WIRED today introduced its newest section, WIRED Design (www.wired.com/design). Lead by WIRED Director of Editorial Development and DIY-trailblazer Shoshana Berger, WIRED Design will tell the stories behind the companies, makers, and designers driving the creator economy. Covering everything from innovations in design to products of the day to cool Kickstarter projects and how-tos, WIRED Design is the scribe of the maker movement.
Check out this line up.
Chris Anderson – editor in chief, WIRED, GEEKDAD (Founder of 3D Robotics, an open-source hardware company).
Shoshana Berger Founder, co-founder / editor in chief Readymade.
Allison Arieff – former editor in chief Dwell.
Caterina Fake – cofounder, Flickr, Hunch; founder Pinwheel; Chairman of the Board, Etsy
Christopher Jobson – creator and curator, Colossal
Adam Savage – cohost, MythBusters
Bruce Sterling – author
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