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October 13, 2018
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Empathetic Engineering: Watch my Keynote and a Shaper Spotlight from AltiumLive 2018

I recently had the privilege of delivering one of the keynote talks at AltiumLive 2018, an annual conference for circuit board designers. In my talk, I used Shaper (where I currently work) as a case study of how design thinking principles can be leveraged to help engineers design better products. Read on to watch the keynote and a video that highlights Shaper’s design philosophy. Continue reading

Shaper Origin Teardown

June 3, 2018
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Shaper Origin Teardown with iFixit

I recently spent the day at iFixit HQ, where we tore apart Shaper Origin – the handheld CNC that I helped design. Check out the video to see what makes this thing tick! Continue reading

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March 1, 2018
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Talking Power Tools and Electrical Engineering on Altium’s OnTrack Podcast

What’s on my mind when I’m designing circuit boards? Listen to the latest Altium podcast and find out! “Altium Designer” is the software that I use to design the electronics for Shaper Origin. Continue reading

January 28, 2018
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Hear what I’ve been up to on the latest Make(Break) Podcast!

For me, the past two years have been all about bringing Shaper Origin to the world. Hear all about it in this week’s Make(Break) Podcast! Continue reading

February 18, 2017
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How About a Game of Chinese Checkers?

Checkout this #ShaperMade White Oak Chinese Checkers Game that I created using Shaper Origin. Continue reading

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February 3, 2016
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A Word Clock Built with Love

I built this “Word Clock” for my girlfriend. A handcrafted walnut frame houses an 8×8″ RGB LED panel that shines though a laser-cut steel stencil with the aid of some 3D printed lattices, a diffuser, and a RTC-equipped Raspberry Pi computer. Continue reading

Working with a Shaper Origin Prototype

January 31, 2016
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New Year, New Job – Building the Future of Power Tools @ Shaper!

I recently made the bittersweet decision to leave my job at Google/Google[X]/Alphabet to start on a new adventure… Now, I’m building the future of power tools! Continue reading