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Spieth Misses The Cut By 5 Shots, Watson Grabs 1 Shot Lead

EDISON, N.J. (AP) — Jordan Spieth lost out on a chance to play the weekend at The Barclays.

He also lost his No. 1 ranking. 887 more words

Sports

Scanning i2c bus 6 on Intel Edison

In a previous post I discussed using the LMSensors project programs to scan I2C buses on the Intel Edison. As I mentioned in that post, I only had luck scanning bus 1 on the Edison (which is only available on the mini breakout board). 357 more words

Intel Edison

5 Famous Inventors Who Stole Their Big Idea

This Cracked article purports that Galileo, Alexander Graham Bell, Einstein, Edison, and Alexander Fleming stole their greatest inventions. I think “stole” is too strong; “built upon” or “borrowed” or even “refined” would be more accurate. 15 more words

Antique Ideas

This photo inspires me.

It speaks to so much.

I am reminded to seek the wisdom of my ancestors,

to look to the same

source of wisdom that they sought out. 175 more words

Life And Grief

Nikola Tesla - My Forever Historical Babe

It’s no secret I’m the science geek in my family. I wasn’t even double digits when mom showed me her microscope and I studied all the dirt in my yard. 463 more words

America

Edison's Bulb was one Giant Leap for Mankind--Or--Wizard of Menlo Park

Walk safely in the park because of this inventor’s contribution to technology.

Night

Nikola Tesla Wasn't God And Thomas Edison Wasn't The Devil

By Alex Knapp via Forbes

“It takes a thousand men to invent a telegraph, or a steam engine, or a phonograph, or a photograph, or a telephone or any other important thing—and the last man gets the credit and we forget the others.  333 more words

Educational