Microsoft //Build 2016 IoT and Big Data Track

It's that time of year again, and in less than an hour... Microsoft will host their annual Developers Conference; //Build. For the IoT and Big Data enthusiasts out there (and I know I'm one of them), there's a great selection of content to follow along with.... Below is a list of the sessions and their links; All [...]

A Dot Net IoT Core Implementation of the 4tronix Pi2Go Robot – Part 1 – The Hardware

I recently gave a talk at my local .Net user group, Dot Net Notts, on Dot Net IoT Core. I ended my talk by demonstrating the 4tronix Pi2Go Robot, which I had modified for Dot Net IoT Core. I’ll go over the basics of Dot Net IoT Core, and explain what I needed to do [...]

Quick Tips – Reset MySQL Root Password and Reconfigure phpMyAdmin

I managed to either forget or not configure the root password for the MySQL instance on my Raspberry Pi... While searching around I found some step by step instructions on Ask Ubuntu (A Stack Exchange site), by a user named Amigo Chan... They worked a treat; Ctrl + Alt + T to launch terminal sudo [...]

By | 2017-07-24T08:33:16+00:00 February 10th, 2015|Data, Linux, MySQL, phpMyAdmin, Raspberry Pi, Tips|0 Comments

Quick Tips – Creating a Zip Backup Script in Linux

Over the next few weeks (and possibly months), I'm going to create a series of quick tips, as I'm delving into linux (Raspbian), when I'm programming away on my new Raspberry Pi 2. I've already learnt loads, so I need to get it written down before I forget it all! This little tip is something [...]

By | 2017-07-24T08:33:16+00:00 February 8th, 2015|Linux, Raspberry Pi, Scripts, Tips|0 Comments