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WordClock Prototype PCB Tested

The prototype Tempus Fugit PCB arrived as promised last week from Ragworm, leaving me just enough time to get it built up our Show & Tell at the Pi Party on Sunday. We had lots of positive feedback particularly with … Continue reading

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Tempus Fugit WordClock Kickstarter for your Pi or Arduino

As trailed in an earlier blog posting I have spent a bit of time over the last couple of weeks working up my Word Clock to run as a Kickstarter. The result is the Tempus Fugit WordClock. you can see in … Continue reading

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BBC Micro:Bit Hands-On

We Attended a great STEM BBC Micro:bit networking event earlier this week at Reading University, I had seen the Micro:bit at BETT but had not been able to get ‘hands-on’. The first thing to be clear is that while there is … Continue reading

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Meandering Pi @ BETT2016 RaspberryPi JAM

We will be at the RaspberryPi Jam @ BETT 2016 in London this Saturday, running a show & tell table. In addition to showing how you can use the PiMuxClock and Pi_LCD boards to support Key Stage 3 & 4 computing activities … Continue reading

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PiZero Christmas Project Complete

Update If you don’t want to go down the full DIY route you can purchase a PCB and kit of parts to make your own wordclock kit but clicking on the following link Order your Tempus Fugit Wordclock kits here   Back … Continue reading

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Pi Zero and the Pi-LCD

Got a Pi Zero working with a Pi-LCD board this evening for a bit of fun, worked fine but not well balanced !  

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PiZero

Pi-LCD software uploaded to GitHub so it is time to have a play with my PiZero’s – I managed to get the last Magpi in Sunbury Tesco’s, and my wife got me one on-line [ that is love for you … Continue reading

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Ryanteck Pi Debug clip – my new travel companion

I’m away with work this week and want to be able to do some s/w development in the evenings for the Pi-LCD Kickstarter. In the past I have ended up taking an old wifi router with me, but thought time it … Continue reading

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Pi-LCD launched on Kickstarter at CamJam

Great day at CamJam yesterday, launching my new Pi-LCD Kickstarter. Pi-LCD is a low cost board that allows common 16×2 LCD modules, including the newer full colour RGB backlit variants to be easily connected to a Raspberry Pi. The Pi-LCD project … Continue reading

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Cambridge Raspberry Jam Saturday 12th Sept

Firstly I should apologise for not posting anything for the last couple of months, partly this is because I have been working on a new Kickstarter project – which with a bit of luck will launch later today. I will … Continue reading

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