Water is life!

Water is life!

I really appreciate and respect water now more than ever after my recent trip to Arizona. Living around Great Lakes makes you forget the importance of water. We just take it for granted. I have noticed a town named Williams in Arizona on my way to Grand Canyon from Sedona. This town was full...

DIY Voice Assistant – Experiment with Open Source

DIY Voice Assistant – Experiment with Open Source

As winter is still holding strong, I and my son decided to take advantage of more “indoor time” and continue our experiments with Raspberry Pi.  This time we thought the best project would be to build our own voice assistant. With our quick research, we found out that MyCroft, an open source platform offered some...

The National Aviary in Pittsburgh

The National Aviary in Pittsburgh

The National Aviary is America’s only independent indoor nonprofit zoo dedicated exclusively to birds. Located in Allegheny Commons Park on Pittsburgh’s historic North Side, the National Aviary’s diverse collection comprises more than 500 birds representing more than 150 species from around the world, many of them threatened or endangered in the wild. https://www.aviary.org/about-us Pittsburgh is one...

Book Review – Think Like A Freak

Book Review – Think Like A Freak

Think Like A Freak – Book by Steven D. Levitt (Author) and Stephen J. Dubner (Author) A must read for those who dare to think differently and try to solve problems! What I really liked about this books is, it has lots of real-world examples and the way the content is presented. In fact,...