So I was able to snag one of the little Rolling Spider quads off a guy on Craigslist for $25! Figured something would be wrong and sure enough, the battery was junk. So I tried to save the battery…recharging lipos that are below 3.3v is risky sometimes but this seemed to charge fine once I […]
So I was able to get my hands on a tessel board and it has been a lot of fun! I’ve been toying with simple servo controls all the way to the Bluetooth Low Energy module (learning that from scratch was interesting!). Using the servos I made a little arm to pick things up…but since […]
New to the Google Play Store (for Android) and Windows Phone Marketplace (for Windows Phone), Exchange Rules lets you set custom email notifications for your Android phone based on criteria of who the email is from or on the subject of the email. Currently, this is only compatible for Microsoft Exchange accounts. So you’re like me, […]
Be sure to keep up with what is going on at CES with Engadget’s page (http://www.engadget.com/tag/ces2014/). A lot of cool stuff and updates are on display this year. 2014 could be a very big leap forward with the merge of tablets and PCs!