GLaDOS Voice Assistant

Henri Rantanen 7

I turned the most evil thing in the universe into a lightswitch.I did not want Google or Amazon listening to me, so I created my own passive-aggressive voice assistant based…

Caterpillar CAT S61 phone review

Henri Rantanen 0

This is the first instalment of My Device, where I tell my opinions on the tech that Ive chosen to use daily.

Today I review my new daily driver: Caterpillar CAT S61. The mobile phone with integrated FLIR thermal camera.

It’s my time to #DeleteFacebook

Henri Rantanen 0

I have decided to join 300 000 other Finnish people, who have decided to #DeleteFacebook recently. While at it, I deleted all social media owned and controlled by Facebook Inc. This includes WhatsApp and Instagram. Why? Keep reading...

Virtual Reality Flight Simulator

Henri Rantanen 9

In the summer of 2018, I built a VR-based flight simulator. The first version was just to just play with a computer with the yoke mounted to the desk, but I soon realized virtual reality would certainly add a whole layer of realism that would help train hand-eye coordination of flying a plane.

As a result I continued the project and added even more realism!

So, I’m going to be a pilot

Henri Rantanen 0

Ever since I was a little kid, there has been a small spark in me to get to the skies. Now, after a decade of aviation-related hobbies, I have started flight school to get a Private Pilot's License.

Read how I've gotten from flying RC-planes to skydiving and flying with an actual aircraft!