HOME  |  NEWS  |  BLOGS  |  MESSAGES  |  FEATURES  |  VIDEOS  |  WEBINARS  |  INDUSTRIES  |  FOCUS ON FUNDAMENTALS
  |  REGISTER  |  LOGIN  |  HELP
Page 1/2  >  >>
warren@fourward.com
User Rank
Platinum
Altoid power
warren@fourward.com   1/25/2013 10:56:22 AM
NO RATINGS
So, Altoids aren't just for your breath any more, huh? I think you should have a column for what we can design into an Altoids box. That would be fun. I can see it now, "Engineers design first home generator in an Altoid box. Altoid stock rises fast!"

rickgtoc
User Rank
Gold
Re: Gotta Get me some of dose sensors!
rickgtoc   9/11/2012 12:24:59 PM
NO RATINGS
I wanted to ask that, but you beat me to it.  Some typos just yield wonderful results.

didymus7
User Rank
Platinum
Gotta Get me some of dose sensors!
didymus7   8/13/2012 9:16:59 AM
NO RATINGS
Who makes eternal sensors?  Is Android the only system that can talk to them?

Rob Spiegel
User Rank
Blogger
Re: A wide range of gadgets
Rob Spiegel   6/1/2012 4:33:44 PM
NO RATINGS
Hey, Mr. Don, it will be great to see a gadget come in using your list of tools. 

mrdon
User Rank
Gold
Re: A wide range of gadgets
mrdon   6/1/2012 2:48:57 AM
NO RATINGS
Charles, you're right on the mark! The LEGO NXT has wealth of free programning tools like NXC (NXT Not Quite C) and Python. The traditional programming tools like LabView, VB, and Visual C allow rapid prototyping of a variety of cool and innovative gadgets only limited by one's imagination.

Charles Murray
User Rank
Blogger
Re: A wide range of gadgets
Charles Murray   5/31/2012 7:47:46 PM
NO RATINGS
Lego Mindstorms should be a great tool for building these gadgets, too.

Rob Spiegel
User Rank
Blogger
Re: A wide range of gadgets
Rob Spiegel   5/31/2012 1:22:59 PM
NO RATINGS
Yes, the Frankindle was great gadget. It was created to solve a problem. Those are the best gadgets. We have more coming that were developed to solve specifc problems.

Rob Spiegel
User Rank
Blogger
Re: A wide range of gadgets
Rob Spiegel   5/31/2012 1:02:05 PM
NO RATINGS
Great. We're always looking for new gadgets, especially now that we're switched from a twice-a-month frequency to a weekly frequency.

Cadman-LT
User Rank
Platinum
Re: A wide range of gadgets
Cadman-LT   5/31/2012 8:23:13 AM
NO RATINGS
Very nice slide show. My favorite has to be the kindle, just for the purpose alone.

mrdon
User Rank
Gold
Re: A wide range of gadgets
mrdon   5/30/2012 10:49:44 PM
NO RATINGS
Hi Rob, thanks for the suggestion of submitting a project to Gadget Freaks. I'll definitely send you an email to obtain more information.

Page 1/2  >  >>


Partner Zone
Latest Analysis
Battery maker LG Chem Power Inc. plans to offer a new cell chemistry that could serve as the foundation for an affordable electric car with a 200-mile driving range by 2017.
The amount of plastic clogging the ocean continues to grow. Some startling, not-so-good news has come out recently about the roles plastic is playing in the ocean, as well as more heartening news about efforts to collect and reuse it.
New developments in sensors span a wide range of applications in all areas of manufacturing and plant automation.
Some of our culture's most enduring robots appeared in the 80s. The Aliens series produced another evil android, and we saw light robot fare in the form of Short Circuit. Two of the great robots of all time also showed up: The Terminator and RoboCop.
Two students have created a voice-command system for our homes, based on the simple and affordable Raspberry Pi.
More:Blogs|News
Design News Webinar Series
7/23/2014 11:00 a.m. California / 2:00 p.m. New York
7/17/2014 11:00 a.m. California / 2:00 p.m. New York
6/25/2014 11:00 a.m. California / 2:00 p.m. New York
5/13/2014 10:00 a.m. California / 1:00 p.m. New York / 6:00 p.m. London
Quick Poll
The Continuing Education Center offers engineers an entirely new way to get the education they need to formulate next-generation solutions.
Aug 4 - 8, Introduction to Linux Device Drivers
SEMESTERS: 1  |  2  |  3  |  4  |  5  |  6


Focus on Fundamentals consists of 45-minute on-line classes that cover a host of technologies. You learn without leaving the comfort of your desk. All classes are taught by subject-matter experts and all are archived. So if you can't attend live, attend at your convenience.
Next Class: August 12 - 14
Sponsored by igus
Learn More   |   Login   |   Archived Classes
Twitter Feed
Design News Twitter Feed
Like Us on Facebook

Sponsored Content

Technology Marketplace

Copyright © 2014 UBM Canon, A UBM company, All rights reserved. Privacy Policy | Terms of Service