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Robotics

Omnibot 2000: The $500 Drink Serving Robot from 1985!

Think that humanoid robots in the home are a new idea? This video is from LGR highlights a toy that I remember wanting badly. Unboxing and enjoying the Tomy Omnibot 2000! A 26-inch home robot that can speak, play music, bring you drinks, and generally felt like ‘THE FUTURE’ in the 80s. While still a […]

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Raspberry Pi

Why RISC-V isn’t killing Arm (yet)

This video is from Jeff Geerling. The Mars CM is neat. But is it an adequate replacement for the Raspberry Pi CM4? Links: Mars CM: https://milkv.io/mars-cm ARACE store: https://arace.tech/products/milk-v-mars-cm Mars CM test data: https://github.com/geerlingguy/sbc-reviews/issues/22 StarFive VisionFive 2 review: https://www.jeffgeerling.com/blog/2023/risc-v-business-testing-starfives-visionfive-2-sbc

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Linux

You need to monitor your stuff RIGHT NOW!!

Start monitoring with UpTime Kuma on Linode. NetworkChuck shows you how. UpTime Kuma is the BEST monitoring tool I’ve used in a long time. From the servers in your home lab to your websites in the cloud, UpTime Kuma can monitor EVERYTHING! And….it’s completely free!!! It includes a ton of features that really should be […]

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Windows

How to use Microsoft Hyper-V on Windows 10 to Create Virtual Machines

Kevin Stratvert provides a step-by-step tutorial, learn how you can use Microsoft Hyper-V to create virtual machines. Hyper-V enables running virtualized computer systems on top of a physical host. These virtualized systems can be used and managed just as if they were physical computer systems, however they exist in virtualized and isolated environment. Special software […]

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