|There are various people around the world who have excellent link lists related to the automata subject. |
My favourite is the Swiss one of 'Kugelbahn':
There are three major blogs related to automata where I regularly take a look:
Falk Keuten (German blog): www.kugelbahn.blog.de
Phil Sing (France): http://manivelles.unblog.fr/
Dug North (USA): http://blog.dugnorth.com/
didn't find an English blog with regulars entries yet, but I suppose
English people concentrate more on making automata than talking about.
There is also an community on Facebook, look for 'Mechanical adventures'.
Last but not least the Crankahead Facebook group: