We had a great time at Austin Mini Maker Faire!
I had a blast as Fire Coordinator and learned a huge amount about getting Fire and Flame permitted by the Austin Fire Department!
I also taught my Propane 101 for Artists and Makers Class and did a presentation on my big propane cannon project the 'BiGun'.
I had a great time at DreamForce 2013 giving a Developer Track Presentation on "Integrating SalesForce with BI and Data Warehouses"
Rescued Internet Writings:
12 Reasons You Should Be Using OpenSCAD
Make: Ultimate Guide to 3D Printing 2014 - March 2014
12 great reasons you should bd doing your modelling for 3D printing in OpenSCAD!
Wireless WebCams From X10
Nuts & Volts Magazine - June 2001
Comprehensive review of the X10 Wireless Webcam package and it's suitability for hardware hacking.
Prosthetic Sarcasm with Emoticons for Speech
Nuts & Volts Magazine - October 2000
Description of micro-controller project building a wearable LED matrix and chord keyboard to display emoticons while talking to people. Very useful for those with a broken sarcasm system.
Taking Things Apart: The Joy of Microcontroller Disassembly – Part 1
Nuts & Volts Magazine - August 2000
This article will describe the basic concepts you need to understand how a disassembler works
Taking Things Apart: The Joy of Microcontroller Disassembly – Part 2
Nuts & Volts Magazine - September 2000
A PIC 16C84 Disassembler in Python - This month, write code to implement the functions described in Part 1.
Your Hottest Tool May Be ICE
Nuts & Volts Magazine - January 1999
Been drooling over the thought of owning your own In Circuit Emulation tool? Here’s one for under $130.00!!
Ease Your Administrative Woes with Transporter
Lotus Notes Advisor Magazine - February 1996
Review of the Transporter tool for Lotus Notes
Take the High Road to Notes Applications
Databased Advisor Magazine - October 1995
Review of Lotus Notes application development tool
Test Drives, Integrate Your Office with Notes
Databased Advisor Magazine - December 1995
Review of Lotus Notes integration product