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by Coda
Sat Dec 03, 2016 10:19 pm
Forum: Technology
Topic: Raspberry Pi is Overrated!
Replies: 0
Views: 1108

Raspberry Pi is Overrated!

So many people ramble on and on about how good the Raspberry Pi is. The first thing someone asks you if you tell them you can program microcontrollers is "Oh, do you have a Raspberry Pi?". Sure, it can be the best option for some hings, but very often people use it in simple projects (and even not s...
by Coda
Fri Oct 28, 2016 8:11 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Governments should drastically subsidize/reduce shipping cost of small parcels
Replies: 3
Views: 747

Re: Governments should drastically subsidize/reduce shipping cost of small parcels

I agree. The government should reduce shipping costs, or else most people will just buy from China instead of their businesses. In fact, If they reduced shipping costs they (being the businesses) would most likely survive longer and make more money because of an increase in customers. China is steal...
by Coda
Fri Sep 16, 2016 8:04 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Video/Content streaming companies should allow users to fast-forward through videos with sound and captions.
Replies: 1
Views: 262

Re: Video/Content streaming companies should allow users to fast-forward through videos with sound and captions.

Definitely.
Sometimes there are very slow talking scenes, which I still want to hear what they say, but if I fast-forward on them the sound and captions disappear, which makes it impossible.
by Coda
Fri Sep 16, 2016 7:58 pm
Forum: Technology
Topic: Fritzing should not be used instead of schematics!
Replies: 2
Views: 1308

Re: Fritzing should not be used instead of schematics!

Don't get me started! I think Fritzing by itself will enable anybody to "copy" a circuit while drastically reducing the likelihood of that person understanding the circuit. That person will also not likely be able to make modifications to that circuit. Any electronics educational resource should us...
by Coda
Fri Sep 16, 2016 7:56 pm
Forum: Technology
Topic: New Standard Sockets should be introduced for LED lighting.
Replies: 1
Views: 1134

Re: New Standard Sockets should be introduced for LED lighting.

It's a win-win situation.
Changing the sockets will help the environment, and it would be cheaper for the manufacturers!
The only problem would be introducing them, but if they are successfully implemented, It could be a great thing!
by Coda
Fri Sep 16, 2016 7:53 pm
Forum: Technology
Topic: Websites should have less crap!
Replies: 2
Views: 1118

Re: Websites should have less crap!

I agree, I don't mind ads on the sides, but when there are pop-ups, it's so annoying!
by Coda
Fri Sep 16, 2016 7:52 pm
Forum: Technology
Topic: Microsoft should re-introduce the FM radio app in Windows 10 for phone.
Replies: 1
Views: 1123

Re: Microsoft should re-introduce the FM radio app in Windows 10 for phone.

I agree!
In places where there is no cellular, FM radio could save your life, just like you said!
And entertainment is a big thing, but cellular operators are probably paying phone companies to remove the functionality.