This is my weather station powered by a Raspberry Pi 3A+ running Raspbian Buster lite. The weather station is a WS3080 and the software is pywws which uploads live weather data to Wunderground, Windy, openweathermap and weathercloud. I’ve now replaced this setup with a Raspberry Pi running weewx that receives data from the weather station… Continue reading Raspberry Pi 3A+ as a weather station
I asked our daughter the other day if she wanted to learn how to do some programming and she said “yes, she would”. I haven’t really done much programming since BBC BASIC over 20 years ago, so I decided to go for Python. This book Python For Kids seemed to be the ideal book as… Continue reading Learning to program with Python
This is my first post on my new WordPress site and thought I would upload a post from Blogilo the KDE Blogging Client. It can make a word bold, italic, underlined or even struck through.
Visited the local Comet store at the weekend and came across this netbook running Ubuntu Netbook remix. Looked quite smart and very easy to use. I did think about asking the staff about it, but remembering what they’re like for answering technical questions I thought again. Update: Thanks to my wife, I now own one… Continue reading Ubuntu seen on a netbook in Comet store