Archive for February, 2011

NerdKits: (H-)Arduino Light

Thursday, February 24th, 2011

NerdKits is a spartan turn on the whole Arduino phenomenon.

Since the Atmel microcontroller used by NerdKits is not soldered to a board (as is the case with Arduino) the NerdKits is more flexible in terms of design and learning, but harder to make a final product out of.

(“NerdKits” is not the best name for a product either.)

C programming in easy steps

Tuesday, February 15th, 2011

C Programming In Easy Steps (3d ed), by Mike McGrath, can be a good intro to the language, but only, I think, if you have some experience with the basics of programming in general.

It is also a good book to keep around as a reference for the basics of the C language.

CLI help

Sunday, February 13th, 2011

Helpful link for cli junkies.


Saturday, February 12th, 2011

Smile, breathe and go slowly.

Thich Nhat Hanh

BSD Certification

Thursday, February 10th, 2011

If you like MOTD, then you might like to look into BSD certification.