So if you get a blue screen of death when using a Wacom Intuos Pro tablet on your desktop, the Wacom driver may be to blame. The error message reads DRIVER_POWER_STATE_FAILURE 0x0000009f In my case the issue was preceeded by the tablet switching off when I plugged the usb cable in. To fix the issue, unistall...Read more
There are plenty of ways to use your equirectangular panoramas online. The main downside of the programs offering this functionality is the fiddly time consuming process you have to go through to publish the panoramas online, whether they have been...
I've seen different attempts to make the dropdown menus work intuitively on touch devices and while some are trying to utilise the double tap (not the best as this triggers zoom) and various jquery contraptions, all you need is for the top level link to ignore the first tap and let the user see the...Read more
Design software is becoming more functional and sophisticated but as far as productivity goes — us humans still have to press the buttons to make stuff happen. Don't get me wrong, if you are just starting out in design college it is ok to mouse through the...Read more
A nice use for the Attiny85 — a canon DSLR infrared remote. Parts requiredRead more
- Attiny85 microcontroller
- NPN transistor
- 3.3 or 5 V voltage regulator
- Infrared led
- 12v car key/alarm battery
- Some copper clad board
I've been looking to get to grips with EAGLE PCB layout software and this was a great project to start with. The idea behind persistence of vision is that an array of led pixels blinks out...Read more
Pursuing an idea to create a fully automated lightweight 360° bracket that would work with pocket cameras I came across a challenge. The starting point for the project was a 15kg torque mg995 servo powerful enough to move the camera when powered from a small 3v battery. I...Read more
Did you know that if you set margin-top of a child div as a percentage, it will be calculated based on the width of the parent div?...