Experimenting with irc bots

  The November issue of Linux voice (soon to be integrated with Linux Magazine) had a tutorial on creating a simple IRC bot.  (ircbot1.py) I have been experimenting with this and have put the code on github various irc chat botshttps://github.com/zleap/irc_bots1 forks.0 stars.0 open issues.Recent commits: add comments re webcam, paul Sutton Merge branch 'master'…

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Adventures with Arduino Part 21

  I have now built a plant moisture monitor from project 8 in the Arduino project handbook.   I still need to do some finer calibration but it works. If you have the book, the project is on page 58/59.  The code can be downloaded from https://arduinohandbook.wordpress.com/projects/8-plant-monitor/ The full code from the book is now…

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Adventures with Arduino Part 18

adventures in arduino part 18 Further to the halloween project I decided to experiment further with the PWM features of the Nano Board.  First task was to look up which pins support PWM http://forum.arduino.cc/index.php?topic=79842.0 So from this: “PWM: 3, 5, 6, 9, 10, and 11. I loaded up the fade program from the example code…

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ToriOS Daily Build 1

Anyone following this blog will know that I am involved with ToriOS.  ToriOS is a GNU / Linux based system designed for low power and low memory systems, hence support for non-PAE hardware. ToriOS is currently in the late stages of development, and we would like more testers for the daily build iso files. More…

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