Tag Archives: hmi

Qt 5.1 on the blackberry playbook

I purchased a Blackberry Playbook a few months to experiment with Qt. At this moment, I am fiddling with Qt5.1. The documentation that helped me along can be found on: http://qt-project.org/wiki/Building-Qt5-for-the-Playbook http://qt-project.org/wiki/Building_and_Deploying_Qt_Applications_to_the_Playbook   https://github.com/preet/scratch/wiki/Qt-5.1-on-the-Playbook I hope these URL’s are also … Continue reading

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Blackberry playbook, my first steps

I was looking for a Blackberry Playbook because it runs qnx and I needed a Qt test platform 🙂 So, I got one from Ebay and started to read the qt-project wiki. This wiki provides all information that is required … 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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Automatic live web page slideshow

One day, Rob Valent (Managing Director ATS Benelux) came up with the idea to set up a display in our public lunch area that shows several websites or local announcements. The application had to meet the following requirements: – A … 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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Gauge widget is going to be made available

A number of people asked me if I was willing to share the code of the gauge widget shown below. I am still looking for a good place to host the code but I decided to share it. I hope … Continue reading

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Building a vintage thermometer for Android

I’m looking for ways to use Android as HMI platform in the Industrial Automation. The only thing lacking by default are user controls (a.k.a. widgets). In my search for widgets, i stumbled upon a blog named “Mind the Robot” showing … Continue reading

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