Monthly Archives: February 2016

Bitcoin is the sewer rat of currencies

Andreas Antonopoulos is one of the most respected experts in bitcoin and blockchain technology, and he regularly shares his expertise with businesses and organizations around the world. His 2014 book, Mastering Bitcoin, was called the “best technical reference available on … Continue reading

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Gene test spots all known inherited heart conditions

You might never have to worry that you’ll fall victim to a heart condition passed along by your family. Researchers have developed a blood test that can reliably detect all known inherited heart problems, like genetically-based arrhythmia — if doctors … Continue reading

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Develop easier with PlatformIO ecosystem

Different microcontrollers normally have different developing tools. For instance Arduino rely on Arduino IDE. Few more advanced users set up different graphical interfaces like Eclipse for better project management. Sometimes it may be hard to keep up with different microcontrollers … Continue reading

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Watch How Gravitational Waves Dance across the Universe

LIGO scientist David Reitze takes us on a 1.3 billion year journey that begins with the violent merger of two black holes in the distant universe. The event produced gravitational waves, tiny ripples… — Read more on ScientificAmerican.com from Scientific … Continue reading

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Take a class with architect Glen Small

Visionary architect Glen Small doesn’t need a computer. He can take a bunch of scrap paper, cardboard and some glue and make amazing models. He’s also of the last generation of architects who know their way with pen, paper and … Continue reading

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Haley’s Teardrop Camper

This is the perfect project for a recent graduate with no job and whose dad owns a cabinet workshop (me). I was able to use a lot of repurposed materials in the build and keep costs down. I lost track … Continue reading

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Custom Wooden Train Track X-crossing

Our wood train set from Ikea, the Lillabo, doesn’t come with any x-crossing pieces. Other sets with x-crossing pieces are probably compatible, but I choose to make an x-crossing piece myself. I did this both to familiarize myself with the … Continue reading

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