This weeks links (2016-10-17)

In brief:

* JAYCAR rips off the Freetronics Experimenters Kit for Arduino

If you are looking for an Experimenter’s Kit for Arduino, don’t buy from Jaycar, buy the original.

* World of Warcraft: The Official Cookbook
Prepare a feast fit for a warchief with World of Warcraft: The Official Cookbook, a compendium of sweet and savory recipes inspired by the hit game from Blizzard Entertainment. Presenting delicacies favored by the Horde and the Alliance alike, this authorized cookbook teaches apprentice chefs how to conjure up a menu of food and drink from across the realm of Azeroth.
Featuring food pairings for each dish, ideas for creating your own Azerothian feasts, and tips on adapting meals to specific diets, this otherworldly culinary guide offers something for everyone. The aromatic Spiced Blossom Soup is perfect for plant-loving druids, and orcs will go berserk for the fall-off-the-bone Beer-Basted Boar Ribs. With alternatives to the more obscure ingredients—just in case…


* Thousands race through city streets for Melbourne Marathon (2016-Oct-16) [9 News]

* From the Cheap Seats: The Melbourne Marathon, where everyday heroes shine (2016-Oct-16) []

* Ultra Trail Australia Training Planners and Resources by Hanny Allston [Find Your Feet]

‘Many people have told me that I should charge for these resources. This is not in my values system. Knowledge and education should be free. All I ask is for athletes to believe in themselves and return or pass on the support in any way they can’ — Hanny Allston , founder of Find Your Feet


* ‘King Sagan’ conquers Doha war of attrition for two-year rainbow reign (2016-Oct-17) [SBS Cycling Central]
Peter Sagan powered home to his second consecutive road world championship, conquering Mark Cavendish and a vintage Tom Boonen. Australia’s Michael Matthews finished fourth in a sprint finale befitting the windy race of attrition.

Some reading/listening:

* The 51 Best Fantasy Series Ever Written (2015-Aug-21)
Whether you’re a Swords and Sorcery type of fantasy reader, a fan of battles and betrayal, or you just want a few more goddamn elves in your life, there’s something for you here. These are the truly great fantasy series written in the last 50 years.

Something from Bandcamp:
Stranger Things – Main Theme rmx by Cybass

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