Chris Diehl

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Arduino and Raspberry Pi Working Together

Basically, everything we can do with Arduino it can be done with a Raspberry Pi (and vice versa). Sure, there are things that are easy to do with …

VNC Server on Raspberry Pi with Autostart

The Raspberry Pi is a versatile mini computer: as such I can use it with USB keyboard, mouse and HDMI LCD monitor. But having multiple keyboards and …

Raspberry Pi

Mobile app and core trainer turns ab workouts into a game

There are many reasons to work on core strength, but there's only one way to get it: hard work. The Stealth core trainer (currently on Kickstarter) …

A LEGO-Compatible Digital Weather Billboard

Internet of LEGO “IoL” is an interactive LEGO city built and designed by Cory Guynn, a cloud computing and IoT enthusiast. This project combines …

Microcontroller

LEGO-Compatible Night Light

Things used in this project<p><b>Hardware components:</b><p>Arduino UNO & Genuino UNO<p>×<p>1<p>Buy from Newark Element14<br>• Buy from MCM Electronics<br>• Buy from Arduino Store<br>• Buy …

HomeKit HomeBridge Siri Enabled Arduino ESP8266 NodeMCU Based PIR Motion Sensor for HomeKit Automation

Build custom Motion Sensors for home automation via Siri / HomeKit / HomeBridge using NodeMCU/ESP8266/arduino microcontroller, and a HC-SR501 PIR …

Arduino

FANTASY-FOOTBALL RANKINGS: Here's the expert consensus on the top 50 players

In 2016, drafting a fantasy team can be overwhelming. There are so many formats, so many draft-day strategies, and, above all, so many experts and fantasy sites.<p>To save you the time and the headache, we looked at 18 experts' rankings, and with the help of Fantasy Pros averaged their top 50 to come …

15 players to target in fantasy drafts

15<p>Matt Patterson/Associated Press<p>Round 1: Lamar Miller, RB, Texans<p>Miller just sneaks into the first round (ADP 1.09), and I think he's a prime player …

2016 Fantasy Football Mock Draft: Overall Drafting Strategy and Cheat Sheet

Running backs no longer dominate the top of draft boards in fantasy football as they did for most of the past decade. That doesn't mean players at the position won't have a significant impact on which teams capture championships during the 2016 season.<p>In fact, the fantasy owners who are best able …

Fantasy Football

These are the European beers you should drink while watching each Euro 2016 team

The Euros are *almost* upon us which means a month of football, friendly sweepstakes (which often involve rooting for a country you barely know) and filling your fridge with beer.<p>So we’ve pulled together some suggestions, with the help of beer sommelier Sophie Atherton, for great international …

DIY Pocket Linux Computer: Nintendo LX - Technabob

We’ve seen a Raspberry Pi used as the basis for a normal-sized laptop, but maker Node managed to cram a Pi 2, a keyboard and a 3.5″ touchscreen into …

Make a Snarky Smart Scale with a Raspberry Pi and an Old Wii Balance Board

Smart scales that track your weight over time aren’t exactly pricey, but they’re kind of boring. If you have a dusty old Wii Balance Board and a …

Play with sensors on your Windows 10 devices from an Arduino

At build 2015 Microsoft announced an important collaboration with Arduino. Windows became the first Arduino certified OS and introduced Windows …

Arduino

10 At-home Workouts to Build Muscle in Under 20 Minutes

You put in long hours at work, or maybe even work overnight shifts. You’re tight on money. You want to spend downtime with friends. A hurricane or …

Exercise

South Africa faces crisis over anti-immigrant attacks

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South Africa's president on Saturday canceled a foreign trip in order to deal with a wave of attacks on immigrants that have …

South Africa

Castello Davarg Kanam5w iPhone 5s Case

Want to change your old plastic case for iPhone 5/5s with a new design? Take a look at Castello Davarg’s Kanam5w <b>iPhone 5s case</b>, it may meet your …

Sunday Supper: Grilled Bratwurst, Beer, and Cheddar Soup

More<p>BEER!<p>We love it. And you've voted. See which is the best American beer city.<p>Being a Midwestern gal, I appreciate a solid beer-cheese soup. Now, I know a rich, hot, cheesy soup may not sound like summertime fare (or maybe it does, if you're hardcore like me), but my version has a killer summer …

Red Wine-Marinated, Roasted Beef Tenderloin With Herb-Horseradish Cream Recipe

The first time I made this dish was for Christmas dinner, and it was an instant hit. Who can resist buttery-tender beef tenderloin with a red wine marinade and not one, but two sauces: a pan sauce made with the drippings and extra marinade, and a parsley, dill, and mint-flecked horseradish</b> …

Tuna and White Bean Salad with Radicchio

This Mediterranean-inspired salad is delicious proof of how effortless and quick it can be to pull together an elegant, satisfying, healthy meal. …

Barley Salad and Baklava

<i>Every week we take a peek inside the lunches of the luckiest kids in Brooklyn. Read on, suppress your jealousy, and get a little brown bag inspiration.</i><p>If I could make this lunch over again, I'd add chopped dill to the salad -- but alas, dill was not in the fridge in the crucial time of need. But …

Food

Green Fettuccine with Asparagus, Basil, and Butter

This green-on-green pasta is the essence of springtime, and I start to crave it as soon as the first crocuses appear. The combination of asparagus, …

Four Design Approaches to the Modern-Day Toolbox: Part 1 - OPO Oeschger's Boxes

At Holz-Handwerk we saw not only thousands of tools, but several companies creating systems to store and transport those tools. You'd think that …

Photography News, Guides and Trends

Composition Principles: Not Just for Designers We are photographers—visual communicators, peddlers of our ideas upon page and screen and …

Brace Yourself

3 simple exercises to help you ride stronger<p>Riding all day nearly always exposes your weakest link, which for most riders is the core. "The core area—that's your abs, lower back, obliques, hips and glutes—helps transfer power to the pedals, as well as stabilize the rider on the bike," says national …

Chandelier Inside a Lightbulb is the Turducken of Lighting

The King Edison Pendant Lamp is a miniature chandelier inside a lightbulb. A mystery wrapped up in an enigma. A ship in a bottle… of lighting. A …

Lego Simpsons Set is Coming!

Set down your Duff beers for a moment there, fans of The Simpsons, and behold the greatness that will be upon us soon- The Simpsons Lego set! It’s …

These Apps Will Help You Make 2014 Less Filthy

This year, several notable apps that connect users with house cleaners have launched or gained traction. These include Homejoy, Exec and laundry service Prim. There are a lot of benefits to hiring a professional cleaning service but, unfortunately, I live outside the area covered by these apps. …

Your Shop Needs This Immaculate Tool Infographic

The latest print from Pop Chart Lab maps out every hand tool a DIYer could dream of.<p>Your dad owns every tool under the sun. But does he own a beautifully illustrated family tree of every tool under the sun?<p>PopChartLab, makers of completist prints and apparel that map out the connectedness of coffee …

What does that cute baby video actually show?

“Mommy’s going to sing you a song; let me know how you feel about the song, OK?”<p>says a voice behind the camera as the video starts. By now, more than 23 million people have watched the YouTube video of Marie-Lynne Leroux, a 10-month-old from Ontario, Canada.<p>The video appears to show a baby …