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Computer components transform into beautiful insects

Computer components transform into beautiful insects

When art meet technology the results can be interesting, or – in this case – very beautiful. Do take five minutes to look at the creations of Portsmouth-based artist Julie Alice Chappell.

Okay, first things first, these are not disguised micro-drones or in any way working pieces of electronics. They…

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DevBoard Watch: Samsung's ARTIK plays for IoT

DevBoard Watch: Samsung's ARTIK plays for IoT

Beaglebone, Arduino, Raspberry Pi, Udoo, RIoT, Netduino… The list of development boards is long and familiar, but here’s a new one making a play to be first choice for the Internet of Things…

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Gadget Watch: Sony lights up Bluetooth speaker LED Read More
Raspberry Pi camera beacon powered by solar panels

Raspberry Pi camera beacon powered by solar panels

Here’s a neat idea. Using a beacon-like radio transmitter to share live images taken by a remote small camera. And the wireless camera module works on ‘its own’ power without being connected to the electricity mains.

The creator writes:
Since the device will transmit using a simple radio…

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MIT underwater robots demonstrate cognitive control Read More
Finalists take the grid for Sci Fi your Pi challenge Read More
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Turning the Pi to Windows business

Turning the Pi to Windows business

Here’s an interesting one. The promise of Raspberry Pi access to a Windows application, or even desktop, by using a US firm’s RDP (remote desktop) client, which can run natively on the Pi’s Linux OS…

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Microsoft opens new Windows on Arduino

Microsoft opens new Windows on Arduino

This is an interesting one, coming out of the Build maker community conference in San Francisco this week. The Arduino organisation has certified Windows 10 for running on Arduino boards…

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