Dangerous Prototypes Blog Schedule
We post around 6-8 posts every day. Here is the schedule for featured posts we do every week.
|Features||Idea, new 3D model||Eagle tips or parts||Tutorial,Project preview, partlist post||Workshop video, new projects||Week in preview||Two app notes||Two app notes|
|Free PCBs||Free PCB over Twitter||Free PCB over Facebook||Free PCB Sunday|
|Giveaways||Giveaway announce||Giveaway reminder||Giveaway remind, winner announcement|
- Free PCB and Week in preview posts will be scheduled in the morning US eastern time.
- Week in (p)review runs before free PCB Friday.
Feature posts are topic specific posts we run during the week, they are usually scheduled at 17:00 blog time. With the exception of Workshop Update which runs at 23:00 every work day, and App note posts which run at 13:00, and 21:00 every Sunday, and Saturday
Workshop Update - every work day
Workshop updates are a collection of major hurdles that were encountered that day. They cover everything from any office news, project updates, bugs encountered etc...
New 3D model - every Monday
Every Monday we make a new 3D model and a rendering of one of our projects. Models are designed in SketchUp and rendered in Kerkythea. You can download them from our 3D Warehouse collection, or from our SVN, located inside 'art' folders of the modeled project folders.
Idea - Mondays when available
If we have a new idea for a project that we'd like to make, we'll share it on Mondays. This is usually a sketch, and a brief description on what the project will be about.
Eagle tips or parts - every Tuesday
Every Tuesday we'll post a tip for making life easier when designing PCBs with Cadsoft Eagle. Or instead of the tip we'll post a new part we added to out Eagle library.
Tutorial - every Wednesday
Every Wednesday we'll post a tutorial about anything related to our company. These can cover PCB design with Eagle, 3D modeling, case design, company administration, video production, miscellaneous electronics related stuff, etc...
Project preview - Wednesday when available
If we have a new project we'd like to preview, we'll do it on a Wednesday. This covers photo of the project, schematics, and a basic explanation of the projects functionality.
Partlist post - Wednesday when available
If we add a new part to our partlist, we'll talk about it on a Wednesday. This will cover, the part functionality, it's datasheet, and an explanation on how we intend to use it in one of our projects.
Workshop Video or new project video - every Thursday
Dangerous Prototypes original video presented by Ian. In these we cover the latest news projects, or interrogating electronics stuff we encounter in the workshop. If we go on electronics related trips like Maker Faires, Global Geek Tours etc... This is where we cover them.
Week in preview - every Friday
A round up post featuring the major topic covered on the blog during the week.
App notes - two per day every Saturday and Sunday
Every weekend we bring you 4 app notes we find interesting that week. The come from industry giants like Microchip, Atmel, Maxim, Linear Technology, Texas Instruments, Analog Devices, etc...
|Time of day US EST||Blog server time||Post type||Author/s|
|7:00 EST||11:00||Regular post||DP|
|9:00 EST||13:00||Regular post||DP|
|11:00 EST||15:00||Regular post||the machinegeek|
|13:00 EST||17:00||Feature post||DP/Ian/Filip|
|15:00 EST||19:00||Regular post||DP|
|17:00 EST||21:00||Regular post||DP|
|19:00 EST||23:00||Workshop Update||DP|
|21:00 EST||1:00||Regular post||the machinegeek|