Arduino Pt.2

I have been playing with Arduino for one week now and really enjoyed the simplicity with which Wiring allows access to I/O ports. The comprehensible but mandatory structure of a program works really well as long as things are kept simple, while somewhat more advanced programs could certainly benefit from access to interrupts. However, before making things […]

Arduino Pt.1

Taking advantage of strong disagreements inside Germany, the Italian feudatories rebelled and, in 1002, elected Arduino, Marquess of Ivrea, king of Italy. He distinguished himself particularly because of his fights against the Bishop of Ivrea. Today, Arduino distinguishes itself in price, capability, openness, and ease of use – but first things first. Arduino is an open-source computing […]

Diggnation Comic-Com

San Diego’s Diggnation fans were in for a treat this Friday, when Diggnation Episode 55 was taped in front of a live audience at the La Jolla Brew House. Thanks to the Comic-Con Convention, which is also happening his weekend at the San Diego Convention Center, the whole crew, including Kevin Rose, Alex Albrecht, Keith Harrison, David Prager, and Jay Adelson showed […]