Tag: electronics

MaKey MaKey

Ever wanted to play a tune on a bunch of bananas, or use Play Doh as a gaming control pad? Well, it seems that now you can! http://www.makeymakey.com/  

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Battery University

TOTD has just received an alert from Apple stating that, in very rare cases, the battery in the iPod nano (1st generation) may overheat and pose a safety risk. This site should provide you with more than enough information about

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The Oramics Machine

It was reported recently that a machine created by the founder of the BBC Radiophonics Workshop has been acquired by the Science Museum in London. The device, invented by Daphne Oram, created sounds that were dependent on waveforms hand-painted on

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Walkman Central

TOTD learnt recently that Sony is to cease production of the cassette Walkman (TOTD was more surprised that these things were still being manufactured). Members of the current iPod generation may be amused to look back at some of the devices

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