Ambient Traffic Light

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Seems reader [Bucky] is just as annoyed with those ambient orbs as we are. I fully support unique ways to present information, but this executive toy stuff is nothing to look forward to. Bucky legally acquired a traffic light and then developed a parallel interface to the traffic light to display different types of information. This project does require switching 120 volt AC, so you should make sure your comfortable with electrocuting yourself before proceeding. I hope someday lots of extra interfaces show up.¬† Until then I guess we’ve got people like Bucky to keep us sane.

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hello there readers. sorry this post is so late and we’re missing a post from yesterday but i was at cedar point in sandusky, ohio! it was great fun and we kept ourselves¬† as entertained as possible in ohio. moving along