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Making a Twitter Bot to Track followers

As I am currently on holiday, I decided to get out my Raspberry Pi and come up with a project. In the end, I decided to make an application using Twython that checks whether someone has recently followed or unfollowed me on Twitter. 1,135 more words


Round and Round

I thought I’d share a procedure for rotating a 2D set of coordinates about the origin. Why would you want do this? Well, we’ve been looking at cell migration in 2D – tracking nuclear position over time. 389 more words


There's life in the old dog yet...Part 2

Stop the press. After going down the avenue of replacing the internal floppy drive for a few days (found a couple on eBay but who’s to say these aren’t going to fail in the near future after all these things are over 20 years old) it dawned on me there must be a more up to date solution. 845 more words


Vintage Computer Faire

Free, 10AM to 5PM Aug 9, at the Living Computer Museum in Seattle.

On 1st Ave, slightly south of the stadium.

Kids activities, live music, vendors, food… 14 more words


Mechanical + Electronic + Computing= Why does your company need Mechatronics?

The market scenario is presently characterized by customer expectations being at an all-time high, intense competition and rising cost pressures. As such, companies are on their toes to come up with products that excel in terms of their durability and performance. 1,100 more words