A while back I posted about The Garage at Microsoft and also posted about the Science Fairs that group organizes within the company. The latest Science Fair recently ran alongside our internal Hardware Summit and there was a real focus on DIY Hardware. Last time around I highlighted .Net Gadgeteer and along with the arduino, nextduino, makerbot we’re seeing a lot of enthusiasm for building things.
In this video with Larry Larsen of Channel 9, we see a number of DIY hardware projects, including:
Microsoft has a ton of software geeks around but as I mentioned in my post about the model shop recently, there are plenty of hardware geeks around too!