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Sensebridge in Make Magazine

February 17, 2012mrericboyd No Comments »

Make Volume 29 features an interview with me, Eric Boyd, about the North Paw and sensebridge. We were also featured on Make: Live on January 11th. The YouTube video is a playlist with 9 parts, they talk about Heart Spark at the 3:45 mark in Part 7. Discussion of North Paw starts at 5:15 in […]

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Maker Faire!

May 18, 2011mrericboyd 2 Comments »

Heart Spark is going to be featured at Maker Faire! Maker Faire is this weekend, May 21 & 22. The Heart Spark will be in Lynne Bruning’s eTextile Showcase and at the eTextile Lounge. North Paw will also be at the faire, at the Noisebridge booth. You won’t be able to buy either of them […]

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North Paw in stock!

January 3, 2011askory No Comments »

We sure are excited to hear from a bunch of new people after this Wired article. But, it did hit us a bit by surprise; we had yet to update our North Paw inventory numbers as we were right in the middle of getting more kits together. But fear not! More kits are ready now, […]

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More kits!

October 18, 2009askory No Comments »

Finally, all the pieces are in place and we have new kits! So, if you’ve been waiting, wait no longer. Order now and we’ll have your kit in the mail within 2-3 days.

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Noisebridge Open House

October 2, 2009mrericboyd No Comments »

Noisebridge, the hackerspace that got us going on this cyborg stuff, had an open house on Friday night, celebrating one year hacking activity, and the new 5600 sq-ft of space. The cyborg group had a small display of our various projects, including the North Paw compass anklet, the ultrasonic echolocation project, and the pulse choker. […]

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Typhoon Parma

October 1, 2009askory No Comments »

I’ve never gotten a call about a typhoon before. But then just this afternoon a real human from the shipping company TNT called me to say that our shipment of pager motors would be delayed due to the storm. How’s that for good service? Anyway, if you’ve ordered a kit this week, don’t worry; we […]

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Website Redux

September 26, 2009askory No Comments »

Look different around here? has recently switched to WordPress! We were previously using Radiant, a Ruby on Rails based CMS. Now that we’re using something simpler we’ll finally be implementing web-based ordering (by borrowing someone else’s well-established solution, of course!). Until then, you can still order a North Paw by email. [Web-based ordering now […]

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