27 Sep '12, 6pm

For our friends Stateside – World Maker Faire New York is on this weekend

is coming up this weekend (September 29 and 30). The weekend is one East Coast engineers and hobbyists look forward to months in advance – and for good reason. More than 500 makers will be setting up displays at the New York Hall of Science in Queens to showcase their diverse creativity and innovations in technology, craft, science, fashion, art, food and more -- all in an attempt to openly exchange ideas and knowledge while sparking one another’s inventiveness. “It’s inspiring,” Jeff Erhart, director of corporate marketing, Atmel Corp, says summing up what will be taking place this weekend. Atmel, a proponent of the popular Arduino platform, which uses the company’s MCUs, is a returning sponsor to World Maker Faire New York and has also sponsored Maker Faires in San Mateo. “It’s a non-traditional show for us,” Erhart says. “We’re there to be a part of the community, to be...

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