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Altium Expert Article: Take the Risk Out of Prototype PCB Assembly
I’ve been making prototype PCBs since my first technical job in 2004, and have learned a few things the hard way. I wrote this article for Altium to explain a few lessons to those looking to save some time (and … Continue reading
Supercon 2019 Talk: Scrounging, Sipping, and Seeing Power
Supply Frame put on a great conference which I was happy to attend and honored to give a talk. I spoke about different alternative energy options for small scale projects and a few pitfalls to avoid along the way. Slides!
EAGLE Libraries for Single-Board Computers
Single board computers (SBC) are a great way to run some simple linux or Android software with hardware that is small and low power. Wiring up some peripherals like cameras, sensors, or any other custom electronics is the most common … Continue reading
Cornell Technology Venture Forum
Last week I added another activity to the list of things to not turn down if at all possible. On top of ski trips, days at the beach, and boating excursions a Technology Venture Forum should be made a priority. … Continue reading
Under Sea Cable for Wind Farms?
The NYT recently reported on new plans to lay a new submarine cable designed to carry 6GW of wind power from as far as 20 miles offshore to the grid along the East Coast. The idea of producing clean power … Continue reading
If only my fingers could keep up….