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Writer Bob Parks

  1. Contributor: Make, Businessweek, Popular Science
  2. Correspondent: Wired
  3. Author: Makers: All Kinds of People Making Amazing Things in Garages, Basements, and Backyards (O'Reilly)
  4. Maker Blog
  5. @bobparks
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March 2014,
Make Magazine
Maker Friendly Hardware Stores

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FEBRUARY 18, 2013,
Bloomberg Businessweek
Continuum Redesigns Audi Experience

Continuum Redesigns Audi's Car Dealership Experience
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OCTOBER 2012, Wired
Creation Engine: Autodesk Wants to Help Anyone, Anywhere, Make Anything

Wired article on Autodesk and the Maker community
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July 2009, Runner's World, Times Are Changing: Wearable Electronics Make You Faster

Greatest Running Shoe Story
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Bob Parks (@bobparks) writes about product design, energy technologies, home automation, and outdoor consumer electronics for Bloomberg Businessweek , Make , Outside , Popular Science , and Runner's World . He's currently a Correspondent for Wired , having served as an editor at the magazine from 1995 to 2001. His book, Makers: All Kinds of People Making Amazing Things in Garages, Basements, and Backyards   (O'Reilly), earned rave reviews nationally. Access selected past articles here.



In his spare time, Parks coaches a school program that introduces cross country running to 8- to 12-year-olds, and competes in the master's category (2:54:53, Boston Marathon, 2014). He lives in Vermont with his wife and two children.

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