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'Fritzing' Build like you're Chinese, with German precision!


Whilst researching interactive electronics, I stumble across a free software download called Fritzing. Apparently it’s part of…

“an open sauce, hardware initiative that makes electronics accessible as a creative material for anyone.” 214 more words

Tech Steps

Small aid in converting

I haven’t been posting for a while here, so I want to explain myself – I have been writing my engineering thesis. In the near future I’ll probably write post or two about it. 206 more words


Make your own PCB

If you’re an electronics hobbyist, then you must know the frustration! Yea, seriously guys! Electronics as a hobby has its equal share of triumphant and miserable moments. 700 more words

My Development Boards- Purely Home Made

I got my old digicam working ready and I would like to share with you some of the development boards which I made and use….. 93 more words


Of Backs Mutually Scratched: Kenya v. Pakistan 2014

Tomorrow (Sunday the 7th of December) is the first of five matches between Kenya’s u19  cricket team, and their counterparts from the proud cricketing nation of Pakistan. 522 more words

A cap, some Wire, and (broken chips / burn = zero)

The ZIF Atmega burner I made required an upgrade after some use.

Moving from the breadboard setup I had before to burn Atmegas to my ZIF burner has been a great upgrade for me, it takes much faster, I don’t make as many mistakes as before, and the derivative of how many chips I break pr burn (or time) dived really deep, before leveling around zero. 174 more words