Tag Archives: Electronics (Field Of Study)

DigiKey’s 2015 Holiday Gift Guide – Another Geek Moment │ DigiKey

Digi-Key’s 2015 holiday gift guide is here! Check out DigiKey’s list of must have gifts for the 2015 holiday season! 1. Adafruit Perma Proto Board: Available in multiple sizes, the Perma Proto Board helps you take your project from prototype to production. http://www.digikey.com/product-search/en?keywords=perma%20proto 2. Seeed Studio’s Beaglebone Green: Beaglebone Green is based on the open […]

Newtonian Telescope with Electronic Starchart

BeagleBone Black + Telescope = More productive galaxy gazing (1) The telescope was built out of birch wood at a local woodshop. The parabolic mirror and secondary were purchased on the internet (I’m too lazy to grind my own mirror.) (2) The electronics are: BeagleBone Black with wifi dongle, a portable battery, 2 rotary softpots […]

Adafruit FLORA Wearable Electronic Platform: Arduino-compatible (Maplin N83DP)

Adafruit FLORA Wearable Electronic Platform: Arduino-compatible (Maplin N83DP) Buy it now: http://www.maplin.co.uk/p/adafruit-flora-wearable-electronic-platform-arduino-compatible-n83dp • Built-in USB support. Just plug it in with a mini USB to program it. The FLORA has USB HID support, so it can act like a mouse, keyboard, MIDI, etc. to attach directly to cell phones • Onboard reset button to reboot […]