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Andrew Back

United Kingdom United Kingdom

Freelance Consultant | AB Open

Open source (hardware and software!) advocate, Treasurer and Director of the Free and Open Source Silicon Foundation, organiser of Wuthering Bytes technology festival and founder of the Open Source Hardware User Group.

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Andrew Back

Raspberry Pi

2 days ago

My Raspberry Pi Thinks It’s a PDP-8!

Constructing the PiDP-8 minicomputer front panel for SimH.

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Andrew Back

Raspberry Pi

2 weeks ago

Exploring Ethereum with Raspberry Pi - Part 1: Getting Started

Installing and running an Ethereum blockchain client on a Pi 3 Model B.

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Andrew Back

Raspberry Pi

3 weeks ago

AI Powered Identification with the Pidentifier!

Build a Raspberry Pi-based object-identifying appliance with a Pi 3 Model B, Pi Camera, Intel Movidius NCS, the DesignSpark Pmod HAT, and a Digilent OLED Pmod.

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Andrew Back

Design of a Korg Nutube Amplifier Part 5: Finishing Touches

Adding a custom laser cut enclosure, dials and a protective case.

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Andrew Back

Internet of Things

1 month ago

Things Network Hardware Makes LoRaWAN Easy

Official hardware from The Things Network expedites LoRaWAN application development.

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Andrew Back

Development Kits

2 months ago

Easy-Peasy Peripheral Interfacing with Pi, Python and Pmods!

The perfect combination for cooking up peripheral interfacing recipes in no time at all.

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Andrew Back

Electronics Design

2 months ago

Get your TensorFlow on with the Movidius NCS

Neural Compute Stick gets support for the numerical computation library from Google.

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Andrew Back

Electronics Design

3 months ago

Digilent Shield Brings Multi-Touch Display to Arduino

Neat shield adds a bright 2.8” display with multi-touch to Arduino projects.

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Andrew Back

Raspberry Pi

3 months ago

Raspberry Pi 3 Gets Click Convenience

Extensive range of Click boards can now be used with the Pi 3.

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Andrew Back

Development Kits

4 months ago

Building a Digital Mobile Radio Repeater Part 1: MMDVM

Installing MMDVM on an STM32F4 NUCLEO board and assembling an interface shield.

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Andrew Back

Internet of Things

5 months ago

Building a LoRaWAN Enabled Bat Detector

An ultrasonic bat detector that logs data via The Things Network.

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Andrew Back

Development Kits

5 months ago

Movidius Takes Deep Learning to The Edge

Neural Compute Stick makes AI possible in low power embedded applications.

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