A place for random projects
This website is a place for random hardware and software projects. Sometimes even a bit of both.
DIY Cigar Oasis WiFi
So, for a very long time now I’ve wanted to upgrade my older original Cigar Oasis to have Wi-Fi or as Cigar Oasis calls it … a “Smart Humidor“. However, I didn’t want to buy the Cigar Oasis Wi-Fi Attachment Module. Which it now looks like you can’t even buy it, you have to purchase …
Adafruit – Circuit Playground Dev. Ed. – Has Arrived!
So I got this new toy yesterday form Adafruit. Not to pleased on the $10 shipping (for an envelope) but for a total of $29 this should be a fun board. Can’t wait to start a new project with this! Maybe some kind of Tony Stark chest piece?!?
nMap for Local Network
Easy Way to Find ODROID/RPi/Arduino On Your Network: sudo nmap -sP -PS22,3389 192.168.0.1/24 Returns: Nmap scan report for 192.168.0.xx Host is up (0.00025s latency). MAC Address: XX:XX:XX:XX:XX:XX (ODROID) Quick nmap tutorial: http://www.cyberciti.biz/networking/nmap-command-examples-tutorials/
Mosquitto – MQTT Broker Install
Okay, first off this is a helper for me to remember what I did to get rolling with Mosquitto. If you find it useful great and if not great. This info is based off a few Mosquitto articles on the web that I put together as what worked best for me. I did most of …