Category Archives: Just for Fun

3D Printing PCB Boards in your Lab

Voltera 3D PCB printer

See the future of electronic circuit fabrication at your desktop with the new line of PCB Printers. Just like a 3D Printer, the small circuit printers allows you to prototype in minutes instead of days. Roy Perez from Voltera host a show and tell session for our members – prototyping on your desktop.  

So You’re Running an Event !


So You’re Running An Event ! by Joel Williams, Sr CPC Maybe a client has tasked you with running an event to showcase a product rollout or you are running a training course on how to hack self driving cars, or maybe for a church or another volunteer group.  Lets take look at what is […]

April Fools’ Day 2016: Best and worst jokes

April Fools' Day 2016: Best and worst jokes

Who created April Fools’ Day? 01:45 Whether you love or hate it, here’s a catalog of the best, and worst, of the Internet, to help you navigate through April Fools’ Day 2016. But first, as somebody who has assumed the role of victim more than once, a minute’s silence to those who fell for a […]

25 Great Accents in Coen Brothers Movies, Ranked

'Would That It Were So Simple': 25 Great Accents in Coen Brothers Movies, Ranked

Nobody gets cartoonishly strange accents out of actors the way the Coen brothers do. Coen brothers films exist in their own vivid universes: the Midwestern tundra. A remote Texas desert. A Bible-thumping Mississippi small town. Greenwich Village in 1961. These worlds have their own rules, their own power structures and—most of all—their own manners of […]

Silicon Valley Super Bowl 50

The Superest Bowl of Them All

Super Bowl 50 winners the Denver Broncos bow their heads in gratitude. As the express bus nears Levi’s Stadium, it stops and a transit agency employee gets on. Everyone groans, because everyone is tired of sitting on the bus. The employee says we will soon get to leave, but first he must count us. But […]

How Pink Floyd Made ‘Dark Side of the Moon’

How Pink Floyd Made 'Dark Side of the Moon'

Culture “Dark Side of the Moon” represented a leap forward for the band both sonically and lyrically. EVERETT COLLECTION In 1973, Pink Floyd were looking to record an album that would redefine the band. What they created redefined rock itself. In its latest special edition, Newsweek looks back at the making of the band’s seminal […]

Cannabis Breathalyzer: One Toke Over the Line

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, in a paper this year, said cannabis impairs psychomotor skills, attention, lane tracking and cognitive function, but not enough is known about how much is needed to affect driving performance. A roadside breathalyzer would replace a complicated assortment of costly blood and urine tests that can take days to […]

Wavy Gravy On the Road With The Grateful Dead

On the Road With The Grateful Dead and the Merry Pranksters

Born Hugh Romney, Wavy Gravy introduced an entire generation of hippies to granola with the famous statement “What we have in mind is breakfast in bed for 400,000,” made to the crowd at Woodstock. Wavy Gravy, the original and unofficial king, jester, warrior and bard of the counterculture, leads Newsweek’ s Special Editions on a […]