FROM THE LAB

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Rich Rarey

Senior Software Engineer and Bluetooth SME

Building an FM/RBDS Transmitter using a RasPi Zero

March 20, 2018
I find it amusing that in this era of abundant personal electronic communication tools, “everyone” still wants to be a broadcaster. More specifically, an FM broadcaster. This belief stems from...
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Rich Rarey

Senior Software Engineer and Bluetooth SME

What is this Caller ID thing?

December 18, 2017
Every day, billions of telephone users take advantage of an early 1980s technology to help them decide if they want to answer an incoming call.  I was fascinated by the...
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Andy Lenox

Social Graph via Blockchain

November 22, 2017
Many of my lab day ideas are to explore some new technology. I’ve spent a day with GraphQL, doing image recognition with machine learning using CAFFE,  and doing a small...
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Mark Furland

USB Thinkpad Laptop Keyboard

October 19, 2017
Once a month at Tome everyone takes a break from their daily work and gets a free project day or Lab Day, where we can work on any project based...
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Tony Lawrence

A Quick and Simple Spatialized Virtual Reality Audio Mixer

August 29, 2017
A few weeks ago I created a demo for a Spatialized VR Audio Mixer. This is essentially a way to give pieces of audio locations in 3D space and a...
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Andy Lenox

Fun with iOS 11

July 21, 2017
iOS 11 is a funny release from Apple; one where they both implement the most basic, forehead slapping, obvious missing features, to some of the most impressive new technologies available....
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Ben Willshire

A Long-ish Write Up on Some Very Short Code

June 21, 2017
I first learned about code golf  the way I assume a lot of other people learned about it: I saw an interesting question in the “Hot Network Questions” section of...
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Jack McGinnis

Melodic Automata : Good Musicians Borrow, Great Machines Steal

June 20, 2017
When planning out my first lab day project at Tome, I wanted to create something that bridged the gap between my software engineering position and my musical orchestration passion. An...
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Matt Rathbun

Adventures in (Apache) Thrifting

June 19, 2017
As a member of Tome’s mobility team, I’m a fresh convert to the microservice dogma. After dealing with all the complexities of a massive, monolithic codebase in a previous project,...
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John Murch

A better “Home” App

June 14, 2017
Having recently just bought a house and moved, the amount of “Home Chores” has increased exponentially. Add in the fact that I am now living in the burbs rather than...
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