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Last night I had the opportunity to check out THE VOID: Secrets of the Empire at Disney Springs. Now, I've been using VR for over a year now at home, and I've always been blown away by the experiences I've had, but nothing really prepared me...

I have loved animation my entire life. From an early age, I was deeply into animation. I loved it. I studied it. I tried to consume as much of it as possible. As I got older, I continued to watch various cartoons, animated shorts, really obscure and...

For many years, I was known online as "jeromius". Heck, not just online, everywhere. The thing about nicknames is that they are given to us, and sometimes we adopt them, and cherish them, and accept that's who we are. And then there comes a day where...

One of the coolest things about the Arduino is just how flexible it is. What's even cooler is the ability to connect your Christmas tree lights to it and have an interactive light show! Over the course of an afternoon, I wired up some WS2811 LEDs to...

I love it when a plan comes together! Yes, my project that I've been working on was this awesome nod to the wall from the Netflix series "Stranger Things". It started out as an idea for a website, but much like the Demogorgon, it manifested itself...

In my last post, I discussed how to connect the Arduino to the internet and how to receive commands. But how am I going to send commands to the Arduino? There are dozens of methods I could use to make that happen - but my favorite platform...

So, I have total control over my LEDs via the Arduino. But what would take this to the next level? Connect it to the Internet! Fortunately, this is relatively simple to do - however it requires that you get an Arduino that either has ethernet/wifi capability or...

Every Halloween, I usually find some crazy project to work on. This year, I decided to step up my game a little and try leveraging my programming knowledge to do something cool. So, I went to my trust workbench and started rummaging through my parts bin...