Some people at my workplace have these little USB IM status
their cubicle to let others in the area know if they are busy, available, etc.
There is accompanying software which monitors the current status set on their
The original Xbox is, to me, an iconic piece of gaming history and I have many
fond memories playing its games. It wasn’t long after its release
however, that its security system was completely
unsigned software (e.g. Linux!) was...
When dealing with HTML content, such as output from a Markdown processor, it is often useful to have a way to show an excerpt of the content. Much like a thumbnail for an image or a movie trailer.
Truncating HTML isn’t a very complicated proble...
I’ve recently been looking into setting up a private chat server. I initially considered using IRC. While I enjoy the simplicity of launching a client from my shell to connect to an IRC server, other users might find the whole experience a li...
Software Defined Radio (SDR) has been around for a long time. It wasn’t until recently, however, that it was discovered that a cheap $18 USB TV Tuner dongle could be used to sample arbitrary radio signals in the range of 25MHz to 1750MHz (give...