Do You Have a Whey With Curds? Max’s Cool Beans 5/26/2015 12 comments In addition to cows, sheep, and goats -- cheese can also be made out of the milk from other mammals, including buffalo, reindeer, camels, and yaks.
Hamvention Ho! Max’s Cool Beans 5/12/2015 9 comments On Friday, May 15, 2015 -- O frabjous day! -- you will find me charging around the electronic flea market at Hamvention rooting through all the tasty tempting treasures on offer.
A 'Dark City' Moment at ESC Max’s Cool Beans 5/8/2015 14 comments Max has no idea how the authorities managed to move a massive building from one side of his hotel to the other while he was sleeping!
Introducing FPGAs to MCU Gurus Max’s Cool Beans 5/1/2015 14 comments Hardware guys and gals know how all this stuff works "in our bones" and we don’t understand why MCU guys and software weenies don't (LOL).
ESC Boston 2015 Sneak Peek! Max’s Cool Beans 4/9/2015 2 comments How exciting! We are currently looking for professors and students to attend our ESC Boston 2015 event through our Embedded Education Program.
What's the Worst Album/CD Ever? Max’s Cool Beans 4/8/2015 102 comments Once you've listened to '100 Polka Classics -- The Greatest Accordion Collection On Earth,' surely the only direction you can go is up; isn’t it?
What? That .Sucks! Max’s Cool Beans 3/18/2015 2 comments The folks in charge of the Internet are opening up all sorts of top-level domain names, and the guys and gals at Vox Populi have landed '.sucks'
Sons of Murphy's Laws Max’s Cool Beans 3/11/2015 14 comments 'If there is a possibility of several things going wrong, the one that will cause the most damage will be the one to go wrong..." and other truths for our time.
So Many Projects; So Little Time Max’s Cool Beans 3/11/2015 Post a comment In which we discover the current state of play with regard to Max's ongoing hobby projects, including his Prognostication Engines, BADASS Display, and Vetinari Clock.
Wondrous Wizard Wars Max’s Cool Beans 2/18/2015 32 comments Have you ever seen someone pull a four-foot Tiki Torch out of a chip/crips bag? Think "Mary Poppins," but in front of a live audience and without a table to hide any shenanigans.
Battle-hardened veterans of the electronics industry have heard of the “connected car” so often that they assume it’s a done deal. But do we really know what it takes to get a car connected and what its future entails? Join EE Times editor Junko Yoshida as she moderates a panel of movers and shakers in the connected car business. Executives from Cisco, Siemens and NXP will share ideas, plans and hopes for connected cars and their future. After the first 30 minutes of the radio show, our listeners will have the opportunity to ask questions via live online chat.