A while ago I came across the Formosa (Taiwan) City Plans, U.S. Army Map Service, 1944-1945 collection, in the Perry-Castañeda Library Map Collection of the University of Texas in Austin. I’m a sucker for maps, enjoy learning about history a lot, and I have a lot of interest in my current home, Taiwan – so you can call this a […]
Displaying the chatter on IRC for those who are not online themselves. A cloud IoT project.
My previous post, titled SSL status of Taiwanese banks: a sad affair sparked a lot of visits and lot of discussion, clearly touching on something important. It was great to bring to light how well (or badly, in this case) these organizations are doing, as internet security should be one of their key focus. Many of […]
Unboxing Navspark, a GPS and Beidou satellite positioning enabled Arduino compatible device, and using it to identify the Beidou satellites visible above.
I’ve read about a very useful idea for Bitcoin, and created a tool that lets me use that feature, since there was none before.