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Magnetic door sensors
5 June 2017
This post introduces magnetic door sensors, also called reed switches, that are used to trigger movement of the objects (e.g. doors and windows) it is mounted too.
Need to know about copyright licences for creative works
17 August 2018 | Updated 5 September 2018
Copyright laws in most countries allow creators lawful ownership of their original, creative works (e.g. images, text, videos, audio, etc). Copyright holders (authors) have the right to determine how their works are used by other people. By applying a copyright licence to a creative work, copyright holders can give permission for others to use that work in ways that would otherwise infringe copyright law.
A better way to add fonts to a WordPress site
16 September 2017
With more advanced styling options available to us, it makes sense to be able to add unique fonts to our websites too. This post will show a better way to add fonts to a WordPress website.
Pursuit of the perfect Bloody Mary part 5 (final)
26 February 2015
For those of you who are not familiar with the term, a Bloody Mary is a somewhat different, healthy fruit (tomato) cocktail with a healthy shot of vodka, lemon juice, Worcestershire sauce, Tabasco sauce, salt and grounded pepper and a special garnish.
433MHz RF communication to a Raspberry Pi
27 March 2016 | Updated 1 July 2017
This post will explain how to get up and running with the 433MHz RF Transmitter Receiver modules to send radio frequency (RF) signal-codes from a transmitter device to a Raspberry Pi.