• Smart Air Quality Monitoring using an IKEA Vindriktning with ESP8266 & BME680

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    Effective insulation is key in modern homes, offering comfort and energy efficiency. However, it often comes with a need for better ventilation to maintain a healthy air quality. In this guide, we’re focusing on an innovative, cost-effective way to enhance your home’s air quality using some clever technology. We’ll show...


  • How to Upgrade Your Nintendo 3DS with USB-C Charging

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    Are you tired of fumbling with your Nintendo 3DS charging cable? Do you wish you could use a modern, reversible USB Type-C connector instead? With a few common tools and a little know-how, you can add a USB Type-C port to your Nintendo 3DS charging cradle in no time! In...


  • Simple USB Type-C Upgrade for the Raspberry Pi Pico

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    With USB type C ports now commonplace, keeping micro-USB cables around for some devices can be a bit of a nuisance.The convenience of a single, reversible cable for nearly all your devices is undeniable, and in some devices the micro-USB port can actually be replaced with a USB type C...


  • ComfyUI and SDXL: New Workflows

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    The latest version of our software, StableDiffusion, aptly named SDXL, has recently been launched. This has simultaneously ignited an interest in ComfyUI, a new tool that simplifies usability of these models. It’s important to note, however, that the node-based workflows of ComfyUI markedly differ from the Automatic1111 framework that I...


  • The Sound of Silence: Building a Quiet Mechanical Keyboard

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    Are you still typing away on a cheap rubber dome keyboard? If so, you might be missing out on the satisfying and efficient experience of using a mechanical keyboard. I’ve been using my own homemade mechanical keyboard for years now, and I can’t imagine going back. Furthermore, the 60% size...


  • Using a Smart Motion Sensor with Home Assistant

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    If you’re looking for a straightforward yet powerful method to safeguard your home or office, a smart motion sensor linked to Home Assistant might be the perfect solution for you. This way, you can establish a basic alarm system that can recognize and inform you of any unanticipated movements in...


  • Can ChatGPT write a Python GUI app for me?

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    Imagine being able to create a fully functioning Python GUI application with just providing instructions. No need to spend hours writing and debugging code, you’d just let AI do the heavy lifting for you. In this post, we’ll explore the capabilities of ChatGPT in developing a Python GUI app and...

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