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Tech Talk Live with Eric Show #24 April 27 2015 ?>

Tech Talk Live with Eric Show #24 April 27 2015

Tech Talk Live with Eric Show #24 April 27 2015. This week we cover the weekly news from the #Maker and #Tech world. As well we cover some big news for the MKme Community as a whole. Here is the live broadcast video: Here are the show notes/links to the content discussed this week: Tech News: X-47B Autonomous Aerial Refueling: KSP 1.0: Viewer Challenge- What are you Making??? https://plus.google.com/u/0/communities/103332553771769294133 3D Printer News/Projects: Ultimate Robotic Fish: From the Community: Power Tool…

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Tech Talk Live With Eric- Live YouTube Show Feb 2 2015 ?>

Tech Talk Live With Eric- Live YouTube Show Feb 2 2015

This weeks live show can be viewed here:   New this week I will share the URLs for many of the shared videos, tech news and electronics stuff.  Here is the playlist:   SR22 Parachute/Crash- He takes a nice selfie during the ordeal: http://www.flyingmag.com/technique/accidents/cirrus-sr22-pilot-releases-selfie-video-ditching Spire Cubesats: http://onforb.es/1zIdXY6 Google Earth Pro is Free http://www.forbes.com/sites/amitchowdhry/2015/01/30/google-earth-pro-is-now-available-for-free/ Copenhagen Suborbitals- -New propellant tanks: SHTF Communications: Mars helicopter: Adafruit- Ask an Enginerr: RTL SDR Keyboard Spying: http://www.rtl-sdr.com/spying-keyboard-presses-software-defined-radio/ 3D printing exoskeleton http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/toronto/man-regains-use-of-injured-hand-using-3d-printer-1.2936584 3D printed engine http://www.3ders.org/articles/20150129-learn-how-an-engine-works-by-3d-printing-a-working-toyota-4-cylinder-engine-22re.html The…

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Lear 45 Home Cockpit Flight Simulator- Live ?>

Lear 45 Home Cockpit Flight Simulator- Live

This week I was able to join the Adafruit Live Show called Show and Tell via G+ hangouts.  Each week they do great live broadcasts for all of us “makers” and hobbyists. As I had just done some work to the flight simulator this week and finally got a bunch of systems back online (it runs 5 PCs and several I/O boards + Arduinos) I thought I’d share it live. Here is my appearance: And here is some more comments…

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Eric was live on Adafruit Show and Tell! ?>

Eric was live on Adafruit Show and Tell!

Last week I was lucky enough to join the Adafruit Show and Tell live show.  If you haven’t seen it before- each week Adafruit hosts multiple live shows and G+ hangout for makers, inventors and hobbyists. I was even lucky enough to become the thumbnail for their video: If you didn’t catch the video you can see it here: As well during the following Adafruit Ask an Engineer show LadyAda (Limor) mentioned the projects in a quick recap here:  

High Altitude Balloon Flight Video is Complete! ?>

High Altitude Balloon Flight Video is Complete!

Finally after some delay I was able to compile the 20+ Gigs of video into an under 5 minute flight.  We could not have been happier with the results despite having simultaneous dual system tracking failure and missing our target altitude by about 20,000 feet. All systems were recovered and can be re-used along with our newly acquired knowledge.  The next flight will be even better. Enjoy! <iframe width=”560″ height=”315″ src=”//www.youtube.com/embed/nw7q5mSDCwA” frameborder=”0″ allowfullscreen></iframe>