big Tent” Conference For Makers

Dremel 3D Printer Announcement at MakerCon:

Atmel Blog: Arduino announces open apartment at MakerCon

3D Printers A-Z: Makercon Expands NY World Maker Faire Activities

 Intel 3D Scanner and Charger Bowl Announcements at MakerCon:

Free Tinkers: 2014 MakerCon Wrap-Up

 EE Times: Managers, Engineers Mix at NY Event

Scholastic: Meet the Makers. The DIY ethos has spilled into schools, reminding educators how much students can learn when they use their hands.

CNN: Hobbyists pilot small drones for dogfights, photography

Machine Design: From Maker to Market: Top 5 Tips for Future Makers 


Washington Post – Can the summer camp experience translate to a Google Hangout? 

The Atlantic – Can We Trust Google With the Stratosphere? 

CIO – U.S. Schools Need More STEM Training, Better Broadband 

Fox News – Robot scouts to fight fires, patrol power lines 

Metro Focus – Google Brings STEM Education to the Streets with Geek Fair 

PR Newswire – Maker Dale Dougherty To Show and Tell at Heroes of Discovery On September 25 at Eisemann Center 

am NewYorkMaker Camp: Online projects for teens 

TIME –  Maker Camp Is Cool, Educational, Inspiring, Free and Virtual

Education Week – MOOCs Meet “Makers” in Virtual Summer Camp 

Amplify – With Maker Camp, students join a virtual campfire this summer 

Family Circle – Not All Screen Time is Wasted Time…Even in the Summer 

Engadget – Maker Camp 2013 kicks off six weeks of DIY fun for teens 

Parents – 5 Free Summer STEM Learning Opportunities for All Ages

The Next Web – Google and Maker Faire’s annual summer camp returns to promote science and creativity to teens 

Tech Crunch – Google And Make Magazine Beat The Classroom With Virtual Science Camp For Teens 

GeekDad – Kids Need Some Summer Fun? Maker Camp Launches Today! 

Babble – Free Maker Camp: Teens Build, Solder, Code on Google+ 

PCMag – Google+ Maker Camp Returns for Second DIY Summer

VentureBeat – Google destroys boredom with summer ‘Maker Camp’ for kids 13 and up 

North Bay Business Journal – Maker movement propels O’Reilly spinoff 

FOX Tampa Bay – Need summer fun? Online kids camp launches today 

ReadWrite – Combat Kids’ Summer Boredom With Maker Camp

Boing BoingMaker Camp – a free, online summer camp for teens on Google+ starts today 

CNN- An online summer camp for maker kids