How this Google Home app helped my father after his stroke

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About a year ago my father had a stroke. After 70 years of work as a salesman, 6 days-a-week for 12 hours-a-day, this deficiency forced him into retirement. Hoping to get back to work, he received speech therapy but never fully recovered. Now in retirement, his typical quiet demeanor at home has kept him from…
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Touch Sensitive Button Using Conductive Fabric and Velostat

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For this experiment I decided to dive deeper into the EE side of things and wanted to get a feel (pun sort of not intended) for how it all worked. My goal was to figure out how to create a pressure sensitive button made out of fabrics, and hook it into an Arduino so I could program…
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