[Recycling Thursday] The μLCD-32PT (gen1)

The μLCD 32PT is a nice TFT display from the Australians at 4DSystems. I have found two in an old box - perfect for Recycling Thursday ! The legacy documentation is here (GFX flavour). So it's time to spin up a Windows VM and try to make something useful out of…

Font Customiser for Adafruit's fontconvert

We love Adafruit. We love their products, libraries, their tools, ... well basically everything they do and share to the public. I've been using their Adafruit GFX library for a while now with every kind of display available on their shop : from the low-power Sharp to the SPI-enabled color TFTs, 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…

Music for programming

When it comes to focus on code, some like it silent, but others like a little background music to help concentration. We're of the latter, here are some of our recommendations... Tools / websites or applications First, here are some applications that play ambient sounds or sites that propose mixes tailor-made…