More MAME

Success! Hooked up the Atari joystick to the Raspberry Pi, played a proper round of Galaga.   Making the adapter: Many classic joysticks used the commonly available DB9 connectors.  The joystick has a female DB9 so we need the male DB9.  Solder leads to all 9 pins of the male D9 connector.  You only really…

Maker Faire!

Build Explore Learn Create Make These are the tenets on which the Maker Faire is founded Adrian and I attended the Maker Faire today at the NY Hall of Science in Flushing.  Hooray!  Today I volunteered with the American Museum of Natural History booth as an Explainer for the 3D printers.  We had a row…