Design Con 2015
Breaking News
Comments
Newest First | Oldest First | Threaded View
Max The Magnificent
User Rank
Blogger
Re: Another one bites the dust!!
Max The Magnificent   9/9/2013 11:28:03 AM
NO RATINGS
@Garcia: I've arrived to Geneve this evening [...] tomorrow an exciting adventure starts!! I'll keep you informed ;-)

You are so lucky to be visiting/working at CERN -- remember to take lots of pictures :-)

Garcia-Lasheras
User Rank
Blogger
Re: Another one bites the dust!!
Garcia-Lasheras   9/8/2013 3:51:51 PM
NO RATINGS
Hi Max!! I've arrived to Geneve this evening. Now, I need to sleep as much as possible -- this week has been very hard and tomorrow an exciting adventure starts!! I'll keep you informed ;-)

Max The Magnificent
User Rank
Blogger
Re: Another one bites the dust!!
Max The Magnificent   9/7/2013 12:31:06 PM
NO RATINGS
@Garcia: So, did you arrive at CERN yet? I cannot wait to hear about your adventures there. Make sure you take lots of photos.

Garcia-Lasheras
User Rank
Blogger
Re: Another one bites the dust!!
Garcia-Lasheras   9/6/2013 6:11:09 PM
NO RATINGS
@Max: "what did you think about the "This Too Shall Pass" music video?"

Some months ago, you recommended me the videoclip, but when I searched for it I saw the "music band version" official video, not the Rube-Goldberg one...

This is really cool!! Now I understand it all!!

Max The Magnificent
User Rank
Blogger
Re: Another one bites the dust!!
Max The Magnificent   9/6/2013 5:57:48 PM
NO RATINGS
@Garcia: I love the Honda commercial, it was true love at first sight when I first saw it on Spanish TV.

My favourite moment is when the battery gets connected and the stereo starts to play "Another one bites the dust".

I agree -- I love that one too, but what did you think about the "This Too Shall Pass" music video? I have to say that I don't listen to much modern music -- I'm sort of trapped in a time loop with Pink Floyd, Genesis, Led Zepplin, and so forth (plus I also like Church Organ Music :-)  ... but I have to say that this tune really sticks in my head...

Max The Magnificent
User Rank
Blogger
Re: Cute puppy videos
Max The Magnificent   9/6/2013 5:55:02 PM
NO RATINGS
@kfield: They have to be highly trained dogs, don't you think, to sit still in a wagon, catch a frisbee at the exact right moment, and more?

You could train me to do that with just a couple of beers :-)

Garcia-Lasheras
User Rank
Blogger
Another one bites the dust!!
Garcia-Lasheras   9/6/2013 5:53:01 PM
NO RATINGS
Really cool beans!!

I love the Honda commercial, it was true love at first sight when I first saw it on Spanish TV.

My favourite moment is when the battery gets connected and the stereo starts to play "Another one bites the dust".

kfield
User Rank
Blogger
Cute puppy videos
kfield   9/6/2013 5:19:45 PM
NO RATINGS
The Rube Goldberg/puppy video was a caliber higher (or two) than all of the other cute puppy videos out there. They have to be highly trained dogs, don't you think, to sit still in a wagon, catch a frisbee at the exact right moment, and more?

Max The Magnificent
User Rank
Blogger
More Rube Goldberg Videos?
Max The Magnificent   9/6/2013 4:32:24 PM
NO RATINGS
Please let me know what you thought of this week's "Cool Beans" items.

Also, if you have your own favorite Rube Goldberg video(s), then please share them with the rest of us by posting a comment here.



Most Recent Comments
Top Comments of the Week
Flash Poll
Like Us on Facebook

Datasheets.com Parts Search

185 million searchable parts
(please enter a part number or hit search to begin)
EE Life
Frankenstein's Fix, Teardowns, Sideshows, Design Contests, Reader Content & More
<b><a href=Betajet">

The Circle – The Future's Imperfect in the Present Tense
Betajet
5 comments
The Circle, a satirical, dystopian novel published in 2013 by San Francisco-based writer Dave Eggers, is about a large, very powerful technology company that combines aspects of Google, ...

Max Maxfield

Recommended Reads From the Engineer's Bookshelf
Max Maxfield
34 comments
I'm not sure if I read more than most folks or not, but I do I know that I spend quite a lot of time reading. I hate to be idle, so I always have a book or two somewhere about my person -- ...

Martin Rowe

Make This Engineering Museum a Reality
Martin Rowe
Post a comment
Vincent Valentine is a man on a mission. He wants to make the first house to ever have a telephone into a telephone museum. Without help, it may not happen.

Rich Quinnell

Making the Grade in Industrial Design
Rich Quinnell
16 comments
As every developer knows, there are the paper specifications for a product design, and then there are the real requirements. The paper specs are dry, bland, and rigidly numeric, making ...

Special Video Section
The LT8640 is a 42V, 5A synchronous step-down regulator ...
The LTC2000 high-speed DAC has low noise and excellent ...
How do you protect the load and ensure output continues to ...
General-purpose DACs have applications in instrumentation, ...
Linear Technology demonstrates its latest measurement ...
10:29
Demos from Maxim Integrated at Electronica 2014 show ...
Bosch CEO Stefan Finkbeiner shows off latest combo and ...
STMicroelectronics demoed this simple gesture control ...
Keysight shows you what signals lurk in real-time at 510MHz ...
TE Connectivity's clear-plastic, full-size model car shows ...
Why culture makes Linear Tech a winner.
Recently formed Architects of Modern Power consortium ...
Specially modified Corvette C7 Stingray responds to ex Indy ...
Avago’s ACPL-K30T is the first solid-state driver qualified ...
NXP launches its line of multi-gate, multifunction, ...
Doug Bailey, VP of marketing at Power Integrations, gives a ...
See how to ease software bring-up with DesignWare IP ...
DesignWare IP Prototyping Kits enable fast software ...
This video explores the LT3086, a new member of our LDO+ ...
In today’s modern electronic systems, the need for power ...