SXSW 2011 – Wrap Up

Well, just about everyone else has made their 2 cents known about how they feel about SXSW this year, so I thought I’d jump into the fray. This is my seventh SXSW Interactive. Since I started attending in 2005, it’s been this nice, fairly large tech conference, where big ideas were the main focus. I …

Wired Update: Limor Fried on Cover

It gives me great joy to see the cover of the April issue of Wired. Limor Fried, the electrical engineer who is active in the open source hardware movement, was chosen for the cover of their Maker issue – focusing on the Do It Yourself Revolution. This is the first time a female engineer has …