Wes Rosner

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Raspberry Pi as 433 MHz to MQTT Gateway

Many low-cost wireless temperature and humidity sensors use a 433 MHz transmitter to send data back to their base stations. This is a great choice …

Home Automation

Two slits and one hell of a quantum conundrum

Philip Ball lauds a study of a famous experiment and the insights it offers into a thoroughly maddening theory.<p><b>Through Two Doors at Once: The Elegant</b> …

Raspberry Pi Receives Official TensorFlow Artificial Intelligence Framework Support

Raspberry Pi enthusiasts may be interested to know that the Google Machine learning software TensorFlow offering and artificial intelligence …

Get Ready For the New Gutenberg WordPress Editor

Brace yourself: WordPress 5.0 may include the new Gutenberg editor as part of its core!<p>The current tired TinyMCE text editor that served millions of …

This Engineer Commutes From NJ to Manhattan by Self-Built, Self-Powered Folding Boat and Folding Bicycle

Long story short, he got fed up with the train<p>The most dashing thing I'd ever read about Raymond Loewy is that he used to commute, from his manse in …

Speedboat

NanoPC-T4: A powerful Raspberry Pi alternative without the bottleneck issues

SoC: Rockchip RK3399<p>CPU: big.LITTLE, Dual-Core Cortex-A72 (up to 2.0GHz) + Quad-Core Cortex-A53 (up to 1.5GHz)<br>• GPU: Mali-T864 GPU, supports OpenGL ES …

Raspberry Pi

Doctors Grow Replacement Ear Inside Patient's Arm

The ear, grown to replace one lost in a car crash, will have functional blood vessels and nerve endings.<p>A car accident can be pretty traumatic for anyone, and the crash involving Army Pvt. Shamika Burrage was no exception. Two years ago, Burrage was driving her car when the front tire blew out, …

a cheap Bluetooth beacon without a battery

Israeli company Wiliot is developing a tiny, low-cost Bluetooth beacon that will have no battery but rely on drawing radiofrequency energy from …

University of Washington

​Umain eyes UWB sensors in sync with Raspberry Pi 3

Umain's latest development kit for its Ultra Wide Band (UWB) short-distance radar sensor, called HST-D3, works with Raspberry Pi 3 and will allow …

Raspberry Pi USB Storage Solution Guide

Raspberry Pi enthusiasts looking for a way to add additional USB storage to their Raspberry Pi Zero W mini PC may be interested in a new tutorial and …

How To Stop Hackers By Thinking Just Like Them

In the modern world of cybersecurity, there is always a way in, always a way to learn more about the environment, always a way to gain power and greater access. Cybereason, an Israeli cybersecurity company, takes the approach that it is better to watch what hackers will do than to solely focus on …

Kickstarting Evezor, an open robot that can carve, draw, engrave, pour, pick, place, cut, weld, print, grab, mill, assemble and create

We are introducing Evezor, a robot that can carve, draw, engrave, pour, pick, place, cut, weld, print, grab, mill, assemble and create your next …

No Lie: Intelligent People Are Less Likely to Keep Their Clothes on at Home

Do you have a tendency to strip down the moment you walk through your front door? Is your preferred state of relaxation lounging sans clothing in the …

This awesome YouTube video explains computer vision in under 10 minutes

Although computer vision powers a slew of old and new technologies – from simple barcode scanners to cutting-edge facial recognition systems – few people seem to know exactly what it is. But thanks to this awesome YouTube video, you can learn almost everything you need to know about in under 10 …

Yes, It Is YOUR Job to Make Your Husband Happy

<i>Happiness is your job, because love starts with you. Read on to understand why, from Andrea Miller for YourTango.</i><p><b>Why do so many of us buy into the myth that marriage is supposed to make us happy?</b><p>I'm glad to see how marriage has evolved. It used to be much more transactional — happening principally …

Washing Machines

Edible Innovations: FarmBot Helps Automate Small-Scale Food Production

<i>From Singapore to the USA and all around Europe, Edible Innovations profiles food makers that engage in improving the global food system at every stage, from production to distribution to eating and shopping. Join us as we explore the main trends in the industry from a maker perspective. Chiara</i> …

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Cloud Computing

Are your family and friends safe? Google's new app tells you

My daughter just turned 12. She doesn't know it yet, but she will unwrap her first cell phone on Christmas morning. And one of the apps she will find already installed on her new phone is Google's new Trusted Contacts app because it will let me request her location so I can know she is safe.<p>How it …

Professional Quality Live Streaming From the Sky

DJI Lightbridge 2 breaks technical limits to allow you to travel further and see more clearly. The integrated controller and intelligent algorithms …

Nigerian email scammer stung by his own malware

The rise in 'wire-wire' scams has led the FBI to issue a warning.<p>With more and more internet users now wise to email scams, scammers are utilizing increasingly advanced techniques to stay one step ahead of their targets. A pair of researchers recently stumbled on a new a "wire-wire" technique that …

Identity Theft

MIT Invented A Single Sensor To Monitor The Power Used By Every Gadget In Your Home

If you’re a lazy, cheapskate environmentalist like the one described above, then we have good news, in the form of an experimental MIT dongle that …

How fog computing pushes IoT intelligence to the edge

As the Internet of Things evolves into the Internet of Everything and expands its reach into virtually every domain, high-speed data processing, analytics and shorter response times are becoming more necessary than ever. Meeting these requirements is somewhat problematic through the current …

MIT Found a Way to Make Virtual Characters Interact With Background Video

One of the obvious tells that a computer-generated character isn’t real is the lack of interaction with the background they’ve been added to. It’s …

Augmented Reality

MEKA reinvents shipping container housing

Shipping containers are wonderful things- for shipping. They are part of an elaborate and extensive infrastructure for moving goods cheaply and …

'Cute' ransomware strain that hides in Google Docs could attack users from any cloud-based system

Chinese malware manipulates Google's own security to collect user information.<p>A new strain of ransomware has been discovered on GitHub that uses …

Hyperfocus: The other side of adult ADHD

Writers, entrepreneurs, and creative leaders of all types know that intense focus that happens when you're "in the zone": You're feeling empowered, productive, and engaged. Psychologists might call this flow, the experience of zeroing in so closely on some activity that you lose yourself in it. And …

Google launches Cloud Dataflow, Cloud Pub/Sub out of preview

Google today announced the general availability of two of its cloud services for handling big data: Cloud Dataflow and Cloud Pub/Sub.<p>Google first talked about both of those services at the Google I/O developer conference in June 2014. Cloud Dataflow, which can perform complex computations like …