Augmented Reality Building

This is a great idea, I can’t wait to see more art exhibits like this. PERSPECTIVE LYRIQUE from 1024 on Vimeo.

ROS Open Source Robot

My grad school, George Washington University, just sent out a email saying they bought a Willow Garage PR2 for our school. These things look like they have a lot of potential and it looks like their is already a lot of international collaboration around this platform.

Quantitative Easing

I watched this video with my parents last night. Their voices sound like the Microsoft text to speech software program and are delivered in such a flat monotone, it makes the content even funnier.

Ballons in Space!

My buddy Dave just posted this to Buzz. What an awesome weekend project. Homemade Spacecraft from Luke Geissbuhler on Vimeo.

MySQL Distinct field with a count

If you play with databases, I’m sure you’ve run across this problem before. Let’s say you have a bunch of addresses and you want a list of all the cities in your database. Then let’s say you want a count of all the addresses in each city. This is trivial SQL but I always seem … [Read more…]

Harvest Fair Saw Machine

We were  at the Harvest Fair in Sonoma County today.We went by the old engine and machine section of the fair and found this saw.