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Update on blog migration

Update on blog migration The comment system is now partly in place. Existing comments are now migrated to the new system. It is still not possible to add new comments or reply to existing ones. Th...

New and updated blog

Welcome to this fancy new and updated blog! I migrated the old Wordpress based one to this new Jekyll one, which is easier to maintain. Also i did some maintenance on the old posts (checking for b...

Setting up a Kubernetes cluster on Digital Ocean with SSL

It is now possible to create/maintain Kubernetes clusters on Digital Ocean quite easily. In this post I will show you how to create a cluster with a pod that has a public endpoint; this endpoint wi...

Music theory part 1 - Basic Intervals and chords

Recently I started to take on my old hobby of music making and playing the keyboard, so i had also the need to brush up my knowledge on music theory These series of posts are mostly a summary for m...

New screenshots of the FruitHAP Android App

With the upcoming FruitHAP Android App you can control your FruitHAP setup from anywhere in your network. Here are some screenshots: In the dashboard you can control all switches etc. and see all...

Temperature sensor with Arduino

I wanted to have a cheap temperature sensor to use with my home automation system (FruitHAP). This sensor must be able to send its temperature through a 433 Mhz RF link since I have already a 433 M...

FruitHAP - Part 1

In this series of posts I will describe my own C# based Home Automation platform FruitHAP What is FruitHAP FruitHAP is my home-made home automation system, designed to run on a Raspberry Pi. The ...

A blinking light with Raphael.js

For my Freeboard based dashboard for my home automation system (that’s a thing i will talk about in another post ) i was looking for a fancy blinking LED style light. Basically i wanted it to have ...

Kanban-Warrior sees its first birth!

In a previous post I described how you can implement a Kanban board with Task Warrior. To make life a bit easier when using the flow, especially moving between the stages, I made a wrapper script a...

Kanban Warrior

Yesterday I discovered this awesome command line tool called Task Warrior. It is basically a to-do list on steroids; you can define tasks, group them into projects, generate reports etc. etc. (see ...