Category Archives: Projects

DIY OTG Cable Warning

This is a DIY OTG Cable Warning. I am a great advocate for Do It Yourself but several phones belonged to colleagues and their friends have come to grief in the last few weeks. This morning I informed of a 4th Android phone which … Continue reading

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Wanted: Old Transistor Radios

Once again I am on the hunt for old transistor radios of all shapes and sizes. Originally (way back in July) I mentioned I was looking for Bush and PYE models only but they seem to have acquired cult status … Continue reading

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Old Slua Posts Revisited

Old slua posts revisited is an understatement. I have managed to extract all the old slua.com posts from the corrupted MySQL database. The database goes back to November 2003 but most of the early posts are tests and one liners and shall not … Continue reading

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GPIO Zero 30cm PCB ruler

The GPIO Zero 12″/30cm PCB ruler This is an image of both sides of the successful crowd sourced project for the 12 inch / 30 cm version of the popular 6 inch quick reference ruler for GPIO Zero coding. The new longer … Continue reading

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DojoCon 2016 Dublin

Book Now on ti.to Royal Marine Hotel, Dun Laoghaire, Co. Dublin Tickets now LIVE for people in the CoderDojo community – Mentors, Champions, Parents etc.; also Youth Mentors The €20 price to the DojoCon 2016 Community includes the following: Friday (21 Oct) … Continue reading

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Coding Course with Bridge 21

My coding course with Bridge 21 finished today. It was advertised as a course for Advanced Cycle teachers and mentors in the extra curricular voluntary sectors. The 2 day course cum workshop covered Python, Scratch, the Raspberry Pi and basic electronics.  The course was … Continue reading

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