Over the years a common question I get asked is "Why New York City"? And "Why run a business there it's so hard/expensive/crazy/weird/intense" - "just move to Vegas, no taxes!"...
Phillip Torrone | Monday November 21st, 2011 3:00 PM
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This week for my bi-weekly soapbox columns I thought I'd share some of my notes I've jotted down recently about making things, working with and supporting beginners. Lately, I've been...
Phillip Torrone | Wednesday November 2nd, 2011 12:00 PM
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This week's article is a request, well - it's more like an open letter for astrophysicist, science communicator and Director of the Hayden Planetarium Neil deGrasse Tyson to consider speaking...
Phillip Torrone | Thursday August 18th, 2011 12:00 PM
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The big news this week was "Autodesk Acquires Instructables". It's taken me a few days of really thinking about this for my column. Autodesk is jumping in to the biggest...
Phillip Torrone | Friday August 5th, 2011 1:01 PM
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We’ve been covering Sony and their “war” on makers, hackers and innovators for awhile here and I wanted to share a thoughtful reader email, Kyle writes in… On your post...
Phillip Torrone | Monday June 27th, 2011 3:00 PM
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Congrats to SONY – Now 50% of the DMCAs on GitHub, a milestone to be proud of for sure. But wait, there’s more! Alexander Egorenkov, known as ‘Graf_Chokolo’ on the...
Phillip Torrone | Wednesday June 22nd, 2011 3:00 PM
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For decades I’ve wanted interesting, beautiful, and (sometimes) functional electronics on the most personal geographies of all, myself. When I think of “living in the future,” it’s what springs to...
Phillip Torrone | Tuesday June 21st, 2011 12:00 PM
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