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16 Sh–ty Robots That Will Have You Laughing Until They Become Our Overlords

January 16th, 2018 No comments
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Watch “Flight Through Orion Nebula in Visible and Infrared Light” on YouTube

January 16th, 2018 No comments

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Article: The stunningly obvious, invariably overlooked case against all these robot companions

January 16th, 2018 No comments
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Article: Aflac’s toy robot for kids facing cancer is the smartest toy of all

January 12th, 2018 No comments

Aflac’s toy robot for kids facing cancer is the smartest toy of all

http://flip.it/ue08Y5

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Watch “If High School and College Textbooks Were Honest – Honest Ads” on YouTube

January 9th, 2018 No comments

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Article: Fifty Years of BASIC, the Programming Language That Made Computers Personal

January 8th, 2018 No comments

Fifty Years of BASIC, the Programming Language That Made Computers Personal

http://flip.it/9McGwf

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Watch “Spectre & Meltdown – Computerphile” on YouTube

January 7th, 2018 No comments

Finally, a more technical explanation of Spectre and Meltdown.

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Circuit Classics

January 1st, 2018 No comments

If you are an electronic hobbyist, you have probably come across the books by Forrest Mims III that were sold by Radio Shack. I still use the ones I bought years ago and they are probably one of the best series of books to get started in electronics.

Well now Star Simpson is brining the circuits in those books to life. Here is a video about the project:

You can order the first batch from https://www.adafruit.com/?q=star%20simpson but they seem to be sold out as of the writing of this post.

Some seem to be in stock at Crowd Supply

For More info check out:
Adafruit
Crowd Supply
Electronics Weekly

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