August 07, 2013
The Italian design & architecture magazine Domus has just published a nice article featuring photos from the Google Glass Teardown.
July 01, 2013
Finding an increasing want for tools to extract data faster, I built Itsy. It is a basic web scraping framework intended to scale from quick single-use scripts up to large-scale scrapers for ongoing production use.
June 11, 2013
A look under the covers of Google's hot, somewhat controversial new device.
November 17, 2012
A brief tutorial describing how to package and publish your Python code for trouble-free community use.
March 05, 2010
A vim plugin which adds indenting support for the Mako Python template engine. Indents inside of Mako control blocks, which improves the readability of the source template (although at the possible expense of the readability of the output code).
I gave a quick tech talk at Makani Power relating some anecdotes, techniques, and tricks for designing and building high-reliability / safety critical electromechnical systems.
August 09, 2008
Mike Spindel and I gave a talk at DEFCON 16 illustrating the disappointing and futile world of CAPTCHas online.
A collection of footprint / component libraries for EAGLE v4. Some of the libraries may be incomplete or rough.
Support tools for the Cadsoft EAGLE PCB layout / schematic capture software. For version 4 and earlier, provides command line tools to generate fabrication files in a wide variety of formats.
1,536 color LEDs computer controlled for the sake of throwing a great party. Covered in Popular Science, The New York Times, Wired, and more.
A random sampling of old portfolio projects from over the years