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Kangaroo words

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Recently I saw two great art projects by @whisbe. Where a sign that has a phrase written on it. The phrase’s meaning changes when certain letters or words ar...

January 2018 brain dump

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Yet another brain dump post (1, 2, 3 ). (brain dump: snapshot of the internal state of a knowledge database for transfer or archiving purposes)

How I buy bitcoins and Ethereum

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A few months ago I started to play around with Crypto-Currency such as Bitcoin and Ethereum. Mostly to understand the blockchain technology and because of FO...

ESP8266 bitcoin tracker

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A simple bitcoin price ticker. Requests the current current price of Bitcoin in your local currency via Coindesk.com API. The display is updated with the cur...

Vancouver Maker Faire 2017

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This year for the vancouver maker faire I decided to show off some my LED and lighting projects that I had created over the past few years. I also created a ...

Notes from May 2017

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Some of the things that I have found interesting in May 2017. This page is updated throughout the month of May. See April 2017 for the previous month.

Earthquake Kits for Vancouver

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I live in Vancouver, BC, a city near the edge of two of these tectonic plates: the massive North American plate, and the smaller Juan de Fuca plate. There is...

Notes from April 2017

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Some of the things that I have found interesting in April 2017. This page is updated throughout the month of April. See March 2017 for the previous month.

Renting to the vancouver hackspace

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If you are thinking about renting a building or a space to the Vancouver Hackspace (VHS), think hard about that choice. It could be very costly to you and yo...

Laser cutting in Vancouver

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Laser cutting in Vancouver A laser cutter is an amazing tool. Its simple enough to be teach in a single day and easy to produce high quality projects. A las...