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February 8, 2014

This project started out as a simple idea - get serial data out of a cheap scale. When I say cheap, I mean cheap. I wanted to get the weight data into a PC program, and a serial connection was the easiest way to do this.

My original plan was to find the processing IC fo...

December 28, 2013

Why settle for a new XBOX when you can make your own HoBOX! The HoBOX is an open source retro-gaming console system based on the Raspberry Pi. It's capable of playing thousands of games made for Atari 2600, Turbographix-16, Nintendo, Super Nintendo, Sega and Playstatio...

August 26, 2013

This was a quick work up flirting with the idea of a JARVIS like home automation system as seen in the Iron Man movies. The name "Karen" comes from SpongeBob. I have recently moved to the Amazon Echo platform because of its microphone technology.



October 1, 2010

On September 29, 2009 a group of MIT students stuffed a camera and a GPS phone into a small styrofoam cooler and attached it to a weather balloon. It went to roughly 100,000 feet and took some nice pictures. The balloon popped and it fell back to the surface, where the...

January 24, 2010

I know it doesn't look like much, but you'll be surprised when you here it talk! This was my latest creation for a Secret Santa gift exchange for the comedy site I found this little talking toy duck at a local goodwill. When you pressed little button on it...

December 16, 2009

This was one of my first projects. It's not very elegant, but got a few laughs!


 Please note that the audio in this video has adult language and is not safe for work (NSFW).





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