Tuner Hacks

Hackaday has a brilliant series of posts on hacking TV tuners. Check these out: Using a TV tuner as a high speed ADC Working software-defined radio with a TV tuner card Those USB TV tuners used for SDR can also grab GPS data Playing air traffic controller with software defined radio Putting a software defined … Read more

Toilet Bud

We previously blogged about a Japanese toilet that made “courtesy flush” sounds to mask unseemly noise. Gadget Gangster presents Toilet Buddy, a circuit project to do the same thing, complete with schematics and firmware. Toilet Buddy from Gadget Gangster on Vimeo. (Hat tip hackaday) Related Posts: Ambient Sounds for Masking Other Sounds Sound Excuses

Wind Chime Quotes

Wind chimes in your yard will serenade garden creatures – squirrels, fairies and angels.— Author Unknown Girl, girl, I’ll be your sunshine, you can be mine. You’ll be my wind chime. I’ve got the rhyme.— Sean Paul Walk through the time flux hand and hand with clear mind. Chords are harmonious like the rhythm of … Read more