NotWork Volume 4
Stop burning down that Kanban backlog, it will still be there tomorrow… and the next day… and the day after… and this weekend…
And now, the 4th volume of NotWork, a celebration of engineering projects that are actually fun.
SSH Tron — Multiplayer Light Cycle via SSH
3DNES Project — Incredible project to build an NES emulator that algorithmically turns 2d NES games into 3D — “Everything is calculated automatically in runtime. Nothing is done manually,”
A homemade 8 bit computer — Ben Eater’s awesome project to build an 8 bit computer from scratch
And on that note…
NeuralDoodle — Convert 8 bit doodles to works of art
Minesweeper GB — A homebrew version of Minesweeper made for the original Gameboy
Somehow music is involved
System-Bus-Radio — Play “Mary Had a Little Lamb” on 1580 kHz AM using memory writes
Rainbow Theremin — Now you can make theremin music using your webcam
Equally fantastic projects, but I can’t figure out where they go
Zeronet — “Decentralized websites using Bitcoin crypto and BitTorrent network”.
The Most Dangerous Writing App — Don’t stop writing or you’ll lose everything!
TableFlipper Gem - “A useless gem that prepends the table flipper on Exception messages”
Git-Khalid — “Khaledify” your commit messages 🔑
Working on something that’s not work related? Drop me a line at firstname.lastname@example.org or @mdp on Twitter.