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Bread Board Tips and Tricks: Beginner to Proficient(Incomplete!!)

## NOTE: This tutorial is still incomplete however we would like your Thoughts to flow In and help us out We have all used breadboards, or those who plan to jump into the fascinating world of electronics need to know … Continue reading

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ExpEYES: Open Source Initiative to Physics learning through Experiments

We came across an astounding development made by our Bharteya(Indian) Students at Inter-University Accelerator Centre, New Delhi. This project is call the ExpEYES and is targeted to help students in universities and school to perform Science Experiments, Projects and Demonstration of concepts. The design … Continue reading

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Chess Becomes Harder: Thanks to Quantum Physics

Adding a twist to the normal Chess game using the uncertainty of the Quantum Mechanics makes thing more difficult.Queen’s University computer scientists have invented a new version of chess where its nearly impossible to predict the nature of a piece before hand. … Continue reading

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Mini CNC out of PC Part

We cam across an recent innovation in building a small CNC from PC parts. Mike is a PCB designer with 3D modeling experience, cool. He built it at the cost of only USD45. The website includes some basic building instructions. … Continue reading

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Low Power Series : Battery Life Calculation

Battery has become the key source of energy in the Emerging Low Power Devices. It’s important to note that the capacity is a limitation for batteries, so they need to be used wisely.To help in this regard we would like … Continue reading

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Modern Science Subway Map: Interresting

500 Years of Science, Reason & Critical Thinking via the medium of gross over simplification, dodgy demarcation, glaring omission and a very tiny font. The map of modern science was created to celebrate the achievements of the scientific method through … Continue reading

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WAVE sound File in PCM Format: Long Lost treasure Hunt

I had always wanted to play and decode the WAVE file properly. I had little success on this using the Microchip’s MDD File System in my Project L.A.T.H.I. Recently I came across a wonder full article and am publishing the … Continue reading

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MSP430 LaunchPad: Update

I got two of the MSP430F2231 micro samples from TI. Also was able to get an order placed for MSP-EXP430G2 (Launch Pad Development Kit). Cant wait to have one of them on my table !!Well for now I am planning … Continue reading

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Arduino Computer: The Humane PC

This is a Arduino based design for a small 8-bit PC. Consists of 3 different ATmega328 for generating Video, USB and Also for Computing. The Humane PC is a step towards low cost computing. The project is completely open source … Continue reading

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MSP430 LaunchPad: TI Foray into the Hobbyist Market

LaunchPad development kit is a part of the TI’s MSP430 Value Line series. LaunchPad has an integrated DIP target socket that supports up to 20 pins, allowing MSP430 Value Line devices to be dropped into the LaunchPad board. Also, an … Continue reading

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