Dilip Sheik

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Make a Wave Shaper Multifunction Sound Synthesizer

Build a multifunction sound synthesizer using a surprisingly fun audio chip<p>The XR2206 is a slightly obscure audio chip that has surprising potential. It generates triangle waves and pure sine waves, and allows you to control them in unexpectedly imaginative ways. You could use it as the heart of a …

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ബഹുമാനപ്പെട്ട ഡോക്ടര്‍,<p>ഞാന്‍ ഇരുപതുവര്‍ഷത്തിലധികമായി അദ്ധ്യാപകജോലി ചെയ്യുന്ന ഒരു വ്യക്തിയാണ്. എന്‍റെ ഒരു നിരീക്ഷണം പങ്കുവെക്കാനും ഇതേപ്പറ്റി …

The Science of Sounding Smart

When you’re trying to convey the quality of your mind to your boss, or to a company that’s considering you for a job, your best ally may be your own voice.<p>Although some people may assume that their ideas and intellect would come across much better in written form, it turns out that using your voice …

13 apps that will stop you from wasting time

These 13 apps will make scheduling less painful, help you keep track of what you are spending your time on, and even punish you for checking social media too much. They'll also help you see a big picture of how you spend your time and show you small tweaks that can carve out a few more hours of …

What I learned by waking up at 4:30 a.m. for 21 days

The challenge was simple: waking up 21 consecutive workdays at 4:30 a.m., a challenge I gave the name of #21earlydays. I was already used to waking up early (6 a.m. almost every day), but this time I wanted to go further. I wanted to test myself and be more aware of my own limits. And at the same …

Is another human living inside you?

You may think your body and mind are your own. In fact, you are a fusion of many organisms - including, potentially, another person. Words by David Robson, photography by Ariko Inaoka.<p><i>This story is part of BBC Future’s “Best of 2015” list, our greatest hits of the year.</i> <i>Browse the full list.</i><p><i>-</i><p>Once …

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