Fablab Saigon: Building the maker community in Vietnam   Recently updated !

I spoke with Quynh Huong Duong the other day. She’s the co-founder of Fablab Saigon; a makerspace in Ho Chi Minh City. It’s a place where people collaborate to make things, share knowledge, and work on projects. Next month they’ll be opening a coworking space, a coffee shop, and an urban garden (all under […]

The make-your-own smartlamp workshop at Fablab Saigon.

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Pictures and stories from my trip to Tokyo (Part 2 of 2)

These are the pictures and stories from my trip to Tokyo. This is part 2. Part 1 is here. See this post if you’re planning a trip to Tokyo.   Tsukiji Fish Market This is where the world famous tuna auction is held. I didn’t go to it because you have […]


Pictures and stories from my trip to Tokyo (Part 1 of 2)

When I was a teenager I saw the movie Akira. Ever since then I’ve wanted to visit Tokyo. Last July I got my wish. I spent 8 days exploring, making friends, and eating my way through the city. This post has been split into 2 parts. This is part 1. Part […]

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Are you planning a trip to Tokyo?   Recently updated !

In July of 2014 I went to Tokyo. Before I went I asked friends and did lots of research online. My goals were to meet Japanese people, eat Japanese food (not only sushi), and explore the city. This post contains the answers from my friends and the results of my online […]