Michael Reamy

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This Video Explains How GitHub Works As Simply As Possible

As ubiquitous as it is, GitHub is a little baffling for beginners because it’s not evident at the start how it actually works. So, GitHub made a …

GitHub

Home Automation Archives

Looking for the cheapest Philips hue starter kit to get started? Well, we appreciate your decision looking for a starter kit instead of purchasing …

Home Automation

Make 2017 the year you become an elite coder with this top-down training

It’s one of those perennial New Year’s resolutions for the tech-inclined: learning to code. If you’re in the dark about where to start, look no further than this Learn to Code 2017 course collection. You can now get this 10-pack of coding tutorials from TNW Deals… for any price you want to pay.<p>To …

The Year In Video Game Sex, 2016

2016 was a big year for nerdy perverts. <i>Overwatch</i> alone probably started an entire sex industry, VR porn became the face of virtual reality, and more …

Essential DevOps Skills: Part I

Anyone involved in hiring DevOps engineers will realize that it is hard to find prospective candidates who have all the skills listed in the job …

Eagle Rocket Internet Of Things Micro Sized Development Board (video)

Eagle Media has developed a new Internet of Things solution in the form of a micro sized PCB development board called the Eagle Rocket which can …

Internet of Things

The electoral college is a medieval relic. Only the U.S. still has one.

The U.S. electoral college is a medieval relic. For several centuries, many political communities in Europe and the Americas used electors chosen from different territorial and political units to select a main magistrate. The United States is the only country in the world to still use the system to …

Electoral College

10 Honest News Sites Way Better Than Anything in the Mainstream Media

By Chere Di Boscio GMOs are bad for you and the planet. Chemicals in cosmetics cause cancer. Fast fashion is seriously contributing to climate …

Mainstream Media

21 Open Source Projects for IoT

The Internet of Things market is fragmented, amorphous, and continually changing, and its very nature requires more than the usual attention to …

Internet of Things

Weekend Workshop: How to make a kick-ass pocket slingshot in an hour

<i>Need something to keep you busy this weekend? We’ve got you covered. The Weekend Workshop is our weekly column in which we showcase a badass DIY</i> …

Raspberry Pi vs SPARCstation 20: Fight!

A couple weeks back, I tweeted the following:Turns out a Raspberry Pi now is about 6× as fast as a SPARCstation 20 was 20 years ago. And a Pi 2 is …

Raspberry Pi

6 New Raspberry Pi Cases From C4Labs | Average Maker

I’m taking another break from my Pi Wars robot project this week to check out a big ol’ box of Raspberry Pi cases that were sent to me in the post.<p>It …

Raspberry Pi

AverageBot Devblog 2 - Power & Controllers | Average Maker

It’s only been a week or so since my first devblog for my Pi Wars robot, but since so much has been happening I thought I’d share an update. Despite …

Arduino

US Supreme Court: GPS tracking could violate the Fourth Amendment

Forcing someone to wear a location tracker apparently constitutes a Fourth Amendment "search" - the Supreme Court effectively said so when ruling on a North Carolina case where a convicted sex offender was forced to wear a GPS monitor at all times in 2013. The offender challenged the court, and …

U.S. ITC to Investigate Apple After Ericsson Patent Infringement Claims

The ongoing conflict between Apple and Ericsson escalated this afternoon as the United States International Trade Commission (ITC) agreed to launch an investigation into claims that Apple infringed on as many as 41 of Ericsson's cellular technology patents with its iPad and iPhone devices, reports</i> …

Ericsson

CVS and Rite Aid Apple Pay blockade official as iOS and Android users unite in rare showing to fight NFC ban

The <i>NYT</i> reports that Rite Aid has joined CVS in disabling Apple Pay as a payment method in its stores. Like CVS, Rite Aid is a member of the Merchant Customer eXchange (MCX) consortium promoting a rival mobile payment service, CurrentC.<p>Consumers are responding by threatening to boycott stores which …

Chipworks Teardown confirms Apple using TSMC for 20nm A8 chip in iPhone 6, not Samsung

As the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus hits retail and reaches customers today, the teardown process to find out exactly what’s inside of the new iPhones this year has already begun with iFixit kicking off their live stream of the process this morning and comparing the new battery sizes for the new …

Maker Camp: 3D-Printed Pinhole Camera

The fully functional P6*6 camera uses 120 roll film, comes in 35mm and 50mm lengths, and is printable without support even on the tiniest of print beds.<p><i>This is one of the great projects featured this summer in our 2017 Maker Camp — Navigate there to find even more fun things to build, join a camp,</i> …

Woodworking

#TBT: Why Apple events are the World Series of tech journalism

[avocado-gallery ids=”296416,296417,296415,296418,296419,296421,296420,296422,296423,296424,296425″]<p>CUPERTINO, California — I’m a sports photographer, not a tech blogger, so I felt out of place shooting Apple’s big iPhone 6 press event with my iPhone 5s.<p>Baseball is what I do — I’ve shot nine <i>Sports</i> …