by András Zsitko | Dec 8, 2016 | Linux, Raspberry Pi
Xiaomi MiFlora is a cost-effective plant sensor, which uses Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) to communicate wirelessly, and is capable of sensing temperature, soil humidity, light, soil fertility and it’s own battery level.
by András Zsitko | Oct 9, 2016 | Linux
This one-liner checks the current sum of download speed of all torrents currently running in transmission-daemon. You can also direct the output to a file, to have a logfile of it.
by András Zsitko | Oct 3, 2016 | Raspberry Pi
There’s a feature in network cards, which allows to power on a PC if a certain “magic packet” is received on the physical (MAC) address of the network interface.
by András Zsitko | Sep 24, 2016 | Linux, Raspberry Pi
The RTL8188eu WiFi chip is not supported in Raspbian Lite out of the box, so we need a few things to make it work, but I’ll show you how. (more…)
by András Zsitko | Jun 19, 2016 | Linux
I got an ad-supported version Kindle 4 as a gift, but the ads bothered me, so I’ll show how to remove them.