May 19, 2018 AT 5:00 am Matrix Painter – Draw using your phone! Awesome tutorial video from engineerish on YouTube! Description and details from GitHub: The “Matrix Painter” is a project where you control 8×8 LED Matrices from either your computer, a friends computer, or any other device such as …Read More »
Adafruit Gemma M0 and Neopixels « Adafruit Industries – Makers, hackers, artists, designers and engineers!
May 18, 2018 AT 6:39 pm Les P’s Friday Fun: Adafruit Gemma M0 and Neopixels Adafruit sponsored PyCon 2018 with a limited edition Gemma M0. Les P went right home and started working on some brilliant light-up projects of his own using the Gemma M0 and some NeoPixel rings. He …Read More »
This story originally appeared on Due Fiat money, or fiat currency, is a currency that a government (usually a national government) has declared to be legal tender. This currency, unlike older styles of currency, is not backed by a physical commodity (the way U.S. dollars were once backed by gold). It’s the …Read More »
Garco, the Robot of the 1950s @Disney #Robots « Adafruit Industries – Makers, hackers, artists, designers and engineers!
GARCO represents one of the first attempts at an all-purpose functional humanoid robot. He had most of his success in entertainment. Garco was built in 1953 by Harvey Chapman, an engineer for the Garrett Supply Company of Los Angeles (which explains the “Garrett” name plate on the front of Garco) …Read More »
Women entrepreneurs face special challenges in the business world. This story originally appeared on Ellevate There are many challenges that women face in the modern workplace — and that goes double for the boardroom or when trying to break through the ever-present ‘glass ceiling.’ These issues are never more of …Read More »
Enlarge / This is not a pre-rendered cut scene. This is how Pixar-perfect Kingdom Hearts 3 looks in the middle of its zany action-RPG battles. Square Enix / Disney-Pixar SANTA MONICA, California—Through Japanese interpreters, the director and co-director of Square Enix’s Kingdom Hearts series introduced the first-ever playable version of …Read More »
If I had dug a little deeper, I would have seen the truth. When I first met Chris, I felt a real kinship. He was accomplished, had a strong following and had the successes that I had been struggling to achieve. Not only did he understand marketing, manage a team of …Read More »
People who want to be their own bosses — like entrepreneurs — may fall into this neurological group. If you hate being told what to do, and that’s why you decided to become an entrepreneur — or that’s why you aspire to launch your own venture — brain science may …Read More »
NOT ENOUGH Human Rights in an Unequal WorldBy Samuel Moyn 277 pp. Belknap Press/Harvard University Press. $29.95. “Rights” is an inescapable word in modern politics. But asserting rights is easier than demarcating them. Should they be just political, or also social and economic? Must they rest on international or national …Read More »
Our fixation on the eight-hour workday is probably making us unhappier and less productive. Positive relationships in the workplace are essential to a successful business. Businesses that encourage healthy relationships improve teamwork and employee morale, increase productivity and enjoy higher retention rates. Simply put, it’s a win-win for both employees and companies …Read More »