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What Unity Is Getting Wrong
Developer QOL When I added Lua to Garry's Mod my intention wasn't primarily to make things moddable. I wanted to make things easier for myself. By wrapping a few functions and coding in Lua I could..
Quellcode von Mercedes-Benz-Fahrzeugen online geleakt
Zahlreiche sensible Informationen über Daimler-Fahrzeuge waren mehr oder weniger ungeschützt im Netz zu finden.
A Meeting with Scott Hunter !!
Tue, May 26, 2020, 6:30 PM: *** !! VIRTUAL MEETUP !! ***!! Microsoft BUILD conference is FREE !!And, it's completely online. Visit this link to learn more and to register for the event. Having been th
This Goes to Eleven (Pt. 5/∞)
Decimating Array.Sort with AVX2. I ended up going down the rabbit hole re-implementing array sorting with AVX2 intrinsics. There’s no reason I should go down alone.
A multi-node, elastic, petabyte scale, time-series database on Postgres for free (and more ways we are investing in our community)
We’re officially making multi-node TimescaleDB, a petabyte-scale distributed time-series database on PostgreSQL available for free – and investing in our community in other ways as well.
macOS 10.15: Slow by Design
In episode 379 of ATP both Marco Arment and John Siracusa described noticeable delays and stalls after upgrading to macOS 10.15.
Touch Pins as Wake-up Source (ESP32 + Arduino series)
Wake the ESP32 from deep sleep by using the touch sensors. This is handy if you want to respond to someone touching your device and turning it on. ⚡️Other videos in this series: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLzvRQMJ9HDiQ3OIuBWCEW6yE0S0LUWhGU (E...
Why ESP32's Are The Best Microcontrollers (ESP32 + Arduino series)
The ESP32 is a very powerful microcontroller with built-in WiFi and Bluetooth, a dual-core CPU and a lot of memory. In this video I'll go over all of the features and explain why it's possibly the best chip to use for your next IoT project! ⚡️Other vid...
ESP32: Blink the LED (ESP32 + Arduino series)
It's the "Hello World" of IoT projects: blink an LED. Here, I'll show you how to blink the built-in LED of most ESP32 development boards. Of course, by using Arduino framework. ⚡️Other videos in this series: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLzvRQM...
Install Serial Drivers for ESP32 (macOS, Windows, Linux)
Before you can program the ESP32, you need to install a driver for the USB-to-UART chip. Depending on your board that might be the CH340 or CP210x chip. 🔗 Driver download links: - CH340 (Windows & Linux): https://learn.sparkfun.com/tutorials/how-to-inst...
Using the PlatformIO Library Manager (ESP32 + Arduino series)
Use PlatformIO's dependency manager to automatically install and update any Arduino library you want to use. No need to code everything yourself because there are so many Arduino libraries available for various sensors and devices. LCD display? Temperatu...
Using Arduino's Serial Monitor & Plotter (ESP32 + Arduino series)
Quickly debug your sketches with the Arduino Serial Monitor. See the value of variables and learn how to use the built-in plotter of the Arduino IDE. I've used this countless of times to visualize values of a new sensor that I'm testing. Seeing data in v...
Using DHT22 Temperature Sensor (ESP32 + Arduino series)
Measure temperature and humidity with the DHT22 (AM2302) sensor. This is a cheap & accurate sensor that integrates easily into many IoT projects. ⚡️Other videos in this series: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLzvRQMJ9HDiQ3OIuBWCEW6yE0S0LUWhGU (Ev...
Deep sleep: Use RTC memory to store data (ESP32 + Arduino series)
In deep sleep, the ESP32 powers down its main memory so all the contents is lost. You can, however, save some data in RTC memory. This is kept powered on during deep sleep and is ideal to keep some data around for when the ESP32 wakes up later. ⚡️Other v...
How To Install PlatformIO (ESP32 + Arduino series)
Setting up PlatformIO inside Visual Studio Code for ESP32 development. PlatformIO is just an extension to Visual Studio Code and includes a library manager, a debugger and more! 🔗Useful links: - PlatformIO homepage: https://platformio.org/ ⚡️Other vid...
Controlling Relay Board (ESP32 + Arduino Series)
Relays allow you to control high-voltage devices like a light bulb or outlet. You can also use them to operate garage doors or curtain motors. They are easy to connect & easy to control with an ESP32. Make a project to control the lights via WiFi? No pro...
Connect ESP32 to WiFi (ESP32 + Arduino series)
Learn how to connect your ESP32 to your WiFi network. This is the biggest advantage of the ESP32: built-in WiFi. Once you have a WiFi connection, you can use it to send data to internet services such as ThingSpeak, AWS IoT, ... ⚡️Other videos in this s...
Connect to ThingSpeak (ESP32 + Arduino series)
Use the built-in WiFi to send data to ThingSpeak. This could be temperature readings, water levels, lux levels, ... ThingSpeak is free if you send less than 3 million messages per year. Ideal for DIY projects. 🔗 Useful links: - ThingSpeak homepage: htt...
Why Use PlatformIO instead of Arduino? (ESP32 + Arduino series)
The Arduino IDE is great, but also limited. Here I'll talk about using PlatformIO as a more powerful alternative. 🔗Useful links: - PlatformIO homepage: https://platformio.org/ ⚡️Other videos in this series: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLzvRQ...
