Yearly Archives: 2009

Arduino + Python

Here’s a talk I did at the Chicago Python Users’ Group (ChiPy) back in February. It starts a little ways in, and there’s a section where the video hangs, but it’s mostly there: Special thanks to Carl for doing captures and posting the ChiPy talks …

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Windows on VirtualBox 2.1.2

Having just grabbed the latest version of VirtualBox as well as the Windows 7 beta, I thought I’d run a benchmark or two of Windows running on top of VirtualBox 2.1.2 with GeekBench. Overall the performance isn’t too shabby, with numbers similar f…

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US Government Not Based in Christianity?

I’ll not wander too far into this territory, since this topic invokes both religion and politics. More than once in the past couple of months, I’ve heard claims from members of the religious right that the United States or its laws were based on C…

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