STAR plays host to Shenzhen accelerator HAX

STAR plays host to Shenzhen accelerator HAX

For the third year in a row, Star Prototype played host to a group of young entrepreneurs and visionaries who were part of the “accelerator” program of HAX of Shenzhen, China. (www.hax.co) This year was the best yet, demonstrating STAR’s commitment...
Five Early Prototypes In History

Five Early Prototypes In History

Simple machines in the hands of creative thinkers show what can be done with a little imagination and hard work. Actually, a lot of imagination and hard work. Long before the advent of the industrial revolution and modern machine tools, inventors and tinkerers have...
Four great ways to get started

Four great ways to get started

We talked last time about the Maker Culture and what it might portend for a new generation of young product designers, engineers and dreamers. Maker Faires and TechShops are replacing the more traditional public school shop classes as the places where people get...
Building a new you

Building a new you

The human body is a marvel of engineering, a wonderment of complexity, subtlety and adaptation. But we are still prone to the ravages of time, injury and disease, and we turn to the world of medicine to help fix whatever ails us. Now we may also be turning to...