Deep Sleep & Other Power Modes (ESP32 + Arduino Series)
The ESP32 can consume a lot of power when you keep it running at full speed. Here, I'll go over all the different modes that allow you to reduce power consumption and save your battery. The best way is by using one of the sleep modes, such as Deep Sleep ...
Wakeup From Sleep With a Timer (ESP32 + Arduino series)
You can't let the ESP32 be in deep sleep forever. At some point you need to wake it up and the easiest way is by using a timer. Learn how to configure your board so it will automatically wakeup after a certain periode of time. For instance: you can sleep...
Setting up Arduino IDE for ESP32 development (ESP32 + Arduino series)
By default, the Arduino IDE has no support for the ESP32. In this video I'll show how to install the necessary software to make it compatible. 🔗Useful links - Arduino IDE download: https://www.arduino.cc/en/main/software - Official Espressif install in...
An Amazon Programmer's Perspective (http://pastebin.com/BjD84BQ3)
An Amazon Programmer's Perspective (http://pastebin.com/BjD84BQ3) - amznymous.md
‘What Time Is It in London?’
Link to: https://twitter.com/reckless/status/1263545804079464448
PAC-MAN Recreated with AI by NVIDIA Researchers | NVIDIA Blog
On the 40th anniversary of PAC-MAN, NVIDIA GameGAN generated a fully functional version of the classic — without an underlying game engine.
Join us in building a full-stack Blazor web application using the most fully featured native component suite available—Telerik UI for Blazor! In this live demonstration, you’ll learn how powerful the combination of Telerik UI for Blazor and the Blazor fra...
Weekly Update 192
Hey, check out that haircut! And shirt! It's almost like I'm a professional again 😊 Come Monday, schools here return as usual so I figured it was time for both my son and I to head to the barber. Other events of the day had me sprucing up to a level
async/await is the wrong abstraction - LogRocket Blog
What we are trying to do with async/await is to ignore reality and have these async operations appear to be happening synchronously.
Autofac, WebApplicationFactory and integration tests
This is one of those occasions where I'm not writing up my own work so much as my discovery after in depth googling. Integration tests with...
How easy is it to build a Marvel search engine with Blazor?
Blazor WASM is here, but just how quickly can you go from dotnet new to something useful up and running in the browser?
The Fundamentals of Continuous Software Design
Continuing my recent theme of remember why we originally thought Agile was a good thing before it devolved into whatever it is now. I had the opportunity over the weekend to speak online as part of…
The May 2020 release of Azure Data Studio is now available - SQL Server Blog
The May release of Azure Data Studio is now available. Download Azure Data Studio and review the release notes to get started. Note: After downloading Azure Data Studio, say Yes to enabling preview features so that you can use extensions. Azure Data Studi...
JetBrains .NET Days Online 2020 – Session recordings available - .NET Tools Blog
All the talks from JetBrains .NET Days Online 2020 are now available for everyone to watch.
Don't Code Tired | Preventing Inconsistent Feature Flag Values During a Single Request (Microsoft.FeatureManagement)
Don't Code Tired - Jason Roberts on Software Development and .NET -
More Performant Serverless GraphQL with Azure Functions, GraphQL for .NET, and Cosmos DB
This posts focuses one few key performance aspects of serverless GraphQL service built with Azure Functions, GraphQL for .NET, and Cosmos DB.
Microsoft Build 2020 – Highlights
This Microsoft Build 2020 conference was very different from all the previous ones as a digital experience event because of the COVID-19 Coronavirus. Microsoft made it a great experience – wi…
13 Firefox browser extensions to make remote work and school a little better – The Firefox Frontier
These Firefox browser extensions are here to make remote work and school a little easier and more productive.
Zettelkasten — How One German Scholar Was So Freakishly Productive
Luhmann wrote over 70 books and more than 400 scholarly articles using the Zettelkasten notetaking method.
The Project Gutenberg eBook #33283: Calculus Made Easy, 2nd Edition
Why these friendly dolphins are bringing in gifts from the sea
The pod of dolphins are used to mingling with humans in Queensland, but COVID restrictions put an end to that.
G4 Pro Beats the Leading Home Brand Cameras in Image Quality Shootout – Ubiquiti Networks Blog
We tested the best cameras from leading home surveillance brands and compared them to our UniFi G4 Pro 4k camera. We selected the highest performance models from Ring, Nest, and Arlo and benchmarked them against the UniFi G4 Pro.
TI removes access to assembly programs on the TI-83 Premium CE
TI removes access to assembly programs on the TI-83 Premium CE Posted by Xavier on 20 May 2020, 21:35 GMT We're sad to relay news about the fact that in the currently latest OS 5.5.1 version released today for the TI-83 Premium CE & TI-83 Premium CE ...
Microsoft Open-Sources GW-BASIC | Windows Command Line
We are excited to announce the open-sourcing of Microsoft GW-BASIC on GitHub! Yes, seriously 😀 Why? Since re-open-sourcing MS-DOS 1.25 & 2.0 on GitHub last year, we’ve received numerous requests to also open-source Microsoft BASIC. Well, here we are! 😁 ...