Machination Studio on Linus Tech Tips

When I knew I was going to Vancouver for TED, I decided that it would be great to pay Linus Media Group a visit. I got in touch with Taran, the video editor and host there. He had just made a video on the Meccannoid, so I knew he was interested in robotics. I [...]

Machination Studio at TED: Are you enjoying yourself?

Are you enjoying yourself? Every single person I spoke to at TED asked me this. Dude, I got to meet Harrison Ford. Did I enjoy myself? That story didn’t end there, by the way. I mini-stalked Harrison Ford as he walked with his minders towards the theatre for the next session. He stopped for a [...]

Machination Studio at TED2016 Day 1

The flight started well enough. I was lucky to get one of the Sanrio co-branded EVA Airways planes. That means Hello Kitty everywhere, from the airplane exterior, to the cushions, the entertainment console, down to the cutlery. It did not end there. At Taipei, I was greeted by a huge Sanrio themed waiting lounge and [...]

TED talk brought forward to Tuesday

Hi guys, I would like to keep you guys informed that my TED talk has been rescheduled from Session 9: Outside the box (Thursday, February 18, 2016, 11:00am-12:50pm PST) to Session 3: Imagination. Invention. Ingenuity. (Tuesday, February 16, 2016, 11:00am-12:45pm PST). Which is either good or bad. I'll have 2 days less to prepare, but that [...]