Arduino - The open source physical computing platform for artists and…

The Arduino open-source microcontroller platform can be programmed and equipped to perform a nearly endless list of functions. It's likely the best all-around centerpiece to a modern electronics project. But one of the tasks Arduino is best used for is straight-up fun - the open design means there's an Arduino board… » 12/08/08 2:00pm 12/08/08 2:00pm

Alternative energy and green gifts - Solar, fuel cells, biodiesel and…

Next year is going to be a big year folks, we'll see more investment and emphasis on alternative energy than ever before, this will be our "space race" and our "moon landing". The children of today will be the ones who will shape the next decade and the next century. As a parent, a friend, big brother or sister, a… » 11/28/08 10:00am 11/28/08 10:00am