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DNS-over-HTTPS Is The Wrong Partial Solution

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Openness has been one of the defining characteristics of the Internet for as long as it has existed, with much of the traffic today still passed …

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The Arduino IDE Finally Grows Up

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While the Arduino has a very vocal fan club, there are always a few people less than thrilled with the ubiquitous ecosystem. While fans may just …

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How A Secret Gaming Scene Emerged In Communist East Germany

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During the late 1980s, a gaming scene emerged in East Germany just before the fall of communism. Teenagers gathered in buildings like the “House of Young …

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Finding USB Bugs The Hard Way

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Sometimes debugging just doesn’t go the way you want it to. When USB problems arise, you can usually use a protocol analyzer to find the issue …

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Turn Your Old-school CRT Into A YouTube Media Player

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Ever wish you could enjoy modern conveniences like YouTube in a retro world of CRTs and late 20th century graphics? Johannes Spreitzer happened to find an …

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Hackaday Links: October 20, 2019

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It’s Nobel season again, with announcements of the prizes in literature, economics, medicine, physics, and chemistry going to worthies the world over. The wording of the …

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Navigating The Dark Side: Controlling Robots With Zero Radio Communication

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While autonomous robots have been the subject of some projects in the past, this particular project takes a swing at building a robot that can teach …

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Pneumatic Zombie Will Blow Away Trick-or-Treaters

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What are you doing for Halloween this year? Just gonna set the candy bowl out on the porch and call it good? That’s a risky one, …

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Maker Spirit Alive And Well At The Philly Maker Faire

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For many of us, it’s difficult to imagine a world without Maker Faire. The flagship events in California and New York have served as a celebration …

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Making A Robot Cleaner Even Smarter

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Some electric cleaners are effective and some hardly even seem to make a difference. The ILIFE V7s may be a robot cleaner, but even with its …