Smart Sump Pump w/ ESP8266

I spent a couple months in a house with a really humid basement which is not at all good for PLA filament. So I bought a dehumidifier. The dehumidifier had to be emptied twice a day. Ung, that’s robot work! I could buy a sump pump (technically a condensate pump) for around $50 whereas a […]

PC Controlled Arduino Tank

“What the hell is that?” – The Neighbors The title says it all but I’ll expand on it. Over the past 6 months I’ve been further increasing my ability to mix real world and virtual world together. Not through VR/AR/MR but through actual physical devices. (I’ve also ended up doing my share of XR, but […]

Android Video Emailer for Unity

This is just a quick thing I put together to de-risk an idea for a client. The android “plugin” (it’s really just a thin proxy class) opens the chosen camera app in video mode (preferably the lowest quality possible) and allows Unity to get the bytes of said video from the media content url the […]

Building A 360 VR Tour

We all live near cool places with cool stories right? And sometimes those stories are very physically connected. The history of that lamp on that table isn’t as meaningful in a book, but it’s also maybe not something that everyone on every tour cares about. Enter virtual reality touring. I’m gonna start of with the […]

We Must Go Smaller! (Mini Microcomputers)

This story begins the usual way really, couple of guys making games, submitting said games to cons. Trekking out to said cons with said, said games. But when you’re so small the machine you’re showing with is your personal laptop and main dev machine… there’s some stress involved in going to the bathroom or grabbing […]