Category Archives: Toys

A Better Voltage Regulator

There’s a switched mode, drop-in replacement for the LM7805. Pass it on. Continue reading

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Amazon Dash

I’m starting to think Amazon is evil. They keep coming up with cool ways to make me spend money. Recently, I tried Amazon Fresh — Amazon’s new grocery-delivery service. I’ve been very impressed so far: they give one-hour delivery windows, … Continue reading

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Elite:Dangerous

Elite:Dangerous is probably the most entertaining way I know to learn about the Milky Way. Continue reading

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Planespotting, The SDR Way

ADS-B broadcasts allow modern-age planespotting by tracking local aircraft position reports. Continue reading

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