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There is no spoon…

There Are No Electronics/ Electronics For Earthings by Ken Amdahl So… I’ve always had this thing with terms and anacronyms. As an artist I tend to grasp things in my own way, I need to continually translate things into simpler. The quest to understand electronics in order to enter the world of Physical Computing at [...]

Junkbots, bugbots my bots

I am just now getting to a book that’s been on my shelf since the early part of this year. Junkbots, Bugbots & Bots on Wheels by Dave Hrynkiw and Mark W. Tilden is an excellent start on the subject of BEAM technology. BEAM is short for “Biology, Electronics, Esthetics and Mechanics” a BEAM robot [...]