"Thanks Ray! This UHMC/IEEE event looks to be interesting.
Maui Makers is planning a display/activity table/area. I understand the amateur radio club will also be there. I will have to leave for our regular thursday Public Night at…"
"Many of you Techies know how to solder electronics, but for those that have yet to learn the hardware side ... come check out Maui Makers 1st Learn To Solder Class On Saturday Dec 8th 2-5pm at our Pu;unene location. Sign up for…"
"I made reservations (for 10+) under name MauiMakers at Kahului Ale Houseto watch the season 2 premier of Invention USA with Reichart Von Wolfsheildand new co-host Scotty Ziegler on History Channel Wed Nov 28th 8pm in Hawaii. Reservations…"
"Stanford U's online group, Venture Labs, is running a class "Designing a New Learning Environment" http://venture-lab.org/education
I have signed up for this, as my SpaceGAMBIT.org project has a learning platform/portal as a key…"
"Are there any members here with some NSF grant background?
I am looking into one particular educational grant that looks well suited to Makerspace type education (project based, hands on, etc). I've got background in that and with DARPA,…"
"Not a lot of activity here. I;m going to Houston next week for the 100Year Starship Study 2012 Symposium I dont suppose anyone else from this group will be there? I'm getting a few minutes of time to present on our…"
"Any Maui Techies interested in Open Govt?
Fair bit of activity over on Oahu. State/county/city are all getting data up and sharing platform, etc. There is a webinar this week on the software ...
It would be good to have some Maui…"
"Not much traffic here... Over on Oahu the Open Govt is happening at several levels - state/county/city. They have a webinar this week on the platform they are using. It would be good to have some Maui participation ...
Join Us for an…"
"Interesting article ("Startup Accelerator Fail: Most Graduates Go Nowhere") about how most accelerators do not spawn successful businesses... then again most small biz will fail. Some points from the article:
over 200 accelerators…"
Starting Maui Makers after 30yrs of sw engr in animation, hyper/multimedia, virtual reality, DARPA/DoD contracts; Now working with physical computing and maker technologies. Own small 3D printer (Makerbot), laser cutter, etc
I went to All Electronics yesterday, but their offerings of LEDs are limited. Thanks to your tips I found ravelighttoys.com and we'll go there today or tomorrow. Will definitely go to the Public Night on May 10. Great to hear that Maui Maker's is going ahead! See you soon, Chris
Just noticed a post of yours that said you were moving to Maui next summer. What part? I moved to Lahaina in 2007 and am currently working for a startup in Thousand Oaks. We actually have one other engineer on Maui (Wailuku) besides myself. What's bringing you to Maui?