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Amazon aws EC2 instance

An EC2 instance is a virtual server in Amazon’s Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) for running applications on the Amazon Web Services (AWS) infrastructure.

AWS is a comprehensive, evolving cloud computing platform; EC2 is a service that allows business subscribers to run application programs in the computing environment. 314 more words


IDG Contributor Network: Your analytics strategy is obsolete

In the information age, it’s the data-driven bird that gets the worm. Giant companies like Google, Facebook, and Apple hoard data, because it’s the information equivalent of gold. 115 more words


Nintimdo RP is a DIY Nintendo Switch clone that plays classic games

Tim Lindquist is an undergrad at Iowa State University and, if you’re into classic gaming, might just be the man of your dreams. His super-cool… 288 more words


Analogue’s Super Nt comes with two SNES games, including a ‘Director’s Cut’

The SNES Classic from Nintendo is pretty great, and it ships with the previously unreleased Star Fox 2 in the box. But Analogue’s amazing Super Nt… 219 more words


Temperature Sensors and Arduino

One of my earlier attempts to measure things using electronics was using temperature sensors, specifically the MCP9701 Linear Active Thermistor, this turned out to be more of a pain than I expected. 302 more words


Touchscreen Google Home device evidence spied in official app code

There’s now more evidence Google is testing a touchscreen Home device. AndroidPolice points to sections of code of the latest Google app that refers to a device that sports a new on-screen interface. 235 more words


Nintendo to release SNES-themed 3DS XL in the U.S.

Nintendo is going to ride the retro cash cow to the bank. The company recently announced an SNES-themed 3DS XL for Europe and apparently its coming to the States… 143 more words