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Derping in the Sun

posted 14 days ago  

Joel and Mike putting on the shortest basket I’ve ever seen used in a sanctioned event. Don’t know what the rules are, but it was fun regardless!

posted 2 months ago  

A group of flying robots works together to play several familiar tunes on some rather unusual instruments. Things like this really make me want to spend more time experimenting and inventing. Simply fantastic!

posted 6 months ago  

For all those folks out there on the interwebs still struggling with basic third grade grammar, this one’s for you. Today’s short-form communication methods have literally destroyed our ability to use proper grammar. Mario, Fafa and Johnny T are here to help us remember how to use the English language good again. Literally.

posted 9 months ago  

Check out this amazing rideable train layout surrounding this beautiful estate outside Portland, Or. Complete with gigantic curved trestles and a pretty long tunnel. I can has live here, please?

posted 9 months ago  

Artist John Raya completes the set with these Star Wars version of each NFC team’s helmet. My favorites include: Tatooine Tuskenraiders (Tampa Bay), Nal Hutta Hutts (Green Bay), Kuat Walkers (Giants), and the Hoth Wampas (Bears).

posted 9 months ago  

These are freaking awesome! Artist John Raya came up with a different Star Wars version of each AFC team’s helmet. I think my favorites are the Tattoine Banthas (Bills), Dxun Mandalorians (Titans), and, of course, the Raxus Prime Jawas (Browns).

posted 9 months ago  

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 Projects

foscamhd-client
simple node client for Foscam HD cameras providing a few basic operations
indigo-client
node wrapper to facilitate communication with Indigo home automation server
indigo-foscam
Indigo plugin to control Foscam webcams
indigo-yamaharx
Indigo plugin to control Yamaha RXV3900 receivers
jmri-client
node client to connect to a JMRI xmlio webservice this allows basic control of a model railroad layout via DCC
node-cers-tv
node client to act as remote for CERS-compatible TV
node-geocaching
simple node module to interface with geocaching api
plex-dashboard-widget
OS X Dashboard Widget for remote control of Plex clients
srv-client
node module to facilitate connection to and control of an SRV-1 Surveyor robot via tcp
srv1console
java console for the srv-1 surveyor robot
yamaha-dashboard-widget
Mac Dashboard Widget for basic control of Yamaha RX series receivers

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 Interests

Mile High Disc Golf Club
One of the largest disc golf clubs in the country, of which I am a proud member.
Indigo
This is the software I use as the brain behind my home automation network.
Kato N-Scale Model Trains
I've just started getting into model railroading, but I've really fallen for these teeny trains.
DJI Phantom Quadcopter
My latest obsession. These solid easy-to-fly quadcopters have introduced me to the exciting world of aerial videography and FPV flying.
Nixie Tube Clocks
Pretty nifty clocks that utilize nixie tubes to display the time. I'm still in the process of assembling my kit.