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A New Foldable Pocket LED from FalconEyes - Hit or Miss?

There are a ton of pocket LEDs on the market these days- ranging from small and cheap to rugged and full featured.

The F7, FalconEyes first version of their own pocket LED was well made and …well, average. 131 more words

Gear

Brocchi's Cluster - The Coathanger

Brocchi’s Cluster is a random grouping of stars located in the constellation Vulpecula near the border with Sagittarius. The members of the star cluster form an asterism which has given rise to its name as the Coathanger. 82 more words

Deep Sky

Messier 8 - The Lagoon Nebula

Messier 8, also known as the Lagoon Nebula, is a large, bright emission nebula located in the constellation Sagittarius. The star-forming nebula has an apparent magnitude of 6 and lies at a distance of 4,100 light years from Earth. 87 more words

Deep Sky

The RGB ecosystem is a disaster

I’m convinced that the RGB ecosystem that covers the world of “computer enthusiast” hardware is a disaster. And while a good chunk of this reasoning is because everyone wants to do their own thing, I’m also convinced that a vast majority of it is down to two reasons: 551 more words

Technology

No Liberals, Biden Won’t Protect the Supreme Court

We hear this argument from the Blue No Matter Who voters, constantly.

“You have to vote for Biden to protect Ginsberg’s seat on the court!” 598 more words

Politics

Analyzing Image Histograms with scikit-image

An image says more than a thousand words but histograms are also very important. Digital images are made of pixels and each of them has a value. 503 more words

Python

Neopixel Fades and Color Transitions

Whilst updating an old application that implemented PWM color control of hard-wired RBG leds to NeoPixel type devices, I had to work out a new way to transition between colors. 903 more words

Arduino