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Bumper box of new PCB's

A bumper box of 10 new (yes 10 designs) PCB’s arrived this week.

In it were 5 new (and updated) add-on boards for the Raspberry PC and 5 new boards for the Guitar Effect pedal designs I’ve been working on. 251 more words

Raspberry PI

Iron Man HUD: 2nd-person view

The HUD itself displays a number of core capabilities across the Iron Man movies prior to its appearance in The Avengers. Cataloguing these capabilities lets us understand (or… 1,059 more words

The Avengers (2012)

Parallax Update #7

Hey Guys,

No excerpt this time, just a few announcements on where I am with Parallax.

1) Word Count: Broke 70,000 words earlier today from a projected target of 87,500. 243 more words


Parallax Update #6

Note: Another excerpt from Parallax because I felt like it. Enjoy. :)

Pratt was amazed by the selection of weapons stored in the cache. Some, like the long cylinder gauss rifles were familiar to him. 536 more words


July 22 - Friedrich Wilhelm Bessel

Today is the anniversary of the birth, in 1784 of Friedrich Wilhelm Bessel, the German astronomer who was the first to use parallax to find the distance to a star.  135 more words


Becoming SMARTER...

It’s my third summer living in Manhattan, and my first participating in the SMARTER RET program.  The program, like all RET programs, is funded by a grant from the National Science Foundation.   446 more words

Professional Development

Landscapes and Micro 4/3

As much as I like my Olympus OMD EM1 and its inherent benefits (lightweight, flexible, weather resistant, less expensive lenses, etc.), it does have one serious drawback, I think, for anyone who takes a lot of landscape type photographs.   934 more words

NY's Finger Lakes Region