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Electrical Switch Terminology
I see switches everywhere: toggle switches, slider switches, rotary switches, pushbutton switches, magnetic switches, reed switches, mercury switches, smart switches, and… the list goes on.
Feast Your Ears on the Song of Pi
Someone has created a song by taking Pi, assigning each number to a note, and adding harmonies. The result is strangely captivating.
Online Embedded Conference (20 May 2020)
In my presentation “What the FAQ is an FPGA?” we will rend the veils asunder and reveal all, so attendees had best wear dark glasses.
Surprising Sudden Savant Syndrome
My mother is convinced that I’m a prodigy (for some reason she spells it “i-m-b-e-c-i-l-e”), but it may be that innate genius lies dormant in all of us.
Would You Like an Apple 1 Computer?
I once met Steve Wozniak, or he once met me (it’s hard to remember the nitty-gritty details).
DIY International Space Station Tracker
This little robot arm continually points to the current location of the International Space Station (ISS).
Alone in the Dark
Due to the expansion of the universe, sometime around 2 trillion years from now, it won’t be possible to see anything outside our Local Supercluster.
Slobberworthy Multicolor 7- and 16-Segment Displays
When you look at these little scamps, do you feel your creative juices starting to slosh around?
Webinar: XR (VR, AR et al) for Enterprise
Are you a fan of virtual and augmented reality technology? Do you see it’s potential? Does your management fail to see its potential? This webinar will help!
Droolworthy Recycled PCB World Map
Paul Parry from Bad Dog Designs has upcycled some old circuit boards into a map of the world.
2020 Calendar — Engineers’ Desktops
The few whose desktop photos are selected will be the envy of all their engineer friends.
Hurray for the Cool Beans Blog YouTube Channel!
Happy Dance! We now have a cool place to present any videos we create to complement our Cool Beans Blogs.