The Elements of RF Downcoverter Design

As computers become more and more prevalent in our daily lives, being able to record an analog signal, be it someone's voice or through a telegraph, and convert it into a digital format to be edited, manipulated, and stored. In the world…

DNA Is the Best Hard Drive on Earth

It turns out DNA is the best storage medium there is on Earth. Nothing beats it. Think about it, all the directions that make you up are stored on tiny proteins that are hard to see even with a microscope. The human genome (all of those…

The Essential Elements of Rugged IT

While your personal laptop is great at processing documents, surfing the web, and sending and receiving emails, it simply would not hold up in all environments. For instance, an oil field, or a combat zone in Afghanistan. For some…

How To Spot A Fake Apple Watch

As soon as the Apple Watch was announced the market was flooded with cheap knock-offs. All doing their best to mimic the world’s most coveted smartwatch, with some getting closer than others. As more and more of these ‘clone’ smartwatches…