The phone is hanging out the window! Must be time for another show!
- Would you watch someone’s 24/7 stream? Not sure how useful it would be.
- Dave could have used a design review for his USB PSU!
- Design reviews are a tough thing to walk into (and out of).
- We just found out that the Woz is trying to become an Australian citizen! Dave has re-dubbed him, “Tha Wozzah”
- Check out this cool Tesla Coil subduing machine from Electronic Tonic
- Freescale will no longer be developing 8 bit micros.
- The MBA Playbook is getting more attention, including blogs on the Harvard Business Review!
- Are distributors getting more important? Chris argues the opposite (which is partially why he started ChipReport.tv
- Perhaps this is also the future of work, having a truly flexible workforce? Chris talked about being a “free agent” on The Engineering Commons.
- There’s a future in robots…what does our audience think about it? Do you see yourself programming ever?
- Cool robot that drops off WiFi extension boxes as it moves! Dave reckons he could build something similar.
- Why not look at existing electronics in class? Kent Lundberg is doing exactly that in the classes he’s teaching!
- Nominate/Vote for The Amp Hour for best “science” podcast!
- Vote for Dave for a shot at “The Streamys”. Could finally get him back to the US!
If you’re so inclined, we’d really appreciate the love on those two contests. Thanks for listening and thanks for caring!