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Smartbooks have been delayed by Flash issues, says ARM

Smartbooks have been delayed by Flash issues, says ARM This what you get when you have a product ecosystem dependent on a single proprietary piece.

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Antennas on hillsides – interesting stuff

Antennas on hillsides – interesting stuff I’ve been thinking about how to optimize antennas for HF at my location, which is on a hillside. This provided me with some insight. I’m not sure what I’ll end up with for propagation … Continue reading

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Baghdad Burning – two years+

Baghdad Burning – two years+ Two years and a day since we last heard from River. I wonder how many other people still think about her now and then like I do.

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The Bob Jones project

The Bob Jones project I’ve been working on this for about two years now – it’s finally real. That detailed long range plan? I helped.

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Crippled wifi hardware

Crippled wifi hardware Matt had some wifi problems, possibly due to a vendor-imposed limitation on the hardware. There’s some nice insight on ways to troubleshoot this sort of thing.

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Catching satellites on ham radio

Catching satellites on ham radio Here’s a great introduction by Diana Eng about to how to listen to (and work) amateur radio satellites.

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Efficient String Concatenation in Python

Efficient String Concatenation in Python I stumbled across this while doing some midnight hacking last night. Interesting stuff.

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