Hackaday Editors Elliot Williams and Mike Szczys work their way through a fantastic week of hacks. From a rideable tank tread to spoofing radio time servers and from tune-playing vacuum cleaners to an epic camera motion control system, there’s a lot to get caught up on. Plus, Elliot describes frequency counting while Mike’s head spins, and we geek out on satellite optics, transistor-based Pong, and Jonathan Bennett’s weekly security articles.
Take a look at the links below if you want to follow along, and as always tell us what you think about this episode in the comments!
Take a look at the links below if you want to follow along, and as always, tell us what you think about this episode in the comments!
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Episode 036 Show Notes:
New This Week:
- Elliot’s working on the audio compression algorithms originally used by the Speak & Spell
Interesting Hacks of the Week:
- Building Video Pong With Discrete Components
- Keeping Clocks On Time, The Swiss Way
- Scratch Built Media Player Channels 1980s Design
- DJ Xiaomi Spins Beats And Brushes At The Same Time
- Speed Up Filming With This Jawdropping 8-Axis Camera Crane
- Frequency Counting A Different Way
- Mike’s Picks:
- Elliot’s Picks: