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Business of Engineering

4 Posts authored by: sophikravitz
  This is Micah Elizabeth Scott. Micah previously had a career in the software industry, and now has a second career in art. Micah's work focuses on applying new media techniques with a careful eye to the details of how the underlying technologies work. She often creates new tools and technologies for a particular project, and she prefers not just using the technology to tell a story but making the technology itself and our relationship to it part of the story. Her recent interests include ...
This is Louis Beaudoin, owner of Pixelmatix, a New York based company. Pixelmatix sells controllers and LED matrixes to the DIY and early adopter market. SK: Where are you located?   LB: I’m working out of my apartment in Manhattan   SK: I remember you living in California- did you start your company in New York or did you move it there from California?   LB: I had always wanted to work on connected internet displays but started working on a product idea in NYC about a y ...
Garrett Mace is an electrical engineer and electronics enthusiast located in Pullman, Washington. His startup company, macetech LLC, began as a part-time hobby in 2008 and recently with his co-founder Jason Moungey made the leap to a full-time business.. Most of macetech's products are focused on LED lighting technology for artists and hobbyists. In addition to designing new products for macetech's online store, Garrett provides custom electronic design consulting services through macetech. His ...
This is James (Laen) Neal, owner and operator of OSH Park, home of the purple boards. OSH Park makes prototype quantity printed circuit boards, targeted for inventors and makers and at-home engineers who don't want to etch themselves but want to have a commercial quality board for about the same price. (Full disclosure: my first order from OSH Park, or the PDX PCB batch order as it was called then, was in January of 2012. Laen keeps all of his emails and we went back in time to find my order n ...