Posts by Simon Martin

Simon is a Brooklyn-based industrial designer and Managing Editor of EVD Media. When he finds the time to design, his focus is on helping startups develop branding and design solutions to realize their product design vision. In addition to his work at Nike and various other clients, he is the main reason anything gets done at EvD Media. He once wrestled an Alaskan alligator buzzard to the ground with his bare hands… to rescue Josh.
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The Copy/Pour Molds Housewares out of Earth Material

10 hours ago

Some of the best conceptual manufacturing equipment designs that we’ve seen over the past few years have involved altering traditional processes into more simplified approaches that strip away the complexities…

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Kickstarter Extends Shelf-Life of Projects By Introducing New Spotlight Feature

11 hours ago

Although Kickstarter has been responsible for churning out successful product after successful product, what happens to a Kickstarter campaign page after a product launches has been…pretty much nothing. Thanks to…

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Pixar Releases RenderMan Software Used for Toy Story and Other Films…for Free

12 hours ago

If creating big budget animated films such as those produced by Pixar and Dreamworks has been on your bucket list, we have good news for you, friends. Pixar has just…

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Inklet App Transforms Apple’s New Force Touch Trackpad into a Drawing Tablet

13 hours ago

Along with a host of other announcements at Apple’s Spring Forward event earlier this month was the announcement of an entirely new keyboard and trackpad system that focuses on more…

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Frame Is About to Put All of Your CAD Apps in the Cloud: Our Interview with CEO Nikola Bozinovic

2 days ago

With all of the recent developments between OnShape, Autodesk’s 360 cloud offerings and even DS’ 3DEXPERIENCE, this truly is an exciting time for MCAD and ultimately, what the near-future holds…

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This Guy Hacked His Laser Cutter to Play Real-World Space Invaders

2 days ago

While 3D printers are certainly one of the more fun digital fabrication tools, laser cutters aren’t too far behind. Not to mention, the ability to quickly and easily create a…

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New Ultra-Fast, High-Resolution Desktop 3D Printer to Launch on Kickstarter

2 days ago

It was only a week ago when we got a sneak-peek at Carbon3D’s CLIP Technology which spread like wildfire across the design, engineering and general ‘maker’ community. The company claimed…

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The Bucket Board: Mac Premo and Don Sanford Make Skateboards from Old Buckets

4 days ago

Last time we checked in with self-described “Stuffmaker” Mac Premo, the Brooklyn-based multimedia artist, videographer and designer was waxing philosophical about why he creates and why “(being) the arbiter of…

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Watch Frank Howarth Have a Blast While Fulfilling a Wood Sake Tray Production Order

1 week ago

When it comes to watching videos of wood products come to life, leave it up to artisanal wood craftsman Frank Howarth and his creative camera work to be among the…