The old site, https://blog.strobotics.com.au/ has been in much need of maintenance for some time as the bots were having a field day. I've completely upgraded the site and along the way thought it a good opportunity for a wee bit of a re-branding to https://my.makeraddiciton.com. There's more changes occurring to the website over the next … Continue reading Site Rebranding and Maintenance
Next meeting will be held on the 13th August at the usual place....Milligan House, Bunbury from 1:00pm For those interested in making your own circuit boards I’ll be starting a series of hands on Kicad tutorial sessions. I would like an idea of numbers so I can pre-print some handout notes so please RSVP to … Continue reading Next SW Maker Meeting
Hmmm as usual the blog hasn't seem much activity.
We have an up and coming Raspberry Pi event for the the South West Makers, it's going to be a fairly casual get-together, but will be RPi orientated for those wanting to get their feet wet on the RPi, and also a chance to show off and chat about other projects you have on the … Continue reading RaspberryPi Event – SWMakers Bunbury
I thought I’d just fill you all in with what’s been happening the last couple of years, some bad, but a lot of awesomeness. Yes I’ve been a bad boy for not updating the blog so heres the real reason why….. The bad - A very sad and messy divorce where I lost my mojo … Continue reading The Good, the Bad and the just plain AWESOME!!!
Well I must apologise for the lack of content over the last 18 months, a lot has happened in my life personally and through all this I did loose my geek mojo. Well I’m happy to say my mojo has returned and so I’m back on board !!!! So expect the BLOG to be updated … Continue reading I’m Back !!!!
It’s been long overdue but as you can see the site is getting a makeover. I’m also doing some long overdue housekