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How to reset your midlife body to burn fat – in six easy steps

Weight gain is not an inevitability of ageing – although, for many people, as they accumulate years under their belt, they also gain pounds.<p>A big part of this is down to the modern dietary environment, which encourages gradual weight gain over time. Over the last 10-20 years, we have started to eat …

Software Every Electronics engineer should know about

Arduino IDE<p>The <b>Arduino integrated development environment (IDE)</b> is a cross-platform application (for Windows, macOS, Linux) that is written in the …

Good explainer video for how servo motors work

A servo motor has a rotating shaft that can be controlled to rotate to a specified angle. They'e used in a lot of industrial applications, and also …

QElectroTech: An Open Source Wiring Diagram Tool

There’s a few open source options out there for creating electrical schematics. KiCad and Fritzing are two that will take you from schematic capture …

Advanced Exploitation: How to Find & Write a Buffer Overflow Exploit for a Network Service

While our time with the Protostar VM from Exploit Exercises was lovely, we must move on to bigger things and harder challenges. Exploit Exercises' …

Shifting from Passive to Active Learning

“<i>Nothing could be more absurd than an experiment in which computers are placed in a classroom where nothing else is changed.</i>” - Seymour Papert <br>When …

Pedagogy

4 Ways to Learn Anything in 20 Hours

<i>“Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.”</i> — Mahatma Gandhi<p>What if you could learn anything in 20 hours, what would …

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August 15, 2017<p><i>This post originally ran on EdTech Digest here.</i><p>Inspiration or pure insanity. These are the only possible reasons why “Virtual Team …

Python is the Perfect Tool for any Problem

Reflection is always a helpful (and sometimes entertaining ) exercise. For nostalgia’s sake — if one can be nostalgic for something 2 years old— I …

Simple Arduino Uno Projects For Beginners – Step-by-Step Tutorial

FREE PDF – Getting started with Arduino UNO is easy. These simple projects take you from setup to completion. Learn programming basics, IDE, parts, …

Why colleges must change how they teach calculus

Math departments fail too many calculus students and do not adequately prepare those they pass.<p>That is the message heard from engineering colleges …

9 Puzzle Websites to Sharpen Your Programming Skills - I am programmer

<b>Solving programming puzzles</b> is a fun way to develop your logical and problem solving abilities. Also, when you’re familiarizing yourself with a new …

The Biggest Little Chip: An Intro to the Versatile 555 Timer

Back in 1970, when barely half a dozen corporate seedlings had taken root in the fertile ground of Silicon Valley, a company named Signetics bought an idea from an engineer named Hans Camenzind. It wasn’t a breakthrough concept, just 23 transistors and a bunch of resistors that would function as a …

Run book Run! From physical paper to executable online books

Have you ever wanted to run the code samples while reading a book? Without having to first download the sample code, its runtime, and configure your …

6 Easy Ways to Connect Arduino to Android

Arduino boards and similar microcontrollers are making creativity more accessible than ever. Whether you are controlling LED strips, automating your …

10 Arduino projects for beginners anyone can make

Building Arduino projects can give you a great sense of satisfaction, but many times beginners aren’t sure where to start. There are lots of things …

Analyzing Network Packets with Wireshark, Elasticsearch, and Kibana

Arduino Fidget Spinning Robot (video)

If you are growing tired of spinning your own fidget spinner, you might be interested in making a robot which can help spin your device automatically …

Arduino

Make your own Smartphone!

That too in under a minute! Much like the TinyArcade we spoke about a while ago, the RePhone Kit is literally a smartphone that comes in modules …

An impressive collection of circuit diagrams for Arduino electronics

"Oh my god, this is beautiful!," "What IS this?; this is SO cool!" It's not often you get such reactions (especially from non-techies) for a nerdy …

Arduino

15 Arduino Uno Breadboard Projects For Beginners w/ Code - PDF

<b>FREE EBOOK</b> (PDF) – Ultimate Beginners Guide To Arduino<p>The easiest way for beginners to get started with Arduino is by creating circuits using a …

Arduino

Quick Tip: The easiest way to grab data out of a web page in Python

Let’s say you are searching the web for some raw data you need for a project and you stumble across a webpage like this:<p>You found exactly what you …

Python Programming

6 Do’s and 2 Don’ts of Cooking Ribs

Gone are the days that men ruled the grill and women, the kitchen. It’s the 21st century, and ladies can be grill masters *just* as much as guys can. Yes, that even goes for the always intimidating rack of ribs. With the proper grilling tools and an arsenal of tips and hacks, you’ll be teaching …

BBQ

Solder Together a Fairy Lights Mason Jar

This project is an Arduino variant of the Pimoroni firefly light project, made patriotic for the Fourth of July. Basically you place three strings of battery-powered LEDs into a glass jar and use a microcontroller to sequentially fade the light strands — first red, then white, and finally blue, …

My giant JavaScript Basics course is now live on YouTube. And it’s 100% free.

My JavaScript Basics course is now live on freeCodeCamp’s YouTube channel.<p>The great thing about this course is that it also aligns with the Basic …

Try Deep Learning in Python now with a fully pre-configured VM

<i>New VM image — updated March 2018!</i><p>I love to write about face recognition, image recognition and all the other cool things you can build with machine …

Machine Learning

ESP8266 BASIC Sets Up a Web Remote in No Time

One of the sticking points for us with our own Internet of Things is, ironically, the Internet part. We build hardware happily, but when it comes …

Kaleidoscope Infinity Mirror

Things used in this project<p>Hardware components<p>Arduino 101 & Genuino 101<p>×<p>1<p>Buy from Adafruit<br>• Buy from Arduino Store<br>• Buy from CPC<p>1m Adressable unsealed …

Cubetto

With Cubetto, children who are motivated by storytelling can learn to code and bring their tales to life for the very first time. No reading required.

Use Vim as a Python IDE

I love vim and often use it to write Python code. Here are some useful plugins and tools for building a delightful vim python environment, …