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Digital Coffee Table

8.17.2013

An oak coffee table I built that has an embedded recycled 22" LCD panel connected to a Raspberry Pi, bluetooth keyboard and mouse. Easy access to web based email and Google for looking up those interesting keywords that you hear on some TV programs.



Google+ Hangouts ON-AIR Lamp

8.17.2013

Fed up of being interrupted while on global video conferences I hacked together an on-air lamp to as a do-not-disturb icon. Something like this



VFD Clock

8.17.2013

The VFD Clock is a digital clock that I built that uses an old Russian vacuum fluorescent tube display (circa 1960s) in lieu of LED or LCD. This is what a naked VFD tube looks like:



Mini Homemade Amplifier

8.17.2013