AI Talking Plant with Face recognition built with JavaScript and Arduino

The new talking plant has AI powered face and object recognition, voice assistant capabilities inhereted from Amazon Alexa and a lot of sensors you can ask questions about! He has light, tempereature and soil moisture sensors and a motion sensor to wake up when someone walks into the room. He can see if you are holding a glass or bottle of water in your hand and will ask you to water him! He also remembers the last time he saw you and will try and recall that memory. AI powered recognition is powered by AWS.

Asus unveils a NUC competitor with AMD Ryzen and Radeon hardware inside

Asus is launching a line of miniature PCs that are small enough to fit in the palm of your hand (see image above), but powerful enough to handle some lightweight gaming.

The new Mini PC PN50 series is built around AMD’s Ryzen 4000 mobile processors, which is what makes them so compelling. The Ryzen 4000 mobile series is based on AMD’s latest generation Zen 2 architecture (same as found within its Ryzen 3000 desktop CPUs), with onboard graphics based on Vega.

Ryzen 4000 chips are basically APUs (accelerated processing units), a term AMD doesn’t use anymore.

Super Mario Bros Has 256 Worlds, Not 8. Here’s How To Play The Other 248

You may have heard of the infamous Minus World in Super Mario Bros, the glitched ninth world that can only be accessed by clipping into the 1-2 warp zone early. Well, what if I told you there were actually 247 more glitched worlds in the game? Pretty cool, right? But I’ll warn you. The way to reach them is even more ridiculous than the Minus World.

Yes, that’s Mario swimming through the sky and a flying headless Bowser. Levels like this are what you can come to expect from this glitch. You’ll notice that it doesn’t say “World 68-3”, but instead “World Blue Dotted Square-3″. This is because that dotted square is the 68th texture in the game, and that text box is simply programmed to display the texture corresponding to the world number. So how do you perform this glitch?

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Arduino Network Tester

How many times you wanted to know if an Ethernet plug or port has internet connectivity and you had to bring your laptop or a cable from the next room to check? And how many times the only tools available were the simple Network Cable tester and your provider’s Modem or Router? For me that was a common issue and of course there was no easy, “plug and play” solution (at a reasonable price!!). Taking these into consideration I decided to give a solution by making a simple optimization to the most common Network tool. Arduino Network Tester, extends the functionality of the well-known Network Cable tester by adding DHCP, DNS and Internet connectivity tests using an Arduino Pro Mini and a W5500 Ethernet Shield with an overall cost of less than €15!

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New RetroFlag NesPi 4 Case! RaspberryPi 4 Case Review with SSD Cartridge adapter!

Retroflag is back at it again with an amazing NES style case for the Raspberry Pi 4! This has some awesome stuff built-in like a massive Heatsink fan combo and the New Cart actually houses a 2.5” SSD! Plus just like the past Retroflag cases we have safe power + reset buttons and a USB type C power supply is included! If you have been looking for a retro console-style case for the Pi4 the wait is over!

Available August 17th

Clean & Fast Desktop for the The RaspberryPi 4! How to Install OfficialUbuntu-Mate On The Pi4

In this video, I show you how to install and setup Ubuntu Mate on the Raspberry pi 4, This also works for the Raspberry Pi 2 and 3 but for this tutorial ill be using the Raspberry Pi 4 with 8GB of ram. Ubuntu Mate is also available in 32bit and 64-bit versions. If you have been looking for a super fast and clean desktop opting system for the Pi4 for this is an amazing Option.

Download Ubuntu Mate Here: