Portraits of Makers: Edward Jiang

March 27th, 2012 § Comments Off on Portraits of Makers: Edward Jiang § permalink

Portraits of Makers

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  1. Who are you?姜昊, a fat guy.
  2. What do you do?Full time web developer, part time hacker.
  3. What inspires you?People who do more stuff than what they say.
  4. What attracts you to the space/what do you like about the space?People who makes things, and things gets done. People help each other and exchange ideas.
  5. What do you want to do/accomplish/learn/share/experience?Make ideas into real physical thing. Knowing the path is totally different from walking the path.
  6. If there is only one thing you could share with people, what would it be?Food?
  7. Tell us a secret.. one you haven’t told anyone else?I am fatter than i look.
  8. Who’s your idol?André Tanguy
  9. Where would you rate yourself on a geeky slider? (or nerdy if you are that way)6?

Portraits of Makers: Mika Lin | 林信義

March 27th, 2012 § 2 comments § permalink

Portraits of Makers

  1. Who are you?
    I’m Mika Lin | 林信義,call me mika please:)
  2. What do you do?
    I’m a Interaction designer at ETU in Shanghai.
  3. What inspires you?
    Life and nature. And I like the way of communication between people and objects.
  4. What attracts you to the space/what do you like about the space?
    i can get many instruments,knowledges,skills here.and make the imagination comes true.
  5. What do you want to do/accomplish/learn/share/experience?
    Combine human body and real object,present the data of body in a new way,make the original thing more interesting,more funny.
  6. If there is only one thing you could share with people, what would it be?
    No more excuses No more think. Just Make the thing in your mind expressing your imagination in your mind with real object.
  7. Tell us a secret.. one you haven’t told anyone else?
    Actually the white hair you see on my head. i just insert it into my head…(coool ?…….hahaha)
  8. Who’s your idol?
    Nature | Albert Einstein | Louis Isadore Kahn | James Francis Cameron, all of them enlighten me on study,observation and combination.
  9. Where would you rate yourself on a geeky slider? (or nerdy if you are that way)
    Between 0 and 10,i choose 6,it is a place appropriate and still rest many spaces developed and obsorb many new things.

Portraits of Makers: Lio

March 24th, 2012 § 1 comment § permalink

Lio 李欧

Portraits of Makers

  1. Who are you?
    Lionello Lunesu, but please call me Lio.
  2. What do you do?
    I’m a Tech Lead at Microsoft China.
  3. What inspires you?
    People making stuff.
  4. What attracts you to the space/what do you like about the space?
    Everything you could possibly need to realize your idea is there, no more excuses.
  5. What do you want to do/accomplish/learn/share/experience?
    Being a programmer I’m making stuff all day, but nothing beats working with real materials.
  6. If there is only one thing you could share with people, what would it be?
    I’d like everyone to know that finishing a project, no matter how insignificant it seems, results in a high, and it will make you go back for more.
  7. Tell us a secret.. one you haven’t told anyone else?
    Uh, see the answer to the next question:
  8. Who’s your idol?
    I’m going to sound like a nerd, but Bill Gates inspires me. He’s a geek with business skills and his heart is in the right place.
  9. Where would you rate yourself on a geeky slider? (or nerdy if you are that way)
    From 0 (Queen Elizabeth) to 10 (übergeek), I’m probably around an 8: pretty geeky yet not unsociable (.. I hope!)