Thursday, November 20, 2008

100 Blogs That Will Make You Smarter - Here!

The Automata / Automaton Blog was recently included in a list of "100 Blogs That Will Make You Smarter". Our humble blog is in some fine company in the "Do It Yourself" section of the list.

Do It Yourself

  1. Make: Blog. Learn how to make some seriously cool stuff with this blog from the popular Make Magazine.
  2. Instructables Community Blog. Find out how to make the world’s largest pinata or test your Instructables knowledge with a quiz on this blog.
  3. Hacks Blog. Make a cake in a coffee mug, a Linux-controlled power switch, or play backed-up Wii games with the information here.
  4. DIY City Blog. Independent artists with a DIY flair share their ideas that range from knitted hats to hand-made jewelry.
  5. DIY Audio Projects. From vacuum tubes to subwoofers, this blog will help you build your own audio projects.
  6. The Automata/Automaton Blog. If you are interested in making or collecting automata or mechanical toys, this blog will provide you with plenty of information.
  7. DIY Woodworking, Home Improvement, and Art Projects. From building a guitar to installing a toilet, learn how to do it all here.
  8. Gizmodo. Learn to see in 3D or read about the latest tech gadgets at this blog.
  9. Hacked Gadgets. Learn to make your computer control an LCD display or create a beer cooler lock down on this blog.
  10. Chic Knits. Get your knit on with this blog that offers suggestions, tips, photos, and more to help you knit stuff worth wearing."
Here the link to full list of 100 Blogs That Will Make You Smarter at OnlineUniversities.com.

[ Thanks Kelly! ]


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Sunday, June 10, 2007

New URL: AutomataOnline.com now directs to The Automata / Automaton Blog

If you've ever had trouble remembering the URL for The Automata / Automaton Blog (http://www.dugnorth.com/blog/), things just got easier.

I've secured a new domain name that will automatically forward you to the blog's current location. All your old bookmarks will still work because nothing has really moved. Think of this as a shortcut to the blog's home page.

The new URL is: AutomataOnline.com.

Thanks for visiting and thanks for all the great suggestions you have sent in!

Dug North

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