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  • Autodesk + Instructables: For Makers?
    By on August 6, 2011 | Comments Off  Comments


    ptorrone writes “MAKE magazine has published an in-depth look at what the recent acquisition of Instructables by Autodesk means for makers and the DIY movement. MAKE suggests it wasn’t about getting the millions of members or projects at Instructables or upselling Autodesk tools. Instead, the acquisition was more about creating many Instructable-like communities around Autodesk’s new free and trial tools including their 3D printing site and service, (more…)



  • Warning: The Latest MacBook Air Packs A Less Powerful Version Of Thunderbolt
    By on August 6, 2011 | Comments Off  Comments

    Apparently not all Thunderbolt ports are created equally. Anadtech discovered that the Thunderbolt chip within the latest MacBook Air is not the same found in the current MacBook Pro. The Air’s version packs less power and throughput resulting in less abilities. Hope you weren’t planning on hooking up two of those new fancy Thunderbolt Displays.

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