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In Support of Right to Repair

Monday, Feb 11th, 2019

Joe Grand of Grand Idea Studio has written a public letter in support of Right to Repair. Right to Repair is a grassroots effort to fight against the closed, monopolized repair tactics of many modern technology vendors and to raise bipartisan awareness of the need for consumers to be … [ continue ]

OpticSpy Module Available on Crowd Supply

Tuesday, May 1st, 2018

Grand Idea Studio’s OpticSpy module, a tool to explore optical data transmissions and covert channels, is now available on Crowd Supply. A full-service product development and crowdfunding platform for the most innovative new products, hardware, and artisan goods, Crowd Supply will handle distribution and sales of the module. [ continue ]

RFID Read/Write Module with USB Interface Released

Thursday, Feb 22nd, 2018

Grand Idea Studio’s RFID Read/Write Module, exclusively manufactured and distributed by Parallax, Inc., is available in a new version with a USB interface for direct connection to a host computer. The RFID Read/Write Module provides a low-cost solution to read and write passive RFID transponder tags from up to four … [ continue ]

Joe Grand Writes Foreword for Electronics for Kids

Monday, Jul 18th, 2016

Joe Grand of Grand Idea Studio has contributed the foreword for Electronics for Kids: Play with Simple Circuits and Experiment with Electricity! Written by Øyvind Nydal Dahl and published by No Starch Press, the book demystifies electricity with a collection of engaging, hands-on projects. Joe’s foreword reminiscences about his … [ continue ]

Joe Grand Joins Crowd Supply Advisory Board

Thursday, Mar 17th, 2016

Joe Grand of Grand Idea Studio has joined the Advisory Board for Crowd Supply, a curated crowdfunding platform for hardware and manufactured goods. Crowd Supply supplements the traditional crowdfunding process by providing strategy, marketing support, fulfillment, and direct sales of products selected for the site. Since November 2014, Joe … [ continue ]

Press

MacroFab Engineering Podcast

What You Are Designed To Do – A Joe Grand Manufacturing ...

On this episode, we talk with Joe Grand aka Kingpin … [ continue ]

The Altium OnTrack Podcast

Joe Grand on Hacking, Badgelife and AltiumLive

Today we have an extra-special guest, Joe Grand of Grand … [ continue ]

Supplyframe

DEF CON 27: Joe 'Kingpin' Grand

We caught up with Joe “Kingpin” Grand to discuss 2019’s … [ continue ]

Hackaday

DEF CON 27: The Badge Talk; or That One Time Joe Grand ...

Joe Grand took the stage to share his story of … [ continue ]

Hackaday

First Look at DEF CON 27 Official Badge; Kingpin is Back!

The first big surprise Vegas had in store for everyone … [ continue ]

hackster.io

DEFCON 27 Badge: First Look

A quick look at this year’s DEFCON badge! Designed by … [ continue ]

PRNewswire

Altium Gathers Industry Luminaries and Designers for 3rd ...

AltiumLive 2019 brings together several hundred designers, engineers, supply chain … [ continue ]

The NULLCON Podcast

Joe Grand aka Kingpin

American electrical engineer, inventor, and hardware hacker Joe Grand talks … [ continue ]

Press

MacroFab Engineering Podcast

What You Are Designed To Do – A ...

The Altium OnTrack Podcast

Joe Grand on Hacking, Badgelife and ...

Supplyframe

DEF CON 27: Joe 'Kingpin' Grand