The solar battery monitor

I’ve decided it was time I found a way to monitor my solar panels

Continue Reading June 17, 2016 at 2:45 pm Leave a comment

The Starway to Reno

So in theory you can control an infinitely long string of LEDs with just one data pin.
– At which point physics and engineering kick in to make life more difficult.

Continue Reading May 26, 2016 at 2:10 pm 1 comment

The problem with legal intercept and backdoors.

Next time you get a call from ‘windows support desk’ trying to defraud you, remember that this could have been engineered out of our phone system years ago but for the legal intercept requirements.

Continue Reading March 13, 2016 at 5:08 pm Leave a comment

The Investigation of Packets

So overall I give Internet connection records – 5/10, mostly because the requirements seem to have been written before the advent of cloud computing and webmail.

Continue Reading November 13, 2015 at 3:38 pm Leave a comment

The internet of stupid things.

Yep folks, if you call me when I’m brushing my teeth, you’ll get a customised voicemail telling you how much more brushing I still have to do.

Continue Reading October 20, 2015 at 3:30 pm 2 comments

The Jumping Janus.

This white drone can’t jump, but it can be controlled over webRTC.

Continue Reading February 4, 2015 at 12:05 pm 2 comments

The worst WebRTC demo yet.

The demo seems calculated to make webRTC look useless.

Continue Reading January 7, 2015 at 3:39 pm 3 comments

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