Unbricking Intel Edison on Windows

If you are here then you have tried unsuccessfully to flash your Intel Edison. I know that feeling. Firmware recovery is actually very simple, but documentation on how to do it is nonexistant – ...

Linkit One SMS

Placeholder for Linkit One SMS development /* * Modified from SMS Control Light and LCD Hello World * * You should insert a SIM car and attach the GPRS antenna * Send a text to display senders number ...

install an ipk file on ubilinux (MRAA)

Another in my Intel Edison series, this time I will explain how to install an ipk file (in this case MRAA) onto an Intel Edison flashed with the Ubilinux software. Open a terminal window ssh root@ed.i...

Intel Edison flash arduino via wifi SSH (linux)

Hi all I recently acquired an Intel Edison with Arduino mounting board, along with the Seeedstudio Grove Starter Kit Plus (GEN 2). I quickly got tired of the quirky way to connect it to your PC (it re...

Do I really need gold plated HDMI leads?

Why, whenever I buy new audio/visual equipment do the salesmen always ask me whether I want gold plated cables to match, at only 10% of the cost of the equipment I am buying? I go into a shop with an ...

Audigy 2 Value digital I/O module hack bypass

I just purchased one of these cards from ebay specifically to play HD audio through the DVI port of my TV. No need for the Creative Sound Blaster Digital I/O Module at all to do this – all it ta...