Christopher Frank

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Spectrum Analyzer With Intel Edison

Introduction: Spectrum Analyzer With Intel Edison<p>Transform your Intel Edison in an amazing spectrum analyzer to use in your audio applications!<p>With …

Arduino

The 9 weirdest projects DARPA is working on

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) works on some very outlandish projects.<p>One of its stated mission goals is to cause "technological surprise" for America's enemies. They want enemy fighters to get to the battlefield, look at what they're facing off against, and go, "What the …

51 of the Best Breakfast Recipes Ever

Waking up is never easy, but breakfast food makes the prospect a whole lot sunnier.<p>Put some coffee on and get cookin'.<p><b>Monkey-Bread Danish</b><p>Danish meets monkey bread. <b>Get the recipe</b>.<p><b>Red Velvet Pancakes</b><p>Sexiest breakfast ever. <b>Get the recipe</b>.<p><b>Onion & Arugula Frittata</b><p>Served straight out of the pan. <b>Get the</b> …

Texting this phone number will get you 'anything you want as long as it's not illegal'

What if you could text a number and get anything you want?<p>That's the ambitious goal of a new startup called Magic, a text-messaging-based concierge service that promises to pull strings, place orders, and schedule deliveries all so you don't have to.<p>Magic doesn't have a dedicated app. It instead …

The Wi-Fi sniffing drones are here

Marketers have come up with a new way to track a given customer's movement: put a drone on them. According to <i>Venturebeat</i>, a marketing company called Adnear is using drones as part of a test campaign to track user locations through device IDs. It's similar to what marketers already do in stores and …

BINA48: A Human Mind Cloned Into A Robot

<i>Image Source: Hanson Robotics Inc. – An image of BINA48 showing the front of her face that looks completely like human and the back of her head</i> …

BBQ Pan Pizza

DIY Kit Kat Molds<p>Key Lime Pie Ice Cream<p>Easy Chocolate Ice Cream (Eggless and No Ice Cream Machine)<p>Cooking Class<p>Looks great! Not to be a stickler, but …

BBQ

Hackers make off with at least $300 million in bank heists

A group of cybercriminals used malicious software to steal at least $300 million from banks and other financial institutions around the world, which could prove to be one of the biggest bank thefts ever, according a report Saturday in The New York Times.<p>Kaspersky Lab, a Russia-based cybersecurity …

Kaspersky Lab

How to Make Unattackable Secure Arduino IoT Device

Introduction: How to Make Unattackable Secure Arduino IoT Device<p>About: I am SoC engineer of Korea. I developed several comunication SoCs. Now I'm …

Switcheroo: Control Any Device From Your Mobile

Meet the Switcheroo, developed by Amal Graafstra the founder of Dangerous Things. It is a small circuit board that once installed can control almost …

Mobile Development

New Atlas

Ben Coxworth April 20, 2018<p>​It's often tempting to think that if Apple had its way, iPhone users would be replacing their phones every year. As it …

DARPA shows off its tech for indexing the deep web

On Sunday night, <i>60 Minutes</i> aired a segment about the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, or DARPA, and its attempts to secure the internet …

Deep Web

Rescue drone that can search buildings wins $1 million prize

A clever, bizarre-looking drone that may one day save your butt has won a million bucks in the UAE's Drones for Good competition. Flyability's GimBall has the unusual ability to squeeze into tight indoor spaces and search for potential disaster victims, thanks to its geodesic design. The entire UAV …

Tesla Turbine From Old Hard Drives and Minimal Tools

Introduction: Tesla Turbine From Old Hard Drives and Minimal Tools<p>About: At heart an engineer, musician, polyglot, cook, computer programmer, wood …

How to Apply for a Position That Doesn’t Exist

Waiting for the perfect position to pop up in your LinkedIn feed? Can’t find job descriptions that nail down your skills and goals in your daily …

Hands On With The Production Version Of The Myo Gesture Control Armband

Thalmic Labs is a Waterloo-based startup with a very ambitious goal – to change the way we interact with our everyday computing devices. To that end, they’ve developed the Myo armband, a gesture control device that fits around the meaty part of your forearm and detects slight muscle movements, arm …

3 Psychological Traps that Keep Your Startup in Sorrow

<i>This post originally appeared on the iDoneThis blog.</i><p>You’re stuck in the trough of sorrow. No matter what you do, nothing in your company is improving.<p>You look around you, and everyone you know is crushing it. Their companies are getting acquired, they’re raising huge funding rounds, and they’re …

Vintage Internet Radio Made with Raspberry Pi: Poser - Technabob

Sorry hipsters, but this radio is only authentic on the outside. Imgur member mxmln23 found two units of an old radio model on eBay and used them to …

The Most Ambitious Artificial Intelligence Project In The World Has Been Operating In Near Secrecy For 30 Years

IBM's Watson and Apple's Siri stirred up a hunger and awareness throughout the U.S. for something like a Star Trek computer that really worked — an artificially intelligent system that could receive instructions in plain, spoken language, make the appropriate inferences, and carry out its …

Build a micro-sized first-person-view quadcopter

<b>Steve Lodefink</b> shows you how to fly this little tree-smacker and become a skilled FPV pilot.<p>I know you've seen the videos on YouTube, stunning …

Want more bang for your Starbucks? We tested 8 money-saving hacks

Even if you're a die-hard penny pincher, your daily Starbucks routine may be a habit you're just not willing to kick. Fortunately, there's no shortage of Starbucks addicts online, sharing tips for how to shave cents or even dollars off each cup. We tested eight of the hacks they brag about the …

Coffee

How to Get Single-Digit Body Fat

If you want to get leaner than lean, every bite counts<p>At a fitness conference last Spring, I joined some friends for breakfast. It was a normal breakfast up until the moment Spencer Nadolsky, D.O., pulled a scale out of his gym bag to weigh a banana.<p>I knew Dr. Nadolsky was preparing for a …

The Only Old Fashioned Recipe You’ll Ever Need

Can you hear it? That’s the clock ticking down to the season premiere of “Mad Men,” which airs this Sunday. Naturally, our offices are abuzz with anticipation for the final season and the viewing parties that we’ve all been planning. If you’ll be hosting your own “Mad Men”-themed fête, why not go …

10 Best-Ever Burgers for Memorial Day

With Memorial Day around the corner, it’s time to start grilling. Here are 10 juicy, delicious burger recipes to celebrate the unofficial start of …

11 Financial Books Every Young Person Should Read

Those of you who are seeking investing enlightenment are not going to find much of it on the web.<p>I suggest you log off, power down your computer, and read some books. Take your time. The months you spend perusing this list will be well spent.<p>I'd recommend reading at least the first four books …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Hair<p>Without buzzing it all off or, god forbid, combing it over.<p>By Adam Hurly1 day agoView More<p>Editors' Picks<p>It’s time to justify that Prime …

Fluffy Brown Sugar Icing {Pat's Recipes}

In this small quaint town, there are few people that you don’t run into on a daily basis. It’s been a culture shock, a climate shock, and <i>definitely</i> a …