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Making a person appear to say or do something they did not actually say or do has the potential to take the war of disinformation to a whole new level.

Are you working from home under lockdown from the coronavirus? Are you going nuts? If so, maybe this free 2020 NuttX Online Workshop is for you.

I love the clickety-clackety sounds of split flap displays, but -- in the case of this kinetic clock -- I’m enthralled by its sedately silent revolutions and evolutions.

Would you believe that the clever Victorians had incredibly cunning 21-segment incandescent lamp-based displays as far back as 1898?

The Wainlux K6 is a compact, powerful, simple-to-use laser engraver. It’s also incredibly low-priced at around $160 for an Early Bird pledge.

Well, things just took an unexpected turn and I now have a “Hmmm, that’s very interesting” look on my face.

After inventing the Pencil Pointer, Ed Cayo retired on royalties from it and traveled the world to live happily ever after.

The PoE FeatherWing provides a drop-in replacement for Adafruit’s existing Ethernet FeatherWing, but it also powers your Feather and provides a unique MAC address.

Fashioned predominantly out of wood and powered by mechanical wind-up mechanisms, these awesome kinetic sculptures can run for up to 48 hours on a single wind.

If someone had gifted me with something like this when I was a teenager, I would have thought that all my Christmases had come at once.

As always, I’m left musing to myself as to how everyone has an interesting story to tell -- all you have to do is ask.

When I was a kid, my teacher told us that the primary colors were red, yellow, and blue. What she didn’t tell me was...