if you show fear, a monkey will bully you
All posts by lilmookieesquire
Monday, 26 June 2017

Arduino Nixie Clock DIY (not me)

quote [ Complete write up on how I built my own fully functional Nixie clock. Finished product first!   Parts used There are lots of parts used in this build, and this project was therefore not the cheapest, that’s the least I can say! Component Quantity Bought from … Price (USD) Robotdyn Arduino Mega Pro Mini 1 … ]

It's expensive and the guy is clearly NOT a wood guy, but the project is pretty cool.
[SFW] [do it yourSElf] [+4]
[by lilmookieesquire@1:07pmGMT] [17 comments]

Wednesday, 21 June 2017

No Is Not Enough - Naomi Klein

quote [ This timely, urgent book from one of our most influential thinkers offers a bracing positive shock of its own, helping us understand just how we got here, and how we can, collectively, come together and heal. ]
[SFW] [literature] [+2]
[by lilmookieesquire@7:49pmGMT] [30 comments]

Tuesday, 20 June 2017

Robots That Make 400 Burgers an Hour May Soon Take over Fast Food Restaurants

quote [ This robot needs only one hour to pump out 400 burgers made with fresh ground beef, salad, complete with a toasted bun. ]

And it's made from human meeeeeeeeaaaaaaatp
[SFW] [business] [+2]
[by lilmookieesquire@1:44amGMT] [21 comments]

Friday, 16 June 2017

Amazon Says It Will Buy Whole Foods In $13.7 Billion Deal

quote [ Whole Foods, which opened its first store in Austin, Texas, back in 1980, now has 465 markets in North America and the U.K.

Mackey called his new investors at Jana Partners "greedy bastards," in an interview that the Texas Monthly published earlier this week.

"These people, they just want to sell Whole Foods Market and make hundreds of millions of dollars, and they have to know that I'm going to resist that," Mackey told Texas Monthly. "That's my baby. I'm going to protect my kid, and they've got to knock Daddy out if they want to take it over." ]

They knocked out Daddy.

[SFW] [business] [+2]
[by lilmookieesquire@3:17pmGMT] [14 comments]

Wednesday, 14 June 2017

Four Dead in Shooting at UPS Facility in San Francisco

quote [ Updated 2:20 p.m.A UPS employee shot and killed three coworkers at the company's main shipping facility in San Francisco Wednesday morning before turning his gun on himself and taking his own life ]

And in front of Barclays in NYC :/ guy got shot in the ankle


[SFW] [dystopian violence] [+3 Informative]
[by lilmookieesquire@9:32pmGMT] [14 comments]

Friday, 9 June 2017

It Took Us 1984 Hours To Create This Miniature Town For Hamsters

quote [ Let me present to you our hungry, hungry hamsters.
Little lovely animals - living in a teeny town with handmade teensy details and eating tiny food there. The idea was to use this small town – named Yumville – for the big cause of advertising one of the leading food product companies, with making their products seem lovely for families as these hamsters do. ]
[SFW] [art] [+2]
[by lilmookieesquire@1:32pmGMT] [3 comments]

Softbank is buying robotics firms Boston Dynamics and Schaft from Alphabet

quote [ Here's a surprise turn of events: Softbank -- maker of the friendly Pepper robot and a major M&A player in the tech world -- has just announced that it is.. ]

Whoa. I was literally just mocking my friend in softbank for their shitty robot. Opps

Post pasted in extended because techcrunch sucks.

[SFW] [business] [+1 Informative]
[by lilmookieesquire@2:30amGMT] [3 comments]

Thursday, 8 June 2017

CraftBeerPi Amazon Alexa Skill

quote [ CraftBeerPi Alexa Skill ]

Wow. This is pretty slick.
[SFW] [food & drink] [+1 Interesting]
[by lilmookieesquire@5:56amGMT] [14 comments]

Wednesday, 7 June 2017

China is now looking to California – not Trump – to help lead the fight against climate change

quote [ President Trump's decision to pull the U.S. out of the Paris accord has put China in partnership with California in pushing the global climate agenda. ]

[SFW] [politics] [+2]
[by lilmookieesquire@6:51amGMT] [10 comments]

Tuesday, 6 June 2017

Raspberrypi Retropi 4 player arcade machine, based off instructables 4-Player-Pedestal-Arcade-Cabinet-for-MAME by  severdhed (I added a few tricks though. Welding is fun)

quote [ Imgur: The most awesome images on the Internet. ]

One of my secret projects.
[SFW] [do it yourSElf] [+10 laz0r]
[by lilmookieesquire@10:56pmGMT] [35 comments]

Previous 10 entries by lilmookieesquire >

Posts of Import
Secret Santa 2016 🎅
SE v2 Closed BETA
First Post
Subscriptions and Things
Mentions - Beta
AskSE: What do you look like?

Karma Rankings