Category: Gadgets

First impressions of the Raspberry Pi 4

This semester I'm helping with some undergraduates studying a Hardware-Software interfaces course. The software is C and assembly, and the hardware is the raspberry pi. For a long time I've wanted to try out using a raspberry pi, so this seemed like…

A case against addiction

Google Stadia Video Gaming System The numerous cons of video gaming are detrimental to the success of individuals and therefore a major limiting factor to the continuation of a favorable outcome in society. The graphics and emotions portrayed in…

Nest Ramble

For Christmas, my parents got a Nest mini "smart" speaker. Technophobe yells at cloud.…

電子書籍のフォント 問題

先日、HumbleBundleで電子書籍を買った。でも、リーダーに電子書籍を入れた後で、嘘のフォントを見た。 電子書籍のリーダーがフォントの引用符を嘘に見せる。電子書籍は英語で、でも引用符が広い。…

Take Those Old Records off the Shelf...

  Records. Oh Records. Such a delight to listen to the same band for hours in a pre decided order with durable technology. CDs scratch so easily and spotify can sometimes be overwhelming with options of sound and music. Did you know there was over 4…

Building a PC

I've been into computers for a fair while - pretty much all of my life. Yet I've never really been into the hardware, and haven't ever built my own PC. With some recent struggles with my laptop I decided it was time to build a proper personal use…