At some point, we’ve all been stuck in a hotel room with a dead phone and no way of charging it. One Italian maker found the trick, which consists of screwing the charger into a lightbulb socket.
Published 6 February 2017 by Cherise Fong
Do you find conductive ink pens too costly and recipes too chemical? A lab in Barcelona offers a simple method to make your own conductive ink at home.
Published 23 January 2017 by Carine Claude
Here the tutorial for the Pussy Hat, the pink hat with cat ears worn by thousands of protesters during the Women’s March on Washington on January 21. The fun anti-Trump symbol.
Published 3 January 2017 by Carine Claude
2017 is off to a chilly start. If your fingers are also feeling the frost, here is some DIY extra heating that you can put together in a couple shots.
Published 20 December 2016 by Cherise Fong
Not only is the didgeridoo one of the world’s oldest musical instruments, it can help treat asthma and sleep apnea. Best of all, anyone can make one out of a plastic pipe.
Published 6 December 2016 by Nicolas Barrial
Makery rounded up a stocking full of 3D files for original decorations, gifts to make at home or in a fablab. For a DIY Christmas.
Published 22 November 2016 by Carine Claude
Bart Bakker, pioneer of the maker movement, founder of the Minifablab in Utrecht, Netherlands, has designed a portable lab that you can cycle around with you: the Fabsladda
Published 15 November 2016 by Elsa Ferreira
Astrophysicist David Clements, with a group of students from Imperial College London, has converted the mapping of “the oldest light in the universe” into a 3D printer file. Makery met the man.
Published 25 October 2016 by Manon Walquan
No need to be a billionaire to experience outer space. Makery teaches you to convert an ordinary ballpoint pen into an “anti-gravity” pen to write in any position...
Published 18 October 2016 by Nicolas Barrial
The 4th Fashion Tech Week in Paris culminated on October 13 at Institut français de la mode, with an exhibition of smart clothing. Follow the guide to build your 1st e-textile circuit.
Published 11 October 2016 by Carine Claude
A hood to blind surveillance cameras, a public bench transformed into a shelter...“Hacker Citizen” is a book of recipes to reappropriate urban space.
Published 26 September 2016 by Elsa Ferreira
While Apple just announced the demise of the jack on its new iPhone and new wireless earpieces, Makery shows you how to transform wired headphones into bluetooth for $20.
Published 26 July 2016 by Nicolas Barrial
It’s summer, it’s hot, it’s time to find solutions to get some fresh air! Air-conditioning units are too expensive, and ventilation fan isn’t enough. Here are three DIY refreshing solutions.
Published 27 June 2016 by Elsa Ferreira
Sergey Komardenkov, Russian designer from the collective Playtronica, explains how to turn a tightrope into a theremin.
Published 10 May 2016 by Nicolas Barrial
With the virtual reality headsets such as Oculus Rift or HTC Vive that cost €700, playing in VR isn’t yet in everyone’s budget. Except if you follow these recipes.
Published 3 May 2016 by Nicolas Barrial
American hacker Dave Asprey developed the “Bulletproof coffee”, a mix of coffee, butter and coconut oil meant to improve concentration.
Published 26 April 2016 by Nicolas Barrial
Science amateurs have been fantasizing about perpetual motion machines. In theory, they should keep running until the end of time. In practice, they don't. DIY projects in review.
Published 19 April 2016 by Elsa Ferreira
Will Nuit Debout go into maker mode? There is no lack of demand, beginning with a bicycle generator, Piratebox, Raspberry Pi billboard… henceforth, a list of grievances.
Published 5 April 2016 by Elsa Ferreira
Being glam, badass and fanning the flames of the Gamergate is possible. Ladies and Gentlemen, on your marks, get to your lipstick. With Makey Makey, we are going to leave clichés behind.