[Recycling Thursday] Reading NFC MiFare cards

I've been piling a lot of junk boards, sensors and electronic things recently and since I have some time, I decided I might try to revive some of these old items to do something (quite) useful ! They are primarily v0.1 boards from kickstarter campaigns, old versions of shields and…

Shairport is back

Three years back when I tried to find concurrent open-source solutions to Apple's Airport Express system to listen to audio remotely, the offer was pretty limited. Apart from shairport and some other incomplete repos, there was nothing really. shairport was kind of working, but not with all versions of iOS…

About the backtick on a French Mac keyboard

Recently a friend brought to my attention that the backtick ( ` ) is a dead key on the French Mac keyboard; that is to say that it does not generate a complete character, and that you need to type another key after having typed a backtick for it to show as a…