Alastair Montgomery

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Using E Ink displays with a Raspberry Pi

Are you interested in using an E Ink display in your next Raspberry Pi project? Let us help you get started!Weather and new display using a Raspberry …

Vim Is The Perfect IDE

<i>This article was originally published in HackerNoon</i><p>Over the years I've jumped back and forth between many code editors, <b>IDEs</b> and <b>tools</b>; but it seems …

GitOps: 'Git Push' All the Things

While the idea of cloud-native computing promises to change how modern IT operations work, the idea remains vague for many who work in the …

Oracle VM VirtualBox: get Kubernetes cluster running in minutes!

By: | Director of Product Management<p>For who is interested to manually install Kubernetes from scratch.....you can easily follow the guide available …

N O D E’s Handheld Linux Terminal

Fit an entire Raspberry Pi-based laptop into your pocket with N O D E’s latest Handheld Linux Terminal build.The Handheld Linux Terminal Version 3 …

Raspberry Pi

Samsung's phone-as-desktop concept now runs Linux

Samsung's DeX is a clever way to turn your phone into a desktop computer. However, there's one overriding problem: you probably don't have a good reason to use it instead of a PC. And Samsung is trying to fix that. It's unveiling Linux on Galaxy, an app-based offering that (surprise) lets you run …

Linux

Learning Vim: What I Wish I Knew

<i>Vim</i>. Three letters that strike fear in the hearts of <i>millions</i>. By chance, I stumbled upon Vim (<i>Vi</i>-Improved) a couple of months ago. It was love at …

The New World’s Strongest Coffee is Called “Black Insomnia” for a Reason

The International Food Information Council recommends a daily caffeine intake of 300 mg, while the FDA recommends 400 mg, but just one 12-ounce cup …

My favorite command-line utilities

<b>How I stopped worrying about GUI and learned to love the terminal</b><p>Introduction<p>I’ve talked previously about my initial experience with MacOS. While I …

Best Linux terminal emulators of 2018

The terminal is the beating heart of Linux, no matter how hard today’s user-friendly graphical distros might try to push it into the background. If …

How the Raspberry Pi 3 Benchmarks Against Older Models

The Raspberry Pi 3 was released this week and while the big talking point is built-in Wi-Fi and Bluetooth, it still gets a bit of a speed bump. So, …

Top 200 Sci-Fi Movies - How many have you seen?

Raspberry Pi 3 Model B Starter Pack Arrives At Adafruit (video)

Following on from the recent launch of the new Raspberry Pi 3 mini PC to be added to the ever-growing range of mini PCs available in the Pi range …

Narratively, movies go through a number of changes throughout the span of production - and nowhere as much, perhaps, as in their endings. As …

50 Brilliant Science Fiction Movies That Everyone Should See At Least Once

Science fiction has rocked cinemas for a century, and the genre has produced many undisputed classics during that time. But which movies are …

Science Fiction

Simple guide to setup Arduino IDE on Linux

To install Arduino IDE, visit Arduino download page, and pickup the one according to your platform.<p>For Windows, and Mac OSX, just follow the …

How to build your own Raspberry Pi NAS

Do you have a bunch of USB disks that you juggle between your various computers? Did you know that you can plug all of them into a Raspberry Pi, …

Raspberry Pi

The Turbo Porsche 911 Carrera Starts a New Tradition

The least expensive 911 goes turbo.<p><i>(This story appeared in the 2016 March-April issue of</i> Road & Track<i>.)</i><p>New 911s make peopleunhappy.<p>Not most people. Most people who buy a new Porsche 911 are probably thrilled. Stereotype says the car makes junior lawyers feel like senior lawyers. Or that it lets …

How to set up a Raspberry Pi-powered cloud service

Do you want the convenience of an omnipresent Dropbox-like storage service without doling out wads of cash and your data to a third party? OwnCloud …

Linux

25 Useful IPtable Firewall Rules Every Linux Administrator Should Know

Managing network traffic is one of the toughest jobs a system administrators has to deal with. He must configure the firewall in such a way that it …

Linux

GitHubber wants to revive the first Unix in a PDP-7 emulator

something about historyAn IT lecturer from the Australian state of Queensland wants to revive the very first Unix – the version written by Ken …

Crowd-funded OpenShot 2.0 delivers graphic Linux package

<b>Review</b> It's been nearly two and a half years since the OpenShot video editor released an update. The long-awaited OpenShot 2.0 was beginning to feel …

30 Top Things to do after installing Ubuntu 15.10

Ubuntu 15.10<br>After installing Ubuntu 15.10 (Wily Werewolf) there are few things you need to do to make it even better. These include installing …

Linux

How to Perform Network Sniffing with Tshark

This time let's talk about Tshark, a powerful command-line network analyzer that comes with the well known Wireshark. It works like Tcpdump, but with …

Linux

Mike Winkelmann Has Spent The Last Decade Drawing An Image A Day

Recently, we pointed to the debut Journal of Science Fiction’s first issue, and we were struck in particular by Mike Winkelmann’s artwork featured on …

Canonical to launch Ubuntu tablet that can be used as a PC

Canonical is set to launch its first commercial tablet running the Ubuntu Operating System, allowing users to use as a PC as well – the <b>Aquaris M10</b> …

New Angle on Raspberry Pi Zero Hub

Collectively, the Hackaday readers sigh, “Not another Pi Zero hub!!!”. But [Sean Hodgins’] hub is different. It has a new angle, literally. Besides, …

Raspberry Pi

Here are the 29 superhero movies coming out in the next 5 years

Get ready! Nearly 30 superhero movies have been announced to hit theaters over the next few years.<p>We'll see Marvel complete "Phase 3" of its cinematic universe while DC will start playing catch-up by building its own multiverse on the groundwork laid by 2013's "Man of Steel."<p>The list of announced …

How to Use ‘Tmux Terminal’ to Access Multiple Terminals Inside a Single Console

System administrators often need to work on multiple consoles and thus they appreciate the ability to switch from one to another in a snap with a …