When the "Check Engine" light turns on, you usually have to take it to a mechanic so they can diagnose the problem and reset the light. Sometimes the problem is as simple as forgetting to screw your gas cap tightly enough. Other times the problem is a not a problem but a glitch and the light stays on anyway. Instead of spending time and money taking your car to a mechanic, ">this scanner will tell you what the problem is and allow you to reset the "Check Engine" light. I have a Bluetooth scanner that connects to a phone app, but this is a simpler solution -- just plug in and Google the diagnostic code. And it's just $11 on Amazon.
My daughter and I are building a portable device to play the 1981 RPG computer game, Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord. We’re running it on a Raspberry Pi using a a DOS operating system emulator called DOSBox. Here’s what we’ve got so far: Next, we have to design a case using TinkerCad, and […]
This is a good price for self-adjusting wire strippers – just $11 when you apply promo code YM3I4WHC. It will strip wires between 10-24 AWG. I’ve used them before, but didn’t own a pair, so I bought some. Here’s how they work: “It really is a clever bit of kit.”
Dremel rotary tools are useful but pricey. I bought this $21 clone in 2017 because the Dremel tool I owned was cordless, and not really strong enough to rough out the wooden spoons I was whittling. It accepts Dremel bits (If you don’t have any Dremel bits, no problem — it comes with a good […]
Creative designers play a pivotal role in engaging target audiences and customers, and while companies are eager to bring more of these professionals on board, you’ll have a hard time getting your foot in the door if you’re not using the industry’s best tools. From Adobe to Maya, the eduCBA Design & Multimedia Lifetime Subscription Bundle […]
As more companies aim to reel in costs and boost productivity, project managers are becoming an essential part of many operations, and they’re paid handsomely for their expertise. But, while demand is high, you’ll have a hard time getting your foot in the door if you’re not toting the right certifications. The Official Lean Six Sigma […]
Learning how to play the guitar is no easy feat, and plenty of aspiring rock stars wash out due to either lost interest or simply lousy teaching. The Jamstik+ aims to remedy both of these issues with a 21st-century approach. This smart guitar teaches you about chords, scales, and the like via an app on […]