The Gearhead Toolbox, second opening. Tools for diagrams and gauges.

The Gearhead Toolbox, second opening. Tools for diagrams and gauges.

These pure JavaScript libraries make it much easier to create beautiful dashboards and displays.

03/19/17

The Gearhead Toolbox, first opening, and look! Static web sites!

The Gearhead Toolbox, first opening, and look! Static web sites!

The Gearhead Toolbox on static web sites generators and hosting

03/11/17

A reader asks: How can I create an autoblog?

A reader asks: How can I create an autoblog?

You can automatically ingest content from multiple sources and turn it into blog posts

03/11/17

Uber and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Month

Uber and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Month

Uber, with their toxic corporate culture and illegal behavior, is becoming a bigger problem than most people realize

03/04/17

Enough with

Enough with "the Cyber"!

People who use the term "the Cyber" betray their deep and willful ignorance of technology. We should laugh at them.

03/04/17

10 killer Raspberry Pi projects (Collection 1)

10 killer Raspberry Pi projects (Collection 1)

School kids, makers, scientists, engineers, you name it, are building the most amazing digital machines and in this first round up I’ve collected some of notable and exciting examples of what people are making.

03/01/17

Meet the newest member of the RPi family: The Raspberry Pi Zero W

Meet the newest member of the RPi family: The Raspberry Pi Zero W

The Raspberry Pi Foundation just released the latest member of the RPi family: The Raspberry Pi Zero W, which adds 802.11n Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 4.0 support. It also includes the CSI camera connector that was added to the revised...

03/01/17

Pre-crime, algorithms, artificial intelligence, and ethics

Pre-crime, algorithms, artificial intelligence, and ethics

We've tried algorithmic justice based on statistics and it's not worked well. Could artificial intelligence do better?

02/25/17

The Gearhead Raspberry Pindex

The Gearhead Raspberry Pindex

The Gearhead index of Raspberry Pi and Internet of Things articles

02/25/17

Aliens ate my laptop

Aliens ate my laptop

Why alien subatomic particles from the farthest reaches of the galaxy might ruin your day

02/21/17

12 steps to small business security

12 steps to small business security

If you’re a small to medium-sized business and you wing it when it comes to network management and security then it’s not a question of if you will have a disaster, it’s merely a question of when. Here are 12 steps that will, in the...

02/20/17

Netool network port configuration analyzer - good concept, needs polish

Netool network port configuration analyzer - good concept, needs polish

The Netool network port configuration analyzer is a good concept and potentially a terrific product but needs polish

02/18/17

SkyBell HD, the best video doorbell so far

SkyBell HD, the best video doorbell so far

Good video, fast startup, neat design makes the SkyBell HD the best video doorbell so far.

02/14/17

Nanoleaf Aurora: Smart lighting for the nerd set

Nanoleaf Aurora: Smart lighting for the nerd set

The Nanoleaf Aurora is smart lighting for the nerd set and integrates with Alexa and Siri but getting it past your non-nerd significant other might be tricky.

02/04/17

The LeEco Le Pro 3 Ecophone; an Android smartphone definitely worth considering

The LeEco Le Pro 3 Ecophone; an Android smartphone definitely worth considering

The LeEco Le Pro 3 Ecophone; great performance, fantastic battery life, and a very good price. It's an Android smartphone definitely worth considering.

02/04/17

Internet of Things Messaging, Part 3: Testing Mosquitto

Internet of Things Messaging, Part 3: Testing Mosquitto

Testing Mosquitto, an MQTT broker that's a good choice for IoT messaging

01/28/17

Internet of Things Messaging, Part 2: The Mosquitto MQTT broker

Internet of Things Messaging, Part 2: The Mosquitto MQTT broker

Getting the free, open source, efficient, and robust Mosquitto MQTT broker up and running

01/24/17

Cluster HAT, the easiest way to build a Raspberry Pi Zero cluster

Cluster HAT, the easiest way to build a Raspberry Pi Zero cluster

One Cluster HAT, four Raspberry Pi Zeros, and one controller Raspberry Pi, and for under $100 you have a working cluster.

01/20/17

10 amazing Raspberry Pi clusters

10 amazing Raspberry Pi clusters

In this round up we have 10 Raspberry Pi clusters ranging from tiny, four node systems all the way up to 250 nodes behemoths. These clusters are being used for everything from teaching through to simulating massive IoT networks to...

01/12/17

The Rosie Pattern Language, a better way to mine your data

The Rosie Pattern Language, a better way to mine your data

Goodbye regex, hello Rosie Pattern Language, a better way to mine your data.

01/03/17

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