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Using Raspberry Pi to monitor and water plants

Introduction I’ve been growing hot peppers on my balcony and one of the things I constantly fail to keep on schedule is watering them. As it is with many chores, this is something simple yet not exciting enough to avoid … Continue reading

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Rotating between different fonts in Emacs

There are two types of people: those who set on one font/color theme for the rest of their life and those like me, who constantly tweak their setup. Not that it helps productivity, but hey – RMS created .emacs for … Continue reading

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Creating reproducible ZIP archives

I am currently working on an app that loads data in relatively small incremental payloads from the server side for offline use. Payload files are in ZIP format and the way the app knows whether it has the correct file … Continue reading

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