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This guy is my hero! Brilliant and resourceful 17 year-old kid builds his own BB-8 with a bunch of supplies from the hardware store and an Arduino. He provides a detailed and thoughtful explanation of the every single step. He even open-sourced the code a...

posted 8 days ago  

Great to see ideas like this! Where would I be today if it weren’t for all the computer learning games I was exposed to as a kid…

posted 9 days ago  

Interactive exhibit, built with a Raspberry Pi, allows participants to experience the symptoms of Parkinson’s from a first-person perspective. Great use of technology to help build awareness and empathy.

posted 10 days ago  

Possibly the best Star Wars fan film I’ve ever seen. I always go into these expecting a certain level of cheese, but this one is exceptional. Incredibly well done: setting, costumes, music, effects, editing… Hope they tell more of the story :)

posted 18 days ago  

many, many hours spent trying (and failing miserably) to beat this silly game on our old Apple ][e

posted 23 days ago  

Why didn’t I find this before xmas :(

posted a month ago  

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 Projects

blinkr
silly raspberry pi led project
foscamhd-client
simple node client for Foscam HD cameras providing a few basic operations
han-solo
experimenting with node js and Insteon
indigo-client
node wrapper to facilitate communication with Indigo home automation server
indigo-foscam
Indigo plugin to control Foscam webcams
indigo-yamaharx
Indigo plugin to control Yamaha RXV3900 receivers
jmri-client
node client to connect to a JMRI xmlio webservice this allows basic control of a model railroad layout via DCC
mq-angular-sample
coding exercise in AngularJS
node-cers-tv
node client to act as remote for CERS-compatible TV
node-geocaching
simple node module to interface with geocaching api
plex-dashboard-widget
OS X Dashboard Widget for remote control of Plex clients
srv-client
node module to facilitate connection to and control of an SRV-1 Surveyor robot via tcp
srv1console
java console for the srv-1 surveyor robot
yamaha-dashboard-widget
Mac Dashboard Widget for basic control of Yamaha RX series receivers

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 Interests

Mile High Disc Golf Club
One of the largest disc golf clubs in the country, of which I am a proud member.
Indigo Domotics
This is the software I use as the brain behind my home automation network.
Kato N-Scale Model Trains
I've just started getting into model railroading, but I've really fallen for these teeny trains.
DJI Phantom Quadcopter
My latest obsession. These solid easy-to-fly quadcopters have introduced me to the exciting world of aerial videography and FPV flying.
Nixie Tube Clocks
Pretty nifty clocks that utilize nixie tubes to display the time. I'm still in the process of assembling my kit.