January, 2017 My adorable, ten-year-old Niece has recently taken up the violin. She is a big Star Wars fan (runs … More
June, 2016 Long story-short, the Arduino FIO with XBee S6B Wifi radio that allows communication with the Roman Shades was … More
Project coloured light behind the TV that aligns with the colors on the screen. Allow for a more immersive viewing experience and can be retro-fit onto any TV with any signal source.
January, 2016 This was a multi-phase project originally intended to provide lighting to a dark corner of the kitchen. Later, … More
October, 2015 I took the plunge and invested in my first CNC 3D carving tool – the X-Carve. I chose … More
This hack gives a new meaning to the FitBit Workweek “Hustle”. I slapped this together in about 15 minutes after I realized I was about to loose a challenge toward the end of the week. It took a bit of tuning to get the right rhythm and force for a step to register. Using this, I got about 6,500 steps per hour.
November, 2014 My wife is a huge Star Wars fan and her favorite character is Darth Vader. I’ve given her … More
April, 2014 After the successful completion of motorizing a pair of Roman Shades (Phase 1), I began to research options for … More
December, 2013 The transceiver I created for the original solution was based on an Arduino Uno with an Xbee shield. … More
The game of NIM is a fun strategy game invented in ancient China. Although there are many variants, the version … More