• Listening to the sound of a 300-million-year-old disc Oktober 5, 2015
    There’s a mineral called pyrite with a interesting nickname, fool’s gold, because it has a superficial resemblance to gold and it’s by far the most frequently mineral mistaken for gold. Even if it’s pretty abundant, there’s a rare form of pyrite which is crystallised in radial shape (as unusual disc spherulites), taking the shape of […]
  • Arduino WiFi Shield 101 is now available in the US store! September 30, 2015
    We are excited to announce that Arduino Wifi Shield 101 developed with Atmel is now available for purchase on the Arduino Store US (49.90$). Arduino WiFi Shield 101 is a powerful IoT shield with crypto-authentication that connects your Arduino or Genuino board to the internet wirelessly. Connecting it to a WiFi network is simple, no […]
  • A door-stopper becomes an amazing game with Arduino September 29, 2015
    Developed by Robin Baumgarten and Matthias Maschek during a 48-hour game jam,  Line Wobbler is a one-dimensional dungeon crawler game running on Arduino Uno. Robin was inspired watching a cat interacting with a door stopper and having fun! The game is played using a unique wobble controller made out of a door-stopper spring and a several meter long ultrabright LED strip […]
  • Transparency, immediacy and productivity: How IoT will rock your biz März 6, 2015
    The internet of things when applied to enterprises will take a lot of people out of business, will reduce the profitability of a lot of businesses and it will move massive gains to other businesses, according to Charlie Peters, senior executive vice president at Emerson, the […] Transparency, immediacy and productivity: How IoT will rock […]
  • The internet of things will rock your business and here’s how März 3, 2015
    [soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/193984180″ params=”color=ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false” width=”100%” height=”166″ iframe=”true” /] The internet of things will disrupt the hell out of your business and you best start preparing your business to meet that change by preparing to deal in information as opposed to physical goods, according to Charlie Peters, an […] The internet of things will rock your business […]
  • Connected door knobs are lying to us Februar 27, 2015
    This week’s podcast was all about security and how we can design things to tell us more about how connectivity changes them from mere appliances into networked computers — and all the risks that can bring. John Kestner, a principle with Supermechanical, a design firm that […] Connected door knobs are lying to us originally […]