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Friday, October 7, 2022

In This Edition:
Paper circuits, Windows logo hack, Wrigley Field drone tour, pollinator pathmaker, & Other Voices Live in UCC!

Slí na mBeaglaoich is back for a second season and it is go h-iontach ar fad. Special mention to the Cork city episode (episode 2), with a short cameo by Caoimhín Ó Raghallaigh!

Paper Circuits

Image: Adapted from ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 2022, DOI: 10.1021/acsami.2c13503

Researchers at the State University of New York have developed a method for creating a paper based single-use electronic circuits which can be reduced to ash rather than leaking current non-biodegradable circuits.


Windows Logo Hack

Image: Symantec

A hacking group has been discovered using stenography to hide virus code in the old windows logo bitmap in an attempt to evade detection by virus scanners.

Wrigley Field Drone Tour

Image: Twitter, Chicago Cubs

The Chicago Cubs made an insanely incredible drone tour of Wrigley Field.

Pollinator Pathmaker

Image: Pollinator Pathmaker

Pollinator Pathmaker is a handy website that generates a garden plan based on your specified measurements that is optimised for pollinators. The plan is generated based on your preferences and includes details of the types of plants needed and where to plant them.

Other Voices Live - Bringing It All Back Home: UCC

Image: YouTube, Other Voices Live

Other Voices Live broadcast a bumper concert from UCC this week, packed full with some of the best music from Ireland available now. It's hard to pick the best from the super set of acts, although Rufous Nightjar are spectacular.

About Found This Week

Found This Week is a curated blog of interesting posts, articles, links and stories in the world of technology, science and life in general.
Each edition is curated by Daryl Feehely every Friday and highlights cool stuff found each week.
The first 104 editions were published on Medium before this site was created, check out the archive here.

Daryl Feehely

I’m a web consultant, contract web developer, technical project manager & photographer originally from Cork, now based in London. I offer my clients strategy, planning & technical delivery services, remotely & in person. I also offer freelance CTO services to companies in need of technical bootstrapping or reinvention. If you think I can help you in your business, check out my details on http://darylfeehely.com

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