A Design Refresh

  • 2015-11-12

As is so often the case, I've had a new design for this blog kicking around for a couple of years. Actually applying it, of course, was never quite at the top of the To Do list. With a few days off, it finally bubbled up.

Getting started with a Raspberry Pi

  • 2014-09-14

Raspberry Pis are awesome little machines. Even with the Aussie Tax™ increasing the price, for about $50 you get a surprisingly capable computer in a tiny form factor.

There are a few gotchas getting up and running, though – particularly if you haven’t used Linux before. For example I didn’t know the right terminology for packages and using apt-get, which made searching for help a bit annoying at first.

This post is basically a list of things I’d have liked to know when I bought my first Pi, just to get up and running faster. Hopefully these tips will save someone some time…