Category Archives: BBC

August

As of today I am on gardening leave, and I intend to spend the time productively (after taking a long-planned and well-deserved holiday next week!). In no particular order: Update this blog more regularly, I have some posts that I … Continue reading

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Raspberry Pi: Who is it really for?

There is a lot of discussion on the Internet today about the Raspberry Pi. This is a project over which I am deeply ambiguous. On the one hand, exposure to computing at an early age was enormously influential on my … Continue reading

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Illiquid Markets

Some crazy prices on eBay: RAMAMP RA20+44 for £500. This (I believe) is a board that adds 32K to a standard Model B, which can be used as sideways or shadow RAM. A shadow RAM only Aries B20 goes for … Continue reading

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Happy New Year

Regular readers may have noticed that I’ve gone a bit quiet of late. Part of this is down to the new job which has been keeping me busy; it builds on my existing skills of course, but there is plenty … Continue reading

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