Made by Monkeys: Top Reads

I can't believe someone makes... Holographic chocolate

I’m rather partial to chocolate, and holography is a bit of a personal hobbyhorse, so you can imagine my eye was caught by news stories about holographic chocolate! Swiss company Morphotonix are the people who make this complicated confectionery, and apparently they can add the technology without altering the…

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Let the latest Made By Monkeys posts come to you, with RSS

The best way to get the very latest Made By Monkeys posts as soon as they are published? RSS! And it’s not just Made By Monkeys. Check out all the RSS feeds that are available for Electronics Weekly content. The feed for Latest News, for example, can be found…

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Most Read in March - The Made By Monkeys popularity stakes

Slightly early, maybe, but let’s take a look a pick of the pops – sampling the most read blog posts in the month of March. Check out what your MBM peers have mostly been reading… Topics covered include Epson printers, LED desks, bogus bearings, night vision golf headsets, and interactive…

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Most Read in February 2014 - The Made By Monkeys popularity stakes

February where have you gone so fast? Time’s whirligig spins ever on. But let us pause, just a while, to peruse what your MBM peers have been consuming this month… Topics covered include HP calculator, Wi-Fi, iPod annoyances and Lithium-ion batteries… In reverse order: 10. No change…

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Most Read in 2013 - The Made By Monkeys popularity stakes

Rather than just looking back at the previous month, why not use December to look at the most popular posts across the whole year? I asked myself this question, so I knew the answer! Some old-friends loom large, and some mode modern ones help make up the mix: Epson…

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Ig Nobel Awards cast their net

Hijacker traps, running on the moon, sleeping cows… Room always has to be found on Made By Monkeys for the Ig Nobel Awards, with the 2013 ceremony running last night. It’s a prestigious gig these days. The venue was the Sanders Theater, Harvard University, with many of the winning…

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Brilliant Blunders - from Darwin to Einstein - in book form

“Ever tried. Ever failed. No matter. Try again. Fail again. Fail better.” The classic Samuel Beckett line, from “Worstward Ho”, embodies the spirit of Made By Monkeys, I like to think, and its motto of learning from mistakes. In that vein, space had to be found on Made By Monkeys…

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Most Read in July - The Made By Monkeys popularity stakes

What was hot and what was not? Well, in the month of July everything was hot, but now things have cooled down a bit we can consider exactly what your MBM peers were consuming –┬ásee how the various Made By Monkeys posts measure up against each other for the month…

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