As maker hub TechShop expands with a new location in San Jose, Calif., CNET's Boonsri Dickinson takes a tour of the San Francisco operation to see how members are taking prototyping into their own hands.
Its grand opening may have only just occurred, but the massive DIY workshop in San Francisco's SoMA neighborhood is already a thriving community oozing with ideas.
CNET gets a tour of one of TechShop's four commercial-scale hacker facilities, which are helping to bring the maker culture to the mainstream with classes and monthly memberships.
What better way to spend a Saturday evening than playing with a plasma cutter?
TechShop, the public-access workshop in Menlo Park, Calif., is on its way to becoming a premier resource for metalworking enthusiasts, with new locations in six states.
The Pittsburgh-based startup accelerator will invest cash and business know-how into promising companies in return for equity.
If you've got an idea for a product, there are new ways to bring it to market. Rafe Needleman talks with Yancey Strickler of Kickstarter and Jim Newton of TechShop about innovations in funding and prototyping.
President Obama said 3D printing "has the potential to revolutionize the way we make almost everything." So why not start with NASA? CNET's Sumi Das visits NASA Ames to look at how they're making space parts from 3D-printing machines.
In the latest episode of Always On, Sharon Vaknin dives into the world of 3D printing to find out what it takes to print a custom iPhone case.
Bryan Duxbury and Adam Ellsworth loved playing Super Mario Bros. as kids. Now, as adults, they've turned the classic NES video game into a cool DIY project with help from membership-based workspace TechShop.