Rocode >> Hobbies

In addition to my employment I also perform many small hobby projects that utilise my technical skills.

Blog

Please visit my blog for the most up-to-date information with regards to my hobbies.

http://www.rocode.com/blog/ .

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Screencast: Link for a screencast Circuit Diagram: Link for circuit diagram Pivot Chart: Link for a pivot chart

Local Area Networking

Zentyal Gateway

http://www.rocode.com/zentyal/

Details of my ASUS EeeBox Mini computer running Zentyal Linux.

The Dude Network Monitoring

http://www.rocode.com/thedude/

Details of my installation of The Dude network monitoring package.

AVIS Event Router

http://www.rocode.com/elvin/ Watch how AVIS with a subscribed Tickertape is used with Freeview EPG Watch how an event is sent to a subscribed Tickertape from the DOS command line

Details of my installation of the AVIS Event Router.

Network Enabled Sensors

http://www.rocode.com/sensors/ Watch how a reed switch may emit Elvin notifiations Reed Switch Circuit Diagram PIR Module Circuit Diagram Pressure Mat Circuit Diagram

Details of my experimentation with internet connected sensors around my home.

http://www.rocode.com/sensors/LEDTemperature.html Watch how a 1-wire thermal probe is used with a LED display and speaker Hourly Temperature Chart A Hourly Temperature Chart B

Details on my 1-wire temperature sensor and LED display.

Telecommunications

Mythbuntu Media Centre

http://www.rocode.com/asrock/ Watch how I use Mythbuntu with an ASRock ION 3D Nettop PC

Details of my ASRock ION 3D Nettop computer running Mythbuntu Linux.

FM Music Transmitter

http://www.rocode.com/fmtransmitter/

How I play randomly from a playlist of music and broadcast it to a FM Transmitter.

EZCAP DAB+ Receiver

http://www.rocode.com/ezcap/

Details of my Ezcap DAB+ receiver running on Windows 7.

Web Site Programming

Screencasts for Multiple Browsers

http://www.rocode.com/screencasts/

Details of how I create screencasts that should play on most browsers.


Social Networking Website Enhancements

http://www.rocode.com/socialnetworking/

Details of how I add social networking enhancements to my websites.


Google Analytics Website Statistics

http://www.rocode.com/googleanalytics/

Details of how I add Google Analytics monitoring to my websites.

Miscellaneous

PowerSwitch Tail Home Automation

http://www.rocode.com/powerswitchtail/

Detailing the soldering a PowerSwitch Tail kit and connecting it to a Raspberry Pi.

Ripping and Tagging CDs

http://www.rocode.com/cdripping/

How I rip CDs using free software.

System Tune Up

http://www.rocode.com/tuneup/

Tools to tune up your system.