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Ordered the Raspberry Pi

A few month ago, the Raspberry Pi was announced. On the 29th of februari, a huge amount of geeks, enthusiast, computer programmers were able to bring down 3 websites. RS-Components, Farnell and Raspberry Pi‘s website were not able to process the registrations … Continue reading

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SCADA software has gotten out of control

SCADA software has gotten out of control, Ignition runs on Windows, Mac and Linux. 100% Cross Platform!

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We would love to get a glimps of the software used in Honda’s robot ASIMO!

We would love to get a glimps of the software used in Honda’s robot Asimo!
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Openbricks, an industrial grade Embedded Linux Framework

You really might want to take a look at http://www.openbricks.org If you are in the process of cooking your own linux distro for an ARM platform like the IGEPv2. I am using it to get Geexbox up and running on … Continue reading

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Gauge widget available at Google Code

A few months ago, I wrote an Android gauge widget based on the vintage thermometer written by MindTheRobot. I also updated the Vintage Thermometer in the process. I received a lot of positive feedback on the gauge and a number of … Continue reading

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Make things goodder

Last friday, I attended the ATS Inspect workshop at the ATS university day 2010.  We were asked to describe ATS Inspect and one of my co-workers from the UK came up with ‘make things goodder’. To be honest, it does tell … Continue reading

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Advantech’s APAX-5000, A PC with PLC capabilities

A few days ago, I received an email from Advantech mentioning the APAX-5000. The APAX-5000 is a PC based controller with PLC capabilities. These systems are also known as PAC (Programmable Automation Controller). Rockwell, NI, General Electric, OPTO22 and others … Continue reading

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