WEL 50. AR, Steampunk, ARTs, RFID, Ion Propulsion, 3D Projectors

COOL PROJECTS OF THE WEEK

AR-RIFT.... Occulus Rift Mod for Augmented Reality
http://willsteptoe.com/post/66968953089/ar-rift-part-1



Start your car with an RFID fov.



Camper On Hydraulics Is Cooler Than Any Treehouse
http://www.fastcodesign.com/3022316/the-camper-that-becomes-a-penthouse



BEAGLEBONE

Superfast GPIO switching on BEAGLENONE. BeagleBone Black GPIO through /dev/mem
http://chiragnagpal.com/examples.html

RASPBERRY PI

Make an Internet Controlled Lamp with a Raspberry Pi and Flask
http://jack.minardi.org/raspberry_pi/make-an-internet-controlled-lamp-wi...

A node.js-powered 8-bit CPU
http://www.perkin.org.uk/posts/a-nodejs-powered-8-bit-cpu-part-one.html

Making your own IoT gadget with raspi and spacebrew
http://charlottegodley.co.uk/wp/?p=931

Bullet Time Effect – Frozen Raspberry Pi
http://pifacedigital.wordpress.com/2013/12/06/bullet-time-effect-frozen-...



Raspberry Pi Automation / Real Life Sonic Screwdriver
http://pathartl.me/blog/2013/12/07/raspberry-pi-automation-real-life-son...

DID YOU KNOW...

... about the Jacob's ladder?. We had already mentioned here in the past, but here is another write up on the topic.
http://www.hardhack.org.au/Jacobs_ladder



... ion propulsion?
http://rimstar.org/science_electronics_projects/ion_propulsion_for_star_...

... ultrasonic data transmission?
http://www.anfractuosity.com/projects/ultrasound-via-a-laptop/

... how to build your own 3D projector?
http://nicolas.aimon.fr/2013/12/08/3d-projector/

... that cars would fly by 2000?.... well, we are not yet there, but getting close.
http://www.e-volo.com/

... about Veronica?. It is a cool project to build a 6502 computer from scratch. This time two gamepads are added to the setup
http://quinndunki.com/blondihacks/?p=1461

... when will the ISS fly above you?. This cool project will let you know.
http://issabove.com/iss-above-and-the-raspberry-pi/

WEEKEND PROJECT

Build a super simple FM transmitter
http://makezine.com/projects/super-simple-fm-transmitter/

ROBOTICS

Senior Design: Robotic Arm with Kinect Interface
http://benpyeh.wordpress.com/2013/12/07/senior-design-robotic-arm-with-k...

PiCy - Raspberry Pi Cyborg. Basic Robotic platform
http://www.piborg.org/picypack

ART

Amazing Steampunk ship, with cannons and lasers that fire
http://arteros1.blogspot.ca/



Converting a building into a giant Rubik cube


Puzzle Facade from Javier Lloret on Vimeo.

Wrecking Crew Orchestra - Cosmic Beat Behind the Scenes
http://www.freaklabs.org/index.php/Blog/Misc/Wrecking-Crew-Orchestra-Cos...



BOARDS

Teensy 3.1. Faster, more memory, 5V tolerant, better analog IO and a CAN Bus
http://www.pjrc.com/teensy/

86Duino. Another x86 based Arduino platform.
http://www.86duino.com/?p=68