Conferences in 2017 ...
Conferencing continues in 2017 ... LinuxConfAU, PyConAU and perhaps YOW
New New Static Blog Site
This site is now on Github Pages.
ESP32 Capacitive Sensors
The ESP32's capacitive sensors, and how to use them from MicroPython
I've been doing a lot of work on MicroPython ESP32 lately ...
LinuxConf 2017 in Hobart
I've been to LinuxConf before and I've been to Hobart before but this time I'm going to LinuxConf in Hobart, for the Open Hardware Miniconf
Unicode? Too simple! Try Omnicode!
MAC address resolution
Why can't I just ping this widget?
some utility programs to copy and mount MicroPython filesystems from your computer
The Internet of (Not Shit) Things (at IoT Aus)
I did roughly the same talk again for IoT Aus
On Conferencing ...
So far in 2016 I've been to LinuxConf, PyConAU and Compose, and if it hadn't been the same weekend as PyCon I'd have gone to DDD as well. I've also been along to plenty of smaller meetups including MelbDjango and BuzzConf Nights. So why all this relentless conferencing?
Flobot: The Journey Continues
Flobot gets a rewrite into MicroPython, a new hardware platform and a lot more discussion ...
PyCon 2016 Melbourne
PyCon 2016 in Melbourne ...
a Virtual Load Balancer
The Internet of (Not Shit) Things
Trying to better understand the problems of the IoT by actually listening to its detractors.
The Internet of Toys: ESP8266, Flobot and Ciril
Postgres without SQL
So some ludicrous proportion of SQL these days is generated by one ORM or another. And all the cool kids have decided to move on to the next thing anyway. So that got me thinking ... when we talk to an SQL database through an ORM, we're turning a bunch of operations on objects into a human readable query language, then turning that back into a query plan. *Why?*
A Canticle for Diff3
A brief and not necessarily totally accurate history of diff3
Improving on the design of the NodeMCU modules ...
Ciril: Cubic Inch Robots in Labs
A project to create mini robots for education purposes