Need to put together a relatively easy Halloween costume? Dress as a War Boy from Mad Max: Fury Road. You need some basic costume pieces, goggles, white and black face paint, and silver Wilton edible spray for the mouth. You’ll be shiny and chrome and ready for Valhalla. Wholesale Halloween Costumes has posted a video makeup tutorial and a step by step photo evolution of the makeup on their website. If your finished makeup looks rough around the edges, it will just look like you’ve been out on a ride for Immortan Joe.
Eink, E-paper, Think Ink – Collin shares six segments pondering the unusual low-power display technology that somehow still seems a bit sci-fi – http://adafruit.com/thinkink
Stop breadboarding and soldering – start making immediately! Adafruit’s Circuit Playground is jam-packed with LEDs, sensors, buttons, alligator clip pads and more. Build projects with Circuit Playground in a few minutes with the drag-and-drop MakeCode programming site, learn computer science using the CS Discoveries class on code.org, jump into CircuitPython to learn Python and hardware together, TinyGO, or even use the Arduino IDE. Circuit Playground Express is the newest and best Circuit Playground board, with support for CircuitPython, MakeCode, and Arduino. It has a powerful processor, 10 NeoPixels, mini speaker, InfraRed receive and transmit, two buttons, a switch, 14 alligator clip pads, and lots of sensors: capacitive touch, IR proximity, temperature, light, motion and sound. A whole wide world of electronics and coding is waiting for you, and it fits in the palm of your hand.