The Archives

3-1-22
⚡️ the three ages of fpga's, 🏭 world class manufacturing, and 🧪 conductive vs non-conductive via fill.
2-22-22
🎟 the free hardware event of the year, 🛩 the coolest aircraft you've never heard of, and 🌪 the impact dust has on electronics.
2-15-22
🏰 the hardware renaissance, 📝 patent frenzy, 🏭 a classic take on job shop manufacturing.
2-8-22
💰 intel's new $1B fund, 🎤 an interview with Kyle Dumont from AllSpice, France’s semiconductor power-move.
2-1-22
💡 chips for better facial authentication, 🪓 a case for splitting up intel, 🔪 and custom knife steels
1-25-22
🎤 interview with Alan Yu from Space Capital, 🧑💻 hacking a $2M crypto wallet, ☢️ and the cost of nuclear
1-11-22
😚almost at 1k, 🎣the physics of fishing rods, and 👨🔧hacking the xbox
1-4-22
🔋CATL and the battery race, ⚔️thoughts on space conflict, and 👨🔧the unseen labor behind our digital infrastructure.
12-28-21
😚almost at 1k, 🎣the physics of fishing rods, and 👨🔧hacking the xbox
12-21-21
🎄short xmas edition! 😎 the tech of terminator 2, 🌞 NASA probes the sun, and 🤖 8’-tall traffic robots.
12-14-21
🌚moon race, 🍕the pizza paradox, and 👀a story about sneaky ex-Apple engineers.
12-07-21
🪐 the fundamental theory of physics, ⚡️ a new approach to chip floor planning, 🍎 Apple’s 11,000 parking spots
11-30-21
👾 cryptographic semiconductor fingerprints, 🚙 automakers + custom silicon, 🥽 and chimpanzees in virtual reality.
11-16-21
🚙 GM eliminating seat heaters, 🚜 an old, used tractor going for $175k, 💥 and space-plastic crashing at over 15,000mph.
11-09-21
👷♂️ $1T infrastructure bill breakdown, ⚡️7,000 talks on C++ and Rust, 💰TSMC’s 77M metric tons of water, and 💰 a $550M early-stage deep-tech fund.
11-02-21
👁Facebook is now Meta, ⚡️zapping molten tin with lasers, 💰GlobalFoundries $26B IPO, and 💡an open-source ASIC design conference
10-26-21
🦾 Intel spending $20B, 🦆 the physics behind duck formations, 💵 DoD spending by state, and …🦨 cringe ferrets
10-19-21
⚓️ 1,000+ abandoned sailors, 🍎 Apple’s history with silicon, 🪐 NASA’s asteroid blasters, and 👨🏭 homemade integrated circuits
10-12-21
🏭 Huawei battles their own chip shortage, 🚢 15th century shipbuilding techniques, and 🛩 breaking down a mid-air collision in AZ
10-06-21
🦊Foxconn saves Lordstown, 🤖Amazon’s new robot, and 💰DoD getting into VC