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AirDog: Another Cool Kickstarter

June 23, 2014 Leave a comment

Between a helmet cam and an AirDog, it looks like sports enthusiasts can buy their own little shooting crew.  I like automotive sports.  Can AirDog do 100mph?

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Hackers Develop Cool New Things with DLP

June 17, 2014 Leave a comment

I still enjoy my DLP Bigscreen, but what other cool things can we do with DLP now that the technology isn’t as mainstream in TVs?  Check out http://www.eetimes.com/author.asp?section_id=36&doc_id=1322765&_mc=NL_EET_EDT_EET_daily_20140617&cid=NL_EET_EDT_EET_daily_20140617&elq=e89e72eff8d2432380b43b3bee390acd&elqCampaignId=17597

Longer UPS Life

December 26, 2012 Leave a comment

A good UPS (Uninterruptible Power Supply) is an important part of any reliable computer system, but they’re expensive.  When I found one of mine with four legs in the air one morning, I decided to give it a shot of Liquamycin instead of taking it to the slaughter-house.  Fixing the UPS seemed “greener” and I hoped I could make it better-than-new without giving too much money to the vet. Read more…