Oisin Hurley

2019-03-07: Recipe Time! Well-tested Vegan Curry This is a two-pot stovetop affair. Veg and gravy are cooked separately and then combined. Tempering …

2019-01-05: Blinkenlights Are Go! Procrastination-breaking is the order of the month here at Lab 47b as I finally managed to finish up …

2019-01-02: Own Goals Welcome to 2019 – an opportunity to change the way things happen compared to the year gone by. …

2018-11-20: Welcome to the Printer Great excitement in 47b this evening as a new member of the family arrives, in the shape of an …

2018-11-16: Give Me (Cheap) Convenience, Or Give Me Death Several years ago I catalogued all my paper books using the barcode scanning capabilities of the …

2018-10-07: My Part In The Supermicro Kerfuffle After all the guff in the online “press” regarding there being some kind of a …

2018-08-22: My First Affinity This is a tiny chapel sitting on a promontory reaching out into a lake near Gougane Barra in West …

2018-08-11: The Secret to Composing a Photo You only need to do three things: Get CLOSE Get LOW Find a STRONG LEADING LINE Apparently …

2018-07-08: Environmental Sensing This little fella is the BME680 breakout board from Pimoroni. The BME680 itself is the little silver …

2018-06-10: For a small town, Carlingford has more than its fair allocation of 14th and 15th century features

2018-06-04: Tweety Bois A few shots of some of the garden birds that have been hanging around this weekend …

2018-06-03: Software Development and GDPR Developers everywhere are having various grades of freakout about the EU’s General Data …

2018-05-10: Twisty Boys The AWS Summit London deployed the bejacketed nerd squad and fixed their registration system after …

2018-05-09: Neat Kickstarter I just pledged to support a super worthy thing on Kickstarter – Within: A magazine about …

2018-05-07: Learning AWS Important milestone this morning: managed to set up an AWS API Gateway endpoint with a Lambda …

2018-05-06: Things are Swiftly becoming animated It’s high time I got to know Swift (the programming language) better, so today I ran through …

2018-05-05: I just LOVE Duck Dynasty I found this picture of Jim Dalrymple on stage in a swathe of old phone snaps. He was doing a talk …

2018-04-22: Exterminate! Printing myself a Dalek here. I’ve also bought a signal generator kit with the most abstruse …

2018-04-21: What a relief! Flickr bought by Smugmug I’m relieved to see Flickr bought by Smugmug. After Verizon bought Yahoo in mid-2017, I …

2018-04-15: Me and My Entire Family Are High This is the view from the top of the Al Khalifa tower in Dubai. It’s a long way down to that giant …

2018-04-14: From the Gobshite Files Organizing in Tech - one story about a company ostensibly managed by gobshites, who went down this …

2018-04-10: The Past Should Not Be Discardable Except For That Thing You Did in '91 This is an amazing effort – digitisation of the Bibliotheca Palatina by the University of …