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Synchronization primitives in the Linux kernel.

This chapter describes synchronization primitives in the Linux kernel.<p>Introduction to spinlocks - the first part of this chapter describes …

Linux

How to Make Cold Brew Coffee, According to Starbucks Barista

Let’s face it. Most college students wouldn’t be here today if it weren’t for the power of a good (and strong) cup of coffee. Hot or iced, black or …

Snickerdoodle Dev Board Boasts ARM Processor with Onboard FPGA

The team at krtkl (pronounced “critical”) is crowdfunding Snickerdoodle, a $55 hybrid development board that has an ARM application processor with an onboard FPGA. It is programmable from a cellphone, has 230 general purpose input/output pins (GPIO) including ground pins, and might just be the next …

Microcontroller

Coffee Maker Reviews | Best Coffee Machines 2018

Typical automatic coffee machines often brew subpar quality cups of Joe, so we set out...<p>January 4, 2018<p>Looking at affordable Hamilton Beach coffee …

Coffee

Awesome Open Source Documents

This is not a list of free programming books. This is a curated list of open source or open source licensed documents, guides, books which can read, …

Programming

Apple Pulls Older Software From 'Purchased' Tab in Mac App Store

Apple recently removed older versions of OS X and other discontinued software from the Purchased tab of users who had previously purchased or downloaded them. With the change, it is no longer possible for users to download Aperture, iPhoto, OS X Lion, OS X Mountain Lion, and OS X Mavericks from the …

Avast, Qualcomm tag team to protect devices at the kernel level

The companies are working at the hardware level to protect mobile devices from malware and zero-day threats.<p>Avast and Qualcomm have joined forces to …

Mobile

How to Make Custom Shields for Your Microcontroller Board

Microcontrollers such as Arduinos are a great way to control your custom electronics projects. But you always need some way to connect the external components to the microcontroller board. Jumper wires can work for this, but having too many loose wires running around is just asking for trouble. A …

DE Main Boards - DE0-Nano-SoC Kit/Atlas-SoC Kit

The DE0-Nano-SoC Development Kit presents a robust hardware design platform built around the Altera System-on-Chip (SoC) FPGA, which combines the …

How to DIY a Copper Coffee Maker in Less than an Hour

Anyone looking to replace that old drip coffee maker but avoid just jumping on the overflowing Chemex bandwagon (I can say that, I own a Chemex) can …

Coffee

Arduino Cheat Sheet

This is a poster-sized cheat sheet for Arduino programmers. It draws primarily from the Arduino Language Reference, including most of the common, …

A $60 Gadget That Makes Car Hacking Far Easier

The average automobile today isn’t necessarily secured against hackers, so much as obscured from them: Digitally controlling a car’s electronics …

A Reddit AMA – come along and ask me anything about embedded software or whatever … « The Colin Walls Blog

In the UK, it is well known that an early sign of being old is making the observation “don’t the policemen look young”. As I am an advocate of the …

Facebook just taught us all how to build websites

Sometimes in software development, we take giant leaps.<p>In 2003, Brad Fitzpatrick released Memcached, and began talking about LiveJournal’s …

Awesome C++

A curated list of awesome C++ (or C) frameworks, libraries, resources, and shiny things. Inspired by awesome-... stuff.<p>Awesome C++<p>Standard …

No Barista Needed: How To Brew Your Own Coffee At Home

Emily Dullea of Toby's Estate Coffee shows us the easiest and best ways to make the perfect cup of coffee at home—in under five minutes.<p>Why start off your morning waiting in line at your local coffee shop when you can relax with your own perfect, homemade cup of coffee at home? While brewing your …