Barry Frost

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Tagged #hardware

Ninja Blocks

“Internet of things” - sensors and switches with internet connectivity


Free app that provides Magic Mouse enhancements

Coding Horror: Hardware is Cheap, Programmers are Expensive

The Setup on waferbaby

Hardware/software used by noteworthy geeks at work and home

Alex Payne - setup

Alex’s list of hardware and software that he uses daily

Port Map and TCMPortMapper

Free app from the Coding Monkeys

Apple Firmware 1.1.3 un-bricks iPhones

Podcasting Equipment Guide at Hivelogic

Recommended hardware/software

Amazon Web Services Developer Connection : Don't Get Caught with Your Instance Down

Monitoring EC2 VM instances using Ruby

jwz - PSA: backups

Buy two backup drives that match your laptop’s and external drive housing. Backup every night onto the first and use the third to take away for an offsite backup

Coding Horror: Computer Display Calibration 101

Coding Horror: Choosing Dual or Quad Core

Bottom line: unless you’re doing heavy maths stick with a dual core


Hard disk space tool for Windows showing usage in a… tree

TidBITS: Stewing Over Safe Sleep

Change Mac sleep habits - hibernate or straight to sleep

No, Dave, it’s just you » Blog Archive » How good is your color?

Test graphics to determine quality of your colour range

MarcoPolo - Automatic location switching for Mac OS X

Based on surrounding evidence, MarcoPolo guesses where you are and switches your location

Startup key combinations for Intel-based Macs


Alter fan speeds on Intel MacBook(Pro)s

Macworld: Mac Word: Beneath the MacBook battery bay

For installing memory in a MacBook…

Twisted Melon - Fine Mac OS Software

Mira: do more things with your Mac Remote