My NAS

I recently purchased a ZYXEL 320 NAS (Network Attached Storage) instead of using a big power hungry file server. My overall opinion of it is really high, It is a great little device that hold two internal SATA drives and has an easy to use interface which is very perfect of any home user. However there […]

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Colour Finder

I am finally releasing the Colour Finder application which I started writing over 2 years ago.  After fixing various bugs it is now ready for a full release,, this marks version 1.0.0. You can pick up the latest copy here. The Colour Finder application sits in your notification area allowing you to select a any […]

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Pinger

Recently I have been working on a tiny project I have named “Pinger”, the incentive behind this project comes from my sometimes laggy internet connection, which causing me to Ping a remote servers to see what kind of response speed I get. To prevent the need for this, the Pinger application automatically pings remote servers […]

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RooPI

So my life as an undergraduate student at Lincoln University is slowly drawing to an end, while I am still in Lincoln I have been spending some spare time working a little robotic project for some fun with Jonathon Woodliffe. The project has been to connect a Raspberry PI to a Roomba, we decided we […]

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Autonomous Landing

Since the last post, The motors have been replaced. I have spent a lot of time trying to get the quadcopter to level nicely, however  I’m still getting a lot of osculations and the system is still not complete.  I have attempted to use the accelerometer from the multiwii board instead of the sonar alone and found it to […]

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