Jonathan “Song A Day” Mann (previously) writes, “On 1/1/19 I hit ten full years of writing a song a day. Part of the idea behind my Song A Day project has always been to find the ‘good’ songs in that pile (10 years = 3,652 songs) and come back to them to rework until they’re great. With that as my aim, I spent the last two years working on a new album, I Used To Love My Body which I just released. It deals with themes of: Adulthood, forgiveness and what it feels like to live in this moment of imminent societal collapse.”
A XVIth Century book held in the National Library of Sweden’s collection features a “sixfold dos-a-dos binding,” meaning that the book could be opened in six different ways to reveal six different texts (“devotional texts printed in Germany during the 1550s and 1570s,including Martin Luther, Der kleine Catechismus”), with the hinges doubling as latches.
CNLohr discovered that underclocking the ESP8266 wifi module’s Baseband PLL made the wifi channel progressively narrower, until it could not longer be detected by an unmodified wifi receiver — but a similarly modified wifi module can detect the narrow signal, creating a s00p3r s33kr1t wifi channel; here’s sourcecode (which may violate FCC Part 15 rules, […]
Librarian, artist, and bookbinder Sharalee Armitage Howard of Coeur d’Alene, Idaho decided that rather than dig up the stump of the 110-year-old cottonwood tree in her yard, she’d transform it into a little free library, or rather little tree library. Her creation sparks the imagination and exudes a sense of wonder and welcoming. Like a […]
Robotics: It’s a field that used to exist only as science fiction. Now it’s science fact, and it’s not just a playground for MIT prodigies. Thanks to the ROS (Robot Operating System) framework, anyone willing to learn robotics can practice robotics. And the easiest way to learn ROS? The Complete Robotics eBook Bundle. Combined, the […]
As any successful company can tell you, it’s all about the numbers. Compiling and using data quickly and effectively is key, and the best programs for doing just that share one programming language: Python. And if you want to master them all, the Complete Python Data Science Bundle is a good place to start. Set […]
It should be no secret by now that thanks to Adobe’s ubiquitous suite of design software, graphic designers do the bulk of their work in front of a computer screen. Why shouldn’t they learn those tools of the trade the same way? If you’re looking to kickstart a design career, the Graphic Design Certification School […]