Man, I want to work for MBARI sooooo bad. I did get to do a tech demo for them a few years back. But that was for a lame-ass, standard IT enterprise system, not some fun project.
Which is a little odd to me - when I went to a taping (back in 2003, so still Bob Barker), my buddy got called up and ended up getting to and winning his Showcase Showdown (he also spun a $1.00 on the wheel). For like 90% of the stuff he won, especially the big ticket items, they just gave him money. Much easier to… Read more
+1 For using Blue Iris. I was very happy to get off of Nest and have full control over my cameras. I use regular old USB cams (ELP modules for indoor, and a SVPRO (which I think uses an ELP module https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B07C2RL8PB/) hooked up to some Pi’s. Currently I am using MJPEG camera’s and… Read more
+1 For using Blue Iris. I was very happy to get off of Nest and have full control over my cameras. I use regular old…
And they also own the Super Soaker brand, so add in H2O based as well.
If the content was a bit better, I’d pay for an ad-free tier. I happily pay over at Ars Technica for a “Pro++” account which gets you no adds and an (ad free) RSS feed of their articles.
I guess I’m not the demographic for this (I’m not a content creator), but is an SD card reader something people are begging for? The only time I ever use an SD card is flashing firmware on my 3D printer. I juts don’t see the draw unless you are constantly transferring data from a camera. HDMI seems odd, just due to… Read more
Oh, this reminds me of Del Taco’s Big Fat Crispy Chicken Taco. Those have come and gone multiple times.