computing

This Functioning Monster 6502 Is a Larger Than Life Version of the Iconic Microchip

This Functioning Monster 6502 Is a Larger Than Life Version of the Iconic Microchip

The Monster 6502 is an incredible homage to the chip that revolutionized home computing.

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Rebuilding Computer History: First Parts of the EDSAC Replica Unveiled

Rebuilding Computer History: First Parts of the EDSAC Replica Unveiled

The EDSAC Replica project aims to rebuild an authentic replica of the original Cambridge University EDSAC machine. The project began in 2011, and they have now unveiled the first working parts of the restored machine.

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Turn an old router into a repeater

Turn an old router into a repeater

I love it when the internet seems to magically anticipate your needs and provides the info you desire. Such was the case today when, just last night, I thought I needed to finally break down and figure out how to seriously boost the wi-fi range in our house (which is too unreliable on the other […]

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Binary birthday wishes

Binary birthday wishes

Windell of Evil Mad Scientist Labs is this many, expressed in a binary candle. He shows you how to make your own. Do you know how old he is? (BTW: I don’t think today is really his birthday, but let’s play along. He *is* 0100010.) Binary Birthday

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Mind Control: Coming Soon To Your PC?

Here’s an hour-long explanation of Emotiv’s mind-computer interface: Here’s a clip of the Prototype This team turning this into a car rage-monitoring system, and here’s a Wired magazine (mini-)review from last issue. We’ve covered this before, but sounds like Emotiv is now finally close to a release. Their developer section is here. Has anybody gotten […]

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HacDC: Reverse engineering code

HacDC: Reverse engineering code

Andrew Q Righter of HacDC writes: As you may know HacDC will be holding it’s second training event, June 28, 2008.We are inviting Bow Sineath to HacDC to teach our members (and even non-members, bring your friends!) about the intricacies of reversing binaries using some of the latest tools in the field. The following is […]

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