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Dilshan Jayakody
Works at Seven Deuce Gaming
Attends University College Dublin
Lives in Maharagama, LK
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IBM's TrueNorth computer chip shows it can do deep learning despite not having been designed for it
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μPC1237 based 2 channel speaker protector
When working with expensive speaker system, speaker protector is an essential item to avoid any damages to speakers. In this project we build low cost speaker protector by using NEC's μPC1237 IC. The circuit in this project is based on μPC1237 datasheet and...
When working with expensive speaker system, speaker protector is an essential item to avoid any damages to speakers. In this project we build low cost speaker protector by using NEC's μPC1237 IC. The circuit in this project i...
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The ESA found its lost comet probe, and a whole lot of science.
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Found this advertisement on March 30th, 1930 Silumina news paper. 
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Is there life beyond Earth? Join NASA's director of planetary science James Green for a survey of the places in our solar system that are most likely to harbor alien life.
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The world's largest radio telescope began searching for signals from stars and galaxies and, perhaps, extraterrestrial life Sunday in a project demonstrating China's rising ambitions in space and its pursuit of international scientific prestige.
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Sri Lanka to standardize power sockets as 'square pin' from next year...
Sri Lanka to standardize power sockets as 'square pin' from next year
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Lunar craters at Waxing Gibbous phase (8.31 days). This photograph is targeted for Ptolemaeus, Archimedes, Autolycus, Aristillus, Plato craters and Montes Apenninus mountain range.

Taken with Orion 8" f/3.9 Newtonian Astrograph. More lunar photographs are available at https://www.flickr.com/photos/jayakody2000lk/albums/72157665988146702
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CoCA Emerge + Tech - Musical plants project
CoCA "Emerge + Tech" - Musical plants is an electronics, software and plants base exhibit we developed for Cinnamon Colomboscope 2016 exhibition. This installation will feature a touch sensitive sensor that will generate a soothing sound from each plant. By...
CoCA "Emerge + Tech" - Musical plants is an electronics, software and plants base exhibit we developed for Cinnamon Colomboscope 2016 exhibition. This installation will feature a touch sensitive sensor that will generate a so...
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Sony TC-500 reel to reel player restoration
TC-500 is 4 track stereo reel to reel player which is build around 1960 - 1970 by Sony Corporation. This is vacuum tube base reel to reel player with 2 × 3W audio output power. TC-500 is dual speed (3¾ and 7½ ips) tape recorder and it support reels up to 7 ...
TC-500 is 4 track stereo reel to reel player which is build around 1960 - 1970 by Sony Corporation. This is vacuum tube base reel to reel player with 2 × 3W audio output power. TC-500 is dual speed (3¾ and 7½ ips) tape record...
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Introduction
Hello, I'm a software engineer and specially interested about operating systems, mechatronics, embedded systems, computer graphics and signal processing.

I'm also an amateur radio operator and my call sign is 4S6DRJ. Other than amateur radio I devote my free time for astronomy and open source software / hardware developments.
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My first computer is Commodore 64
Education
  • University College Dublin
    present
  • National Institute of Business Management
    present
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Male
Birthday
June 20
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Software Engineer
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  • Seven Deuce Gaming
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Maharagama, LK
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The Backyard Astronomer's Guide - Terence Dickinson, Alan Dyer - Google ...
books.google.lk

books.google.lk - The modern classic, completely updated. The newest edition of The Backyard Astronomer's Guide includes the latest data and

From Napkin to Final Product, One PCB Design’s Journey (Part 1)
machinedesign.com

Follow a designer from doodling on a napkin to producing a final product for a new PCB.

In Memoriam: Seymour Papert 1928-2016
cacm.acm.org

Papert was known for focusing on the impact of new technologies on learning, and on technology use in schools as learning organizations.

Quantum random number generator combines best of two approaches
phys.org

(Phys.org)—Science is a discipline that often seeks order and patterns in the world around us, but randomness also has its uses. Random numb

Push-button generation of deep neural networks
www.embedded.com

CEVA has just announced the second generation of its CEVA Deep Neural Network (CDNN2) featuring the CEVA Network Generator.

Researchers Claim First 1,000-core Processor | EE Times
www.eetimes.com

A team of researchers from the University of California-Davis has reported designing a 1,000 core processor said to be the most energy effic

GPUs bring scalable processing to machine vision | Electronics Weekly
www.electronicsweekly.com

The industry should machine vision technology more user-friendly because this cutting-edge field has dramatic and positive potential for emb

Learn to Debug Real-time Embedded Software
www.edn.com

Real-time embedded systems are complex, so make sure you know efficient debugging techniques.

HDL Coding styles
www.edn.com

Look at a range of HDL coding styles.

Planet Analog - Analog Angle - I Still Have a Vacuum Tube in My House?
www.planetanalog.com

: The legendary vacuum tube still has an irreplaceable role in mass-market and specialized applications, but that too may be changing due to

When 3D Printing Meets PCBs | EE Times
www.eetimes.com

The convergence of electronics and 3D printing will bring the PCB prototyping in-house.

Richard Wilson
www.electronicsweekly.com

Scientists from the Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology (MIPT) have succeeded in growing ultra-thin (2.5-nanometre) ferroelectric fil

You Gotta See This! | EE Times
www.eetimes.com

One can only imagine their sense of wonder if young kids could see these projected animations with their own eyes.

The actual father of electricity
www.edn.com

You may think that Volta or Ampere would be credited with being the father of electricity, but not so.

Microchip Signs to Buy Atmel | EE Times
www.eetimes.com

Microcontroller, analog and flash memory IC vendor Microchip Technology Inc. (Chandler, Ariz.) has agreed to buy Atmel Corp. (San Jose, Cali

What's the best C/C++ course for someone like me?
www.embedded.com

Is it best to start with C and to then learn C++, or should one focus on C++ and pick up C "on the way," as it were?

8 Predictions for 2016 | EE Times
www.eetimes.com

It's been a long, busy year and my crystal ball is flashing me warnings that its battery is almost spent, so take these few blurry visions f

This is one of the great place to buy books in Sri Lanka. They have vast collection of engineering and related books. Also staff is very helpful!
Public - 2 weeks ago
reviewed 2 weeks ago
This place is recommended for high quality test instruments, soldering equipment and for audio equipment. Robert Agencies is the place to get genuine Goot, Sanwa, Casio and Ahuja products in Sri Lanka.
Public - a month ago
reviewed a month ago
Outstanding service! Can get any element14 products from them. Highly recommended for branded and good quality electronic components, test instruments, etc.
Public - 5 months ago
reviewed 5 months ago
Overall, I'm impressed with JKOA services and products. The customer service isn't the best, but the store is impressive and have wide range of selection. Can recommended for Asus laptops.
Public - 5 months ago
reviewed 5 months ago
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I order several stuff with Kapruka Global Shop and this place is great. Staff is really helpful and friendly. If someone wants to get stuff from Amazon or other US stores like BestBuy, eBay, this is the best place to try.
Public - a month ago
reviewed a month ago
Friendly service, and they have wide range of electrical items.
Public - 5 months ago
reviewed 5 months ago
They have nice collection of "high quality" electronic components. Staff is friendly, and knowledgeable. Silvertones is local (Sri Lanka) RS components distributor.
Public - 2 years ago
reviewed 2 years ago