tech (7)

Posts about aspects of technology, especially IT

Real and Virtual 2

This issue keeps coming back to me. I was in the car, listening to a podcast about Stradivarius, the violin maker, and his unique instruments. (You can get the 20 thousand hertz podcast, and many other fascinating episodes, here: https://www.20k.org/episodes/stradivarius) There was a lot of…

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Time for a refresh

Baby Splashing

I've neglected this web site, or more accurately, I have neglected to put anything new on it. I have actually been writing articles for it, but the business of getting them from my writing environment (Ulysses), into the specific format that my web system Hugo…

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Weather Station updates

Blackfield Weather Website

I run a weather station. The hardware (Davis Vantage Vue) was a retirement gift from my colleagues and since I was able to set it up again after moving here (in February 2018) it has been connected to a PC running Weather Display software. This…

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Real and Virtual

Piano keyboard

I’d quite like a new piano. My not very good piano playing has reached the point where I am increasingly aware of the limitations of the beginner digital piano I’ve been using for seven years or so. I play the piano almost every day, love doing…

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A New Web Site Theme

Code on a screen

This post has been superceded by later developments described in a post here. As you might notice, this web site has a new theme, even if it is similar to the one it had before. Why? I hit a problem with the first post of…

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Finding a Static Home

Hugo Logo

This post has been superceded by later developments described in a later post. Having decided to move from Wordpress to a static site, I had to find a generator. I don't know enough, and have not explored enough, to have an informed opinion, but I…

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