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Electronics

Add web access to your electronic projects and hacks

Add a web interface to your electronics projects easily and inexpensively
Add a web interface to your electronics projects easily and inexpensively

Easily and cheaply add a web-page interface to your next hacked gadget or microcontroller project with these simple, pre-built modules.

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Electronics Retro Computing

Retro 8 bit BASIC computer is a blast from the past

Retro Computer System runs BASIC
Get in the computer time machine and travel back to the days of a simple computer that’s programmed in BASIC and boots in under 1 second. Or, you can buy the Retro Computer System.

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Electronics Video Games

Simple DIY microcontroller based video game console

Homebrew microcontroller-based video game console
This open-source hardware and software project shows just how much can be done with modern microcontrollers. It implements a fully functioning, NES-class programmable video game system in just a couple chips, a few resistors, and some other miscellaneous components.

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Electronics Retro Computing

Build your own FPGA based Amiga 500 clone

An Amiga 500 designed in an FPGA
The Amiga 500 was one of the very popular “non-IBM” choices back in the day thanks to its great selection of games powered by then-cutting-edge graphics chips and incredible stereo sound processors. If you long for the days of the Amiga and have a desire to build a project, this open-source hardware design might just what you need!

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Electronics

Who knew plasma globes could be hacked?

Customized plasma globe with a microcontroller
Remember those plasma/lightning globes, primarily from the late 1980’s and early 90’s? They were “the thing” back then, but I can’t say that I ever thought about hacking one to see what could be changed. Fortunately, someone else has!