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Raspberry Pi Emulates a Retro Mac at 1/3 Scale

John Badger from RetroMacCast shows off his replica retro Macintosh which he built using sheet PVC, a Raspberry Pi, and a screen with a resolution of 320×200. The Raspberry Pi runs Mini vMac, a Macintosh emulator for System 7 and earlier. Not only can it actually be used as a Mac, but amazingly, it …

How to Design the Perfect PCB

If you’re interested in designing your own PCB — I know I am! — it seems like a very daunting challenge, with lots of stuff to learn. Michael Leonard’s great PCB design guide is just the ticket! In his blog post, Michael describes PCB features like the board, layers, traces, vias, solder mask, silk …

We come from the future.

We’re serving up deals on a $70 Anova sous vide machine, a home theatre projector, a Masterbuilt electric smoker, and many more.<p>A computer virus …

Tour de France: andarine, Aicar, les nouveaux dopants

Est-il vraiment impossible de gagner le Tour de France sans se doper, comme l’a affirmé Lance Amstrong au journal <i>Le Monde</i> ? Alors que la mythique …

Tour de France

Component of the Month: The Capacitor

I’m super excited for this month’s component: the capacitor! It’s an electronic component that stores a small amount of energy in an electrical field. Caps make up a very diverse family of components! As usual, we start off our coverage with an excerpt from Charles Platt’s stellar Encyclopedia of …

Pocket-Sized Power Supply

I am a big fan of garage sales, flea markets, and thrift stores. They are great places to find used parts and materials for your next project. But one problem that I often run into is not being able to test battery powered electronics to see if they work. Because there are so many different …

Arduino

Top 5 Weirdest Arduino Projects

To be honest with you, there are some weird Arduino projects on the web and I spent hours reading about it, how the ideas became real, and watching …

Un permis à points pour les pilotes de F1

En F1 aussi, les pilotes vont avoir droit à leur papier rose. La FIA vient d’annoncer une série de nouvelles réglementations pour l’année prochaine …