Enlarge / Sen. Ron Wyden (D-Oregon), as seen on April 18, 2018. The Federal Communications Commission has taken preliminary steps to examine the actions of LocationSmart, a southern California company that has suddenly found itself under intense public and government scrutiny for allowing most American cell phones’ locations to be …Read More »
The gaffe filled media whirlwind of the former New York mayor and federal prosecutor is a case study in how not to represent your client. May 19, 2018 5 min read Former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani has been in the news lately for all the wrong reasons. After he …Read More »
On May 13, 2005, Star Trek: Enterprise ended its four-season run with the controversial two-part finale, “These Are the Voyages… ” The finale infamously brought in cast members from The Next Generation to tell the final chapter in Enterprise’s story, and it was viewed by some as a disrespectful and …Read More »
MAY 19, 2018 “ALL HAPPY FAMILIES are more or less dissimilar; all unhappy ones are more or less alike,” says a great Russian writer in the beginning of a famous novel (Anna Arkadievitch Karenina, transfigured into English by R. G. Stonelower, Mount Tabor Ltd., 1880). This perverse rendition of the …Read More »
Yanny or Laurel robot #yannyorlaurel @adafruit #adafruit #CRICKIT « Adafruit Industries – Makers, hackers, artists, designers and engineers!
Yanny or Laurel robot (video), we had about 1 more hour before this meme expires, so we made a voting bot, it says the word, logs to csv, moves head, has clickable, light up buttons, it’s a voting machine.. Made with Adafruit CRICKIT, code is here. # CircuitPython 3.0 …Read More »
Anakin, R2D2, and the new Jedi Starfighter set ($19). Valentina Palladino Anakin looks like he’s ready for a fight. Valentina Palladino The Collector Series Y-Wing Starfighter ($199) has wheel-activated rotating ion cannons, retractable skids, and much more. Valentina Palladino A downsized version of Snoke’s Throne Room ($69). Valentina Palladino New …Read More »
romain jacquet-lagrèze captures hong kong’s rooftops in new photo series #CelebratePhotography « Adafruit Industries – Makers, hackers, artists, designers and engineers!
May 19, 2018 AT 2:00 am romain jacquet-lagrèze captures hong kong’s rooftops in new photo series #CelebratePhotography Via DesignBoom romain jacquet-lagrèze’snew photo series is a collection of four years worth of capturing various moments on hong kong’s rooftops. what started out by chance, developed into a diverse assemblage of scenes …Read More »
18th Annual Malcolm X Birthday Commemoration at the Schomburg Center #MalcolmX #MalcolmXBirthday @nypl @SchomburgCenter « Adafruit Industries – Makers, hackers, artists, designers and engineers!
May 19, 2018 AT 12:30 am 18th Annual Malcolm X Birthday Commemoration at the Schomburg Center #MalcolmX #MalcolmXBirthday @nypl @SchomburgCenter If you are a New Yorker like me you’ll be celebrating Malcolm X day tonight at the Schomburg center! The Schomburg Center is proud to celebrate the 18th Annual Commemoration …Read More »
Enlarge / A view of 597 5th Ave, where the New York City office of Cambridge Analytica is on the 7th floor, May 2, 2018 in New York City. Drew Angerer/Getty Images Cambridge Analytica & Facebook View more stories Cambridge Analytica LLC, the American arm of the London-based data analytics …Read More »
Ask nearly anyone, and they would say a clock is a robot, a specialty device that provides the time of day. In this post of Robot Archaeology, we’ll review clocks that move. The best known robotic clock is the Plotclock kit. This clock uses a pen to write the time …Read More »