Tiny AVR Programmer available from SparkFun

The Tiny AVR Programmer is now available from SparkFun Electronics. This programmer, developed by David A. Mellis in High-Low Tech, makes it easy to program the low-cost ATtiny45/85 and ATtiny44/84 microcontrollers from Atmel.

Leah’s TED talk online

Leah’s talk on “Sketching Electronics” is up on the TED.com site: http://www.ted.com/talks/leah_buechley_how_to_sketch_with_electronics.html

DIY Electronics, from Arduino to Cellphones

November 14, 2012 David gives a talk at the Regional Youth Media Arts Education Collective (at the ICA).

Pulp to Pixels, Artists Books in the Digital Age

November 5-16, 2012 Hampshire College, Amherst, MA Exhibition of art books at the intersection of technology and the traditional bound book. Included in this show are Electronic Popables and Telescrapbooks. Event website

New Horizons Computer Clubhouse mentor

Oct 17- Dec 6, 2012 Brooklyn, NY Jie works with the New Horizons Computer Clubhouse as a clubhouse mentor.

Open Hardware Summit

September 27, 2012 New York, NY Leah gives a talk on OSHW and Empowerment.

Tinkering Studio residency

Aug 13-Aug 24, 2012 San Francisco, CA Jie shares paper electronics techniques with the Tinkering Studio at the exploratorium and explores the role of tinkering in the circuit crafting process.

Movable Book Society Conference

September 27-29, 2012 Salt Lake City, UT Jie shares her work in paper electronics and discusses how these can be incorporated into interactive books.

Blikwisseling Festival

October 21-27, 2012 Arnhem, the Netherlands Leah speaks and gives a workshop at the Blikwisseling Art and Technology Festival.

Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh

August 22, 2012 Children’s Muesum of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA Leah speaks about recent High-Low Tech research at this wonderful children’s museum.