Events

  • October 13, 2013

    Playing with OpenVPN

    Some friends of mine are real network-junkies, and do neat things with networking technologies. I’ve seen things, you humans cannot imagine. By the way, one of the first things I wanted to try is setting up a VPN and doContinue reading

  • October 13, 2013

    POSIX Threads Programming — Some notes

    On October 7th I began a course on Computer Architecture and Operating Systems. First part of the course is about operating systems. I’ve alredy asked for a copy of “Modern operating systems” by Tanenbaum from the local library. The firstContinue reading

  • October 06, 2013

    Intel Galileo – update

    L’immagine qui sopra è tratta dal datasheet che potete trovare sul sito della board; la riporto qui perché trovo sia interessante il fatto che, rispetto a tanta concorrenza (da Arduino Yun a pcDuino), qui l’interfaccia hardware Arduino-compatibile è fornita direttamente dal chip, e non da un microcontrollore a parte. Da un lato, temo che così […]

  • October 03, 2013

    Intel-based Arduino

    Saluti da Roma! Sto seguendo la MakerFaire edizione europea, organizzata da Riccardo Luna e Massimo Banzi qui al centro congressi dell’EUR. Oggi c’è stata la conferenza d’apertura, decisamente interessante e con un sacco di ospiti che finalmente si sono potuti conoscere di persona (dagli organizzatori, a gente come Dale Dougherty, Bruce Sterling e tanti altri). […]

  • October 03, 2013

    OCD: monitoring the Kimsufi webpages — the nerd way!

    I do want a Kimsufi. But they’re in sold-out status since a month (about since someone made HackerNews notice they were renting dedicated servers for as low as 2,99€/month). Well, that means that in order to get my own Kimsufi,Continue reading