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19 July 2016

Summer 2016 Workshop Update

Sorry for the lack of new blog posts in the last couple of months but we have been very busy with...

17 June 2016

Google Analytics server side ecommerce tracking V2

Following a previous post for Google Analytics server side ecommerce tracking , I have now written...

23 April 2016

CIF Relflow oven forced air cooling fan addon

When building our Raspberry Pi expansion boards we use lead free solder paste and a C.I.F FT02 batch...

16 April 2016

5uH LISN Tester Project

We needed to be able to test some of our circuits for EMI issues via the power lines and after some...

14 March 2016

Raspberry Pi 3 UART Boot Overlay Part Two

Updated on 19th March 2016 for new Raspbian Jessie release changes. Following on from the previous...

07 March 2016

Raspberry Pi 3 UART Overlay Workaround

Update: 19th March 2016 There is now a new Raspbian Jessie release dated 2016-03-18 which no longer...

21 February 2016

Garmin Edge 810 and GoPro Hero 3 GPS Interference

I often record my bike rides on my GoPro Hero 3+ to use on our local tourism website Virtual Swanage...

19 January 2016

Google Search Unusual Traffic Captcha

Whilst working on updates to one of our websites I found  strange issue when searching with...

13 January 2016

Gas Meter Hall Effect Sensor

In a previous blog post we wrote about our new mains energy monitoring system which reads the values...

01 January 2016

ESP8266 Mains Energy Monitor

In November of last year we finished work on our Raspberry Pi based solar data logger, a part of our...

01 January 2016

Virtual Swanage 20 years old

20 years of Virtual Swanage promoting our town and local area at www.virtual-swanage.co.uk In...

24 December 2015

New Look Blog

I have now launched a new version of the blog which has a new design and a completely new back end...

12 December 2015

Nest and Solar Logger Update

It has now been a week since we installed the Nest 3rd Gen Learning Thermostat and we have been able...

04 December 2015

Nest Learning Thermostat 3rd Gen Hot Water Installation

Today the new 3rd Gen Nest Learning Thermostat with hot water control arrived which we had ordered...

03 December 2015

Starting your own ecommerce business

When we launched our ecommerce shop AB Electronics UK selling the Raspberry Pi expansion boards which...

30 November 2015

Raspberry Pi Solar Data Logger Version 2

Three years ago we designed a solar data logger based on a Raspberry Pi which monitored the solar...

14 November 2015

Google Analytics server side ecommerce tracking

Update 17th June 2016: There is a new version of this code on http://www.briandorey.com/post/Google-Analytics-server-side-ecommerce-tracking-V2 A...

11 November 2015

Mastervolt Soladin 600 Optical Interface Noise Fail

Since we solved the RF interference problems http://www.briandorey.com/post/mastervolt-soladin-rf-filtering with...

11 November 2015

USB MultiComms Part Four Case

This is part four of the USB MultiComms project, you can view part one, two and three from the links...

11 November 2015

USB MultiComms Part Three UART Board

This is part three of the USB MultiComms project, you can view part one and two from the links below: USB...

31 October 2015

USB MultiComms Part Two RS232 Board

This is part two of the USB MultiComms project, you can view part one where we built the controller...


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