Pi Day 2016 Project - PiLCD

Posted on Sun 13 March 2016 in arduino, hardware, technology • Tagged with arduino, hardware, technology

Every year Pi Day rolls around and I always have the intention of creating some interesting Arduino (really hoping that gets easier to spell) project but I get sidetracked for whatever reason. The last time I actually succeeded in this was in 2012! I decided to use that project - the ...

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PiSeg Arduino Project

Posted on Mon 06 February 2012 in Arduino • Tagged with arduino, hardware, technology

View the sketch for this project itself, along with the Fritzing file, in my GitHub repository.

This simple sketch displays the first 8 thousand or so digits of PI on a 7 segment LED from Radioshack. The LED display is done nicely with a byte encoded segment value, where each ...

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COhPUG Monthly Meetup and FreeGeek

Posted on Tue 27 September 2011 in Tech • Tagged with linux, volunteering, hardware, python

This week I think I've met my geek quota a little early, so hopefully I can just cruise the rest of the week. I'm always pleasantly surprised by the amount of geekery that goes on in Columbus on a random week.

Tuesday was the monthly meetup for the ...

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FreeGeek Columbus Volunteering

Posted on Tue 13 September 2011 in Tech • Tagged with linux, volunteering, hardware

I volunteered today for the first time at FreeGeek Columbus. I got a tour from the staff, which included a runaround of all the stacks of hardware that they have in stock. I don't think I've ever seen so many video cards, memory sticks, hard drives, and various ...

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