What I did here was wire up a piranah tri-color LED, and for a resistance, I used a piece of anti-static chip foam. (The type that we put chips on when we are making kits) Shot these photos with a really close up macro lens, to capture the 3 distinct parts of the LED that give off different… Read More »
When you get a broken ‘not worth fixing’ All-in-One Scanner / Printer / Fax, there is an amazing opportunity within. On the outside, it is a broken office garbage. On the inside, a wealth of supplies for the DIY tinkerer, and you can dispose of the rest in an environmentally friendly way. Came across a broken Canon MP580… Read More »
Botcave vending machine by night Originally uploaded by cibomahto Spotted our Drum Kit Kit AI as one of the items for sale. This is absolute genius. Check it out at the Botcave Would take a few quarters to actually make something pop-out, great candidate for a paypal connected machine.
Lunar Eclipse Montage 12212010, originally uploaded by mockba1_1999. Just in case you missed it or it was too cloudy in your area, Flickr user mockba1_1999 uploaded some beautiful photos of the lunar eclipse.
Opening Week, originally uploaded by makerbot. Here is the Drum Kit Kit AI (right side of photo) available at the BotCave store by the folks over at MakerBot. From the MakerBot blog: MakerBot Botcave Store Dec 2, 2010 MakerBot has opened a small popup retail space at our headquarters in Brooklyn.
Roo Reynolds put together a super sweet wireless Arduino controlled doorbell. Check out the setup & sketch! Hacking the doorbell – Roo Reynolds.
DKKAI Roadie, originally uploaded by Spikenzie. The DKKAI has a two row connector on board designed for expansions. Here we are working on a prototype of the “DKKAI Roadie”. With the Roadie, your can change the midi notes associated with each drum head completely ‘on the fly’. No need to edit the sketch, recompile & upload. The changes… Read More »
NASA Technology Could Aid in Interpretation of Mammograms, originally uploaded to Flickr by NASA Goddard Photo and Video. The NASA Goddard Space Flight Center is using the same imaging technology used for space exploration to help improve medical imagery. Caption: The left image shows an original mammogram before MED-SEG processing. The image on the right, with region of… Read More »