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 The fact that a true ink & paper publication on this subject matter is flourishing, is no small feat. Tech, Facts, Magazine, My Love, How To Make, Blog, Magazines, Blogging, Technology

Why I love Make: magazine (and so should you)

First off, I am not employed by, endorsed by, or receiving any compensation from Make: – I simply want to say why I have such strong feelings for this particular publication. Make: recently p…

 It seems there is no happy medium for time. There is either too much of it (waiting, boredom) or not enough of it (exhilaration, engaged). As I am still waiting for all my electronic parts,… Electronic Parts, Trials And Tribulations, Still Waiting, Enough Is Enough, Technology, Medium, Happy, Blog, Tech

The trials and tribulations of a weekend maker

Time. It seems there is no happy medium for time. There is either too much of it (waiting, boredom) or not enough of it (exhilaration, engaged). As I am still waiting for all my electronic parts,…

I had previously mentioned that I needed my own makerspace and now I have one! Transforming a spare room wasn't that difficult and the benefits are enormous. Spare Room, Tech, Blog, Guest Bedrooms, Empty Room, Blogging, Technology, Guest Room

I have my own makerspace

About a month ago I mentioned that I needed my own makerspace and now I have one. The transformation of a spare room in the basement wasn’t that difficult and the benefits are enormous. I h…

So just the other day I decided I would create my very own makerspace. Some people call a makerspace a hackerspace or fablab. I know I need a place of my own to do my tinkering. The TV tray in th… Tv Trays, Some People, Tech, Create, Technology, Tv Shelving

I need my own makerspace

So just the other day I decided I would create my very own makerspace. Some people call a makerspace a hackerspace or fablab. I know I need a place of my own to do my tinkering. The TV tray in th…

Time Lapse with a Raspberry Pi 3 Raspberry, Tech, Raspberries, Technology

Time Lapse with a Raspberry Pi 3

How I created an ugly time lapse with my new Raspberry Pi 3 and what I learned from it. The video can be viewed on my YouTube page by clicking here. Lesson 1: Never use painters tape to stick the …

A maker’s shopping list Maker Shop, Technology, Blog, Shopping, Tech, Tecnologia, Blogging

A maker’s shopping list

Today I am going to discuss a few things that I need to buy to further my making efforts. Recently I realized that I have only 2 breadboards. They are both very small. One came included in my Ard…

Hey guys, and welcome to my tutorial on how to create your very own retro-gaming machine. This tutorial will teach you how to install RetroPie on a Raspberry Pi. Nintendo 64, Original Nintendo, Game Boy, Linux, Old Game Consoles, Play Retro Games, History Of Video Games, Raspberry Pi 2, Usb

RetroPie – the $50 Home Arcade

Which of the following games have you played on your SNES? Did you own them? Rent them from your local video rental store? Borrow them from a friend? Super Mario World The Legend of Zelda: A Link …

This part will focus on the construction of the arcade cabinet. Further down this article, I have included a rough diagram of the dimensions of my cabinet. Personally, I find my cabinet too deep. Arcade Parts, Make Your Own, How To Make, Own Home, Floor Plans, Diagram, Construction, Tech, Cabinet

Make your own home arcade – Part 2

This part will focus on the construction of the arcade cabinet. Further down this article, I have included a rough diagram of the dimensions of my cabinet. Personally, I find my cabinet too deep.…

There is a sports action camera with the same specs and features of a $350 GoPro and it sells for under $80 – with many accessories included!  Say hello to the SJCAM SJ4000. For a few dollars… Gopro Hd, Say Hello, Specs, Usb Flash Drive, Action, Accessories, Group Action, Usb Drive

GoPro-like camera for only $79? YES, it’s true!

There is a sports action camera with the same specs and features of a $350 GoPro and it sells for under $80 – with many accessories included! Say hello to the SJCAM SJ4000. For a few dollars…

In this series I will walk you through all the steps required to make your own arcade cabinet and by the end you can have one of these in your own house. Arcade Parts, Make Your Own, How To Make, Own Home, Project Ideas, Projects, Game Rooms, Spare Room, Cabinet

Make your own home arcade – Part 1

This home arcade looks, feels, and plays like a real arcade game from the 80’s or 90’s. It is completely homemade and can be done by anyone. In this series I will walk you through all …

Recovering from Raspberry Pi 2 Boot Failures - Safe Boot Methods Rasberry Pi, Raspberry, Arduino, Technology, Boards, Pi Projects, Step By Step Instructions, Tutorials, Tech

Raspberry Pi – The $35 computer

There is a fully functional computer that anyone can use for only $35. Read about it here.

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“My new blog is launching this Monday, February 29, 2016 #RaspberryPi #Arduino #arcade #tech #maker #blog https://t.co/XCHvBUeJtK”

makerMe “powering up” Feb. February, About Me Blog, Articles, Tech, Neon Signs, The Originals, Technology

makerMe “powering up” Feb. 29, 2016

This Monday, February 29, 2016 will mark the beginning of my blog at makerMe.ca I will be posting my own original articles about all things tech See you Monday!