Monthly Archives: January 2011

How do you get real time updates on the news?

The following is a list of Egypt related news sites. Many are general news sites that can provide real time news on whatever the current hot topic is.
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Get Internet Access When Your Government Shuts It Down

The Egyptian government shut down the Internet in Egypt, stopped cell phone calls, and even SMS text messaging. These are tools the protesters were using. When I heard about this, I did think, what would be my options if I were in that situation? Read more »

Paper cups, string, and electrical signals

Have you ever played telephone with two paper cups and a string? Read more »

The secret handshake, fire, and capacitance

There is a bit of a secret handshake. Electronics is a vast field that can appear quite overwhelming. But Ohm’s law is part of the secret, so you’re off to a great start. So how do you know if you are going to start a fire or not? Read more »