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Electronics Hardware

Personal computer robotic platform

The PC-BOT mobile robotic computing platform
Perhaps the ultimate casemod or is it something much more interesting?

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Commentary Hardware

Maybe, just maybe, customer service isn’t dead

Logitech G15 keyboard
A recent experience with a customer service call left me (gasp) satisfied and happy!

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Electronics Hardware

Cool FPGA board lets a Gameboy Advance control robots and more!

The Xport installed on a GBA in a robot
With the upcoming release of the Nintendo DS Lite, my GBA SP will be heading to the “infrequently used” pile. This might give it new life.

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Electronics Hardware

Homebrew microcontroller based hard drive LED bar graph

Faceplate
This is a PIC microcontroller project I did some time ago which turns my computer’s hard drive LED into a more interesting 10 LED bargraph display.

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Hardware Technology

Photo documentary of a Tivo Series 1 drive upgrade

Tivo logo
These photos document the hard drive upgrade I did to my factory-dual-drive Series 1 Tivo.