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Further Raspberry Pi Updates

by Cory on January 12, 2021

I've started a project log on the Something Awful forums, so you can see further updates on this project over there.

I've made significant progress since then, getting a 5" LCD screen set up, implementing Charlieplexing in the controlle...


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    Angry Gay People

    by Cory on December 3, 2020

    I feel like this is shooting fish in a barrel. Ain't nobody gonna disconnect faster than a question about gay people.

    But then I stumbled across this masterpiece. Stranger 2, this diamond in the rough, blessed us with their presence. ("Stragots"!...

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    Transferring LM386 Amplifiers and Speakers onto a Protoboard

    by Cory on November 12, 2020

    Now that the thumbstick is working, I was looking into finding some more permanent buttons. To be honest, this next part is going to be a little tough, because the buttons rely a lot on the design of the case. It might make more sense for me to fi...

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    Integrating a Nintendo Switch Joystick into an Arduino Game Controller

    by Cory on October 28, 2020

    First thing's first:

    I "rebuilt" my thumbstick breakout board with a solid piece of Amazon cardboard. I also had to redo the FPC connector soldering on the PCB after I accidentally broke it off (it's on the underside, so not visible in the pict...

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    The Raspberry Pi 4 Compute Module is Now Out

    by Cory on October 19, 2020

    The Raspberry Pi 4 compute module was released! I was keeping an eye out for this because the raspberry pi 4 has even better emulation capabilities (it can do PSP!) but until now they only had the normal form factors.

    I'm a little disappointed th...

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    A USB game controller with an Arduino Pro Micro and Nintendo Switch thumbsticks

    by Cory on October 10, 2020

    I couldn't decide how to package up this update, but I don't think the fully detailed update will be ready for a while. In the meantime, I'm just gonna post a "journal update" instead.

    So last time I said I was gonna work on the buttons and viola...

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    Digital Painting

    by Cory on August 1, 2020

    In the past few weeks, I've been trying to figure out how to paint digitally. I made these studies using Clip Studio Paint:

    Using the "oc 2" brush in this pack for reference.

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    Sound Research (Pt. 3)

    by Cory on July 31, 2020

    This is the third and final post I'm going to make about sound, for now.

    Quick recap: I caved and bought a fancy pants DAC (digital-to-analog converter) from Adafruit to pull out sound from the Raspberry Pi to my homemade speakers. This was befor...

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    Dominant Gluten and Recessive Gluten

    by Cory on July 22, 2020

    Another batch of 4 pizzas here. A lot of interesting stuff happened. First of all, I forgot to add sugar to the dough. This isn't a deal breaker but it doesn't make the dough taste as good.

    Also, what I tried to do was to knead the dough more tho...

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