Archive for September, 2009

Nice modular nixie clock design

Monday, September 14th, 2009

Nice modular nixie clock design

Infinite Super Mario AI source code released

Monday, September 14th, 2009

Infinite Super Mario AI source code released. (via Waxy)

Early Release Videos from DEFCON 17

Friday, September 11th, 2009

Early Release Videos from DEFCON 17 Includes the parking meter talk and Moxie’s SSL talk.

Atari 800 Laptop

Friday, September 11th, 2009

Atari 800 Laptop New mod from Ben Heckendorn

The great migration

Thursday, September 10th, 2009

catchall

Unfortunately, leaving Hack a Day means a lot of reshuffling online. I had only launched this blog two months before starting there so much of my online identity is tied to HaD. My main email address was a Gmail account eliot.hackaday and my AIM account was similar. I decided to start using this domain as my primary contact. Here is what I had to do and a few of the missteps: (more…)

What’s in Larry’s RFID hacking box?

Thursday, September 10th, 2009

What’s in Larry’s RFID hacking box? Larry has a tag embedded in his hand so I trust his equipment picks.

Prototype: Twitter Watcher, the #twatch « Dangerous Prototypes

Thursday, September 10th, 2009

Twitter Watcher, the #twatch Ian’s latest prototype: an internet connected LCD backpack.

uwnews.org | Electrical circuit runs entirely off power in trees | University of Washington News and Information

Wednesday, September 9th, 2009

Electrical circuit runs entirely off power in trees The tree can generate 200mV. The key was building a really low power keep-alive clock to wake the system up periodically. (Thanks Lane)

BBC NEWS | UK | Airlines bomb plot: The e-mails

Wednesday, September 9th, 2009

Airlines bomb plot: The e-mails The terrorist avatars make it look like Twitter… so I formatted the content like Twitter.

Your Post Box Is Too Small

Tuesday, September 8th, 2009

Your Post Box Is Too Small (via Waxy)