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December 2012

I can control an LED from my LAN now. No biggie. Next steps is to use this RF transmitter to send out on/off commands for these $6 Big Lots wireless outlets. And then… THE WORLD. I mean, an Android app. Anyone else have smart house technology?

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North Korean satellite ‘tumbling out of control,’ US officials say

Trying to understand where they found their science-hating ‘officials’ to quote in this article? http://worldnews.nbcnews.com/_news/2012/12/12/15866530-north-korean-satellite-tumbling-out-of-control-us-officials-say?lite “The officials said that it is indeed some kind of space vehicle, but they still haven’t been able to determine exactly what the satellite is supposed to do.” http://worldnews.nbcnews.com/_news/2012/12/12/15866530-north-korean-satellite-tumbling-out-of-control-us-officials-say?lite

Song Reader

Beck’s new album… is… sheet music…? http://songreader.net/ http://songreader.net/

For About $20, Cardboard Bicycle Could ‘Change The World,’ Inventor Says : NPR

http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2012/10/15/162949884/for-about-20-cardboard-bicycle-could-change-the-world-inventor-says The video at the bottom of the story is great, highly recommended. Hope he succeeds to mass produce it. I’d buy one! http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2012/10/15/162949884/for-about-20-cardboard-bicycle-could-change-the-world-inventor-says