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Ben finishes creating a device that prevents texting while driving and demonstrates it's usage.
In part two of Ben's creation of the texting prevention device, he delves a little deeper into the contents of the device, showing off how the SD card works and explaining the code. Then Ben does a demo with the device and shows off just effective it would be at preventing a teen from texting. Plus, Ben shows off his latest 3D printed creation, the Spam can cover!
Ben explains what the project is, what we've done and what we're working on today.
Ben shows of the Spam lid he designed and 3D printed.
Ben uses a diagram to explain the electronics.
Ben shows the parts he needs to wire together.
Ben shows the SD card pinout.
Ben shows the PCB with the parts wired up.
Ben powers up the electronics and tests them.
Ben shows the contents of the SD card.
Ben and Alyson demonstrate how the code works.
Ben shows how the device came together.
Ben and Alyson demonstrate the device in action.
Ben rants about movie re-boots.
Ben answers a viewer question.
Ben says what's in store for the next episode.
about 16 hours ago
@JimmyTransistor Don't forget falling through 95% of atmosphere and not burning up, even though they said "We'll Burn Up!" UG...
about 17 hours ago
@AlexPeretto Thanks for watching!
about 17 hours ago
I saw this Xbox Laptop Kickstarter at Maker Faire http://t.co/7kNjzX1xJC Seemed pretty solid!
about 18 hours ago
Hollywood, enough "controlling someone who's not what they seem to create a war on terror for profit" plotlines already. It's 2013 not 2004.
Since it takes more than 160 characters, my Xbox One thoughts: http://t.co/FjfbAzibTK
@denistsoi Wow it's very much like the current 360. But with a HUGE heatsink and fan. They aren't taking any chances with that :)