Gary Pike

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The Story of OpenSprinkler: an Open-Source Web-Based Sprinkler Controller

This is the story of how learning Arduino inspired me to invent the <b>OpenSprinkler</b> — an open-source, web-based sprinkler controller. I’ve had a passion for making electronic circuits since I was a kid, spending hours looking at schematics and building simple circuits like a single-transistor radio, …

Last Call for Maker Faire Bay Area Makers

Hear ye! Hear ye! If you’ve got an awesome project you want to show off to the community at the largest DIY festival on Earth, you only have a few more days to get your application in. The Call for Makers originally was due to close last Sunday, but folks asked for a little extra time, and we’ve …

OpenKnit: An Open Source Knitting Machine

In a lot of ways hand-knitting can be seen as the original form of 3D printing: strands of material are fed through knitting needles that fashion the material into an object according to a predetermined design. So it makes perfect sense that artist and designer Gerard Rubio, with some help from …

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Jc's Sportfishing

<b>Jc SportFishing Charters<br>Jcsportfishing@gmail.com</b><p>Thank you to all our customers who have fished with us and have supported catch and release …

Surf fishing in Cabo San Lucas

What's a good time of the year to go down there?<p>I can give you the full rundown of Cabo when we meet up<p>will be at pueblo bonito sunset beach soon and …

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Best Spinach Dip Ever Recipe

"This is my dad's recipe. The entire family loves it! A flavorful spinach mixture fills a tasty bread bowl. Your family will love it, too."<p>Ingredients<p>…

PBA Uses Blue Dye To Illustrate Oil On Its Lanes

While you may think you know everything about the sport of bowling, there's one crucial aspect of the sport with which many people are …

Sandisk Connect Wireless Media Drive and Flash Drive Review - Portable Wireless Media Storage for iOS Devices

Made by: SanDisk Price: $50-$100 for capacity of 16-64GB Hardware/iOS Integration <b>Rating:</b> Usability <b>Rating:</b> Reuse Value <b>Rating:</b> Build Quality <b>Rating:</b></b> …

Eton's rukus XL Solar Stereo and BoostSolar Charger

Eton has a great lineup of solar products available to charge and work with your iDevices. Two that I have had the pleasure of using are the rukus XL <b></b>and BoostSolar charger.<p><b>rukus XL</b> <b>($199.99)</b><p>The rukus XL solar sound system is perfect for all of your music needs. Use it at the beach, in the car, or by …