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Diode Basics By [W2AEW] | Hackaday

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We didn’t think we needed a basic guide to diodes until we saw it was from W2AEW, and then we knew we’d pick up some new …

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FitSocket Is A Portal To Better Prostheses

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Traditionally, sockets for prostheses are created by making a plaster cast of the limb being fitted, and are then sculpted in carbon fiber. It’s an expensive …

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A Mobile Terminal For The End Of The World

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If civilization goes sideways and you need to survive, what are the bare essentials that should go in your bunker? Food and fresh water, sure. Maybe …

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The Ifs Make Learning To Code Child’s Play

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Anyone who has done the slightest bit of programming knows about the “Hello, World!” program. It’s the archetypal program that one enters to get a feel …

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Review: Ear Wax Cleaning Cameras As Cheap Microscopes, We Take A Closer Look

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Those of us who trawl the world of cheap imported goods will most often stay in our own comfortable zones as we search for new items …

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New Part Day: Alexa Connect Kit Now Available For Sale

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People who were subscribed to updates on the Alexa Connect Kit (ACK) would recently have received an email informing that this kit is now available for …

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Network Booting The Pi 4

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We’ve talked about PXE booting the Raspberry Pi 3B+, and then looked at the Raspberry Pi 4 as a desktop replacement. But there’s more! The Pi …

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Mechanical Seven-Segment Display Mixes Art With Hacking

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We’re not sure what to call this one. Is it a circuit sculpture? Sort of, but it moves, so perhaps it’s a kinetic circuit sculpture. Creator …

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LCD Panel Lamp Shade Makes For Eye-Catching Lighting

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At first sight, Kyle’s Elroy lamp is simply an attractive piece of modern-styled interior furnishing; its clean lines, wood grain, and contemporary patterning being an asset …

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Time Sync Through Your VGA Connector

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While it might be in its twilight years, the venerable VGA video connector conceals a versatile interface that  can still provide the experimenter with the opportunity …