Rocode >> Hobbies
In addition to my employment I also perform many small hobby projects that utilise my technical skills.
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Local Area Networking
Details of my ASUS EeeBox Mini computer running Zentyal Linux.
The Dude Network Monitoring
Details of my installation of The Dude network monitoring package.
AVIS Event Router
Details of my installation of the AVIS Event Router.
Network Enabled Sensors
Details of my experimentation with internet connected sensors around my home.
Details on my 1-wire temperature sensor and LED display.
Mythbuntu Media Centre
Details of my ASRock ION 3D Nettop computer running Mythbuntu Linux.
FM Music Transmitter
How I play randomly from a playlist of music and broadcast it to a FM Transmitter.
EZCAP DAB+ Receiver
Details of my Ezcap DAB+ receiver running on Windows 7.
Web Site Programming
Screencasts for Multiple Browsers
Details of how I create screencasts that should play on most browsers.
Social Networking Website Enhancements
Details of how I add social networking enhancements to my websites.
Google Analytics Website Statistics
Details of how I add Google Analytics monitoring to my websites.
PowerSwitch Tail Home Automation
Detailing the soldering a PowerSwitch Tail kit and connecting it to a Raspberry Pi.
Ripping and Tagging CDs
How I rip CDs using free software.
System Tune Up
Tools to tune up your system.
Recommended Technology Links
http://yourtechlife.com.au/ (Your Tech Life podcast)
http://www.skynews.com.au/programs/tbb/ (Technology Behind Business on Sky News)
http://luv.asn.au/ (Linux Users of Victoria)http://www.techtalkradio.com.au/ (The Tech Talk Radio Show from 3WBC 94.1 FM ended in 2012)
http://slashdot.org/ (Slashdot News)
I have tested the following list of Linux Operating System Distributions on my home network.
Red Hat Enterprise Linux.
Ubuntu Desktop Edition.
Smoothwall Express Open Source Firewall.
Trixbox The Open Platform for Business Telephony.
Mythbuntu home entertainment just got entertaining again.
XenServer Integrate, manage, and automate a virtual datacenter.