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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 ]

Joe Grand Joins MetaSensor Advisory Board

Monday, Feb 8th, 2016

Joe Grand of Grand Idea Studio has joined the Advisory Board for MetaSensor. MetaSensor is developing a new generation of Internet of Things (IoT) devices that improve situational awareness using real-time processing and machine learning capabilities. Since February 2014, Joe has been providing general guidance and recommendations for MetaSensor’s … [ continue ]

Press

Unnamed Reverse Engineering Podcast

014 - Ferrycast

Alvaro and Gareth talked to Joe Grand on the ferry back from ToorCamp. [ continue ]

Supplyframe Hardware

HDDG 31: Tech-Fashion, Wearables, OpticSpy, Oh My!

Technology embedded in our clothing and optical data transmissions. What … [ continue ]

Hackaday

Joe Grand is hiding data in plain sight

Joe walked us through the OpticSpy, his newest hardware product that … [ continue ]

The Parallax

20 years on, L0pht hackers return to D.C. with dire warnings

It was not the usual Congressional scene in room 2237 … [ continue ]

Washington Post

These hackers warned Congress the internet was not secure. ...

Twenty years ago this week, a collective of young hackers … [ continue ]

Decipher

Time, and the L0pht, March On

When seven young men from Boston wearing borrowed or newly … [ continue ]

Politico

Famed hacker collective reunites on Hill today

Congress today hosts an event commemorating the 20-year anniversary of the first … [ continue ]

CBS 58 Milwaukee

Can your life get hacked?

New technology makes life more convenient, but it could be … [ continue ]

Press

Unnamed Reverse Engineering Podcast

014 - Ferrycast

Supplyframe Hardware

HDDG 31: Tech-Fashion, Wearables, ...

Hackaday

Joe Grand is hiding data in plain ...