November 2023

Why the grammer snobs have it all wrong about the apostrophe

Was there ever a golden age of the apostrophe, when everybody used it the same? No.

Categories: education

They don't make 'em like that any more: Archos 605 media player/recorder

You think Apple was an innovator in the world of personal media players? Think again.

Categories: TDMTLTAM

Rolling your own minimal embedded Linux for the Raspberry Pi -- part one: booting to a root shell

This article is part of a series on building a custom Linux installation for a Raspberry Pi-based appliance. It explains how to make a bootable SD card with Pi firmware, a Linux kernel, and a shell. It's about as minimal as a Linux system can be.

Categories: Raspberry Pi, Linux, embedded computing