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How to Build a Power Efficient Home Server

Now that the old house is sold and the move is officially complete, I can start planning out my new home lab. Given that the price of utilities is only going to go up, I want to make it fairly power efficient. Here’s a video I found on how to do just that.

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Hardware

How to Build a NAS Home Lab

Now that the move to the new house is complete and things are almost (kind of) unpacked, it’s time to start planning out the home server lab to geek out. Fortunately this YouTuber shares his home lab journey.

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Hardware

Are Silicon Photonics the Next Silicon Revolution?

Silicon Photonics not only sounds cool and cutting edge, but it may actually be the next big thing. If MEMS is the result of applying modern nanoscale CMOS processes to the mechanical world, then doing the same for the optical realm gives us Silicon photonics. In this video, I want to talk about another magic […]

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Maker Robotics

Jeremy Fielding on Building Hardware that Moves

From custom power tools to giant earthmoving machines, Jeremy Fielding knows a thing or two about getting unique hardware up and running. In this keynote presentation for the 2021 Hackaday Remoticon, he shares some of what he’s learned over the years, starting with the importance of the prototype all the way through to which appliances […]

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Maker

Building a quality USB-C microphone

Quality audio for cheap? Are you looking for a hardware project? Then this is the video for you.

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Hardware

VMware ESXi Setup and Install

NetworkChuck has a new toy and he shares the unboxing and setup with us. I bought a new (old) server to add to my lab!! Buying an old Dell PowerEdge Server or an HP Proliant is the best thing you can do to beef up your lab and start learning. In this video, I walk […]

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Apple

How Apple Just Changed the Entire Industry with the M1 Chip

ColdFusion TV explains why the M1 chip will have a lasting impact on the entire computing industry.

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IoT Python

Brew a Coffee With Python – Tuya Smart IOT Platform Walkthrough

In this video, learn how Time wrote a python script that can brew his coffee. Resources: Tuya Smart IOT Website: https://auth.tuya.com/?_source=874f8b55d1196ed54ff9e6b2075dd379 Tuya Cloud Development Quick: https://developer.tuya.com/en/docs/iot/quick-start1?id=K95ztz9u9t89n&_source=3bd0bff85b13e290abc75c187e53c3bb Tuya Smart IOT URL Choice: https://developer.tuya.com/en/docs/iot/api-request?id=Ka4a8uuo1j4t4 Code In This Video: https://github.com/techwithtim/Tuya-Smart-IOT-Tutorial Tuya Smart Cloud Development API Explorer: https://iot.tuya.com/cloud/explorer?_source=d5d655c4f4cdcc91a3088ea1530e4f7d Timestamps 00:00 | Introduction 01:19 | Internet of Things 02:01 | Tuya Smart IOT […]

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Hardware

Why Are Circuit Boards Green?

Why are PCBs so often green instead of another color?

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Hardware

Is Air Cooled Actually Better Than Liquid Cooled?

If you can’t put your high performance PC under the water, then Tech Ingredients has an experiment that you may be interested in.

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