01.
PCB design mistakes
2020 Oct 4th

PCB design mistakes

Electronic design is sometimes imagined to begin and end with the schematic. Whoever drew the schematic gets the "designer" credit; hobbyists search the Web for "free schematics" and just assume they will encounter no issues getting from there to a working build; and technical documentation for modules (including my own) focuses on displaying and explaining a clear schematic rather than givi…

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02.
Genome Jazz
2020 Aug 31st

Genome Jazz

The COVID-19 pandemic has made everybody interested in virology, and molecular biology more generally, and one of the cool things about living in the Future is that genome sequences have become accessible. Where it used to be the work of a person's entire career to maybe obtain just a fragment of the code for a single gene, now there are machines that can obtain a complete sequence for a sam…

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03.
MSK 013 release
2020 Jul 13th

MSK 013 release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Complex VCO takes the harmonious path TORONTO, Ontario - July 13, 2020 - North Coast Synthesis Ltd., Toronto-based manufacturer of electronic musical instruments, has combined through-zero phase modulation, wavefolding, and stereo image generation in its new complex voltage-controlled oscillator for Eurorack synthesizers. The module, called the Middle Path VCO for…

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