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Johnty’s tourist guide to Mons

Here’s a short guide of some of the places I enjoyed during my previous stays in Mons. Hope you will find them useful, and I’d love to hear other places that you guys discover during your stay! One of my … Continue reading

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Wifi Site Survey

One thing that is helpful when deploying wifi devices is to do a site survey and see what existing access points are present. This way, you can choose the new router to operate on a channel that doesn’t interfere. Applications … Continue reading

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Setting up the Kinect with Windows/ni-mate; driver issues

Last night, Ethan, Naithan and I managed to get the Xbox Kinect working with Ethan’s Windows machine that was having problems. The main issue turned out to be the drivers, and the most important thing we learnt was this: Do … Continue reading

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3D Printed Kinect Stand, attempt #1

Here’s the first attempt at printing out a tripod stand for the kinect. The red prints failed halfway through due to filament feed issues. The black filament worked a bit better. This design has some minor problems – one of … Continue reading

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fruity desserts and kinect stands

I’ve been playing with this little linux-based embedded computer called the Raspberry Pi. At $35, it’s nothing to write home about in terms of computational performance. However, it is TINY¬†and a full fledged system that runs Linux, has built in … Continue reading

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