Well, it’s that time again. I got something to blargh about. Keeping it short and to the point: I recently bought a shiny new Archos Cesium 80 tablet with Windows 8.1. All very nice, being able to run w32 apps without any problem. But there’s one bottleneck: it only has 16GB of available disk space.… Continue reading ARCHOS Cesium 80 — support?!
The migration happened a few weeks ago, offloading my home network and trying to have more uptime. My estimation was 1 day, but it actually took 2 hours or so. This is a small update of what is migrated to the other/second server (codename HR2): – ZNC- Statistics generation and caching – FTP – Backups… Continue reading Server migration: what happened?
I’ve been away for too long. But I haven’t been sitting like a duck here. Been pretty busy with my new toy, the Raspberry Pi. I also got a new phone. One of the things I use my Raspberry Pi for, is to notify me on a new SMS or e-mail. It’s in combination with… Continue reading RPi, a new phone, and a new server (soon).
A few months back, I got a scanner from my uncle. It’s an ‘old’ HP scanjet 4470c. I’m using the 64 bits version of Windows 8; and there are no drivers for my little scanner. So I came up with an idea. I used my VirtualBox Windows XP (x86) installation, and installed the drivers on… Continue reading My scanner is boxed!
A portable server for around $85. Yes, if you told someone just that 10 years ago, you were put in an isolation cell in the worst-case scenario. But today it is possible, and nobody will call you crazy with this setup you can put in tiny handbags, dog or spaceship capsule. (unless you are going… Continue reading A quick portable server: Raspberry Pi
I received my Pi a day ago, and without a case. I thought it was better to make my own case. When I received my package, it included the following things: 2 pieces of paper, one for the precautions, and the other one was a quick-start guide The Raspberry Pi board A protective case, with… Continue reading Raspberry Pi: The included case -mod
A few days ago, I got a hold on a cheap generic Android ‘gaming’ tablet made by TomTec. I got it without a charger and it is sold for around 100$ and features Android 4.0. The problem with this tablet is that it requires a minimum of 2.1A to charge, without even using it. I… Continue reading The Apple and the Ampere
Well, here it is. My website is up and running, and not everything is restored. It took a little longer than I expected, and my apologies for my readers. Here is what happened last week, that caused delay: – Tweaked things up in the theme and the CMS – This caused my database to go… Continue reading Up and running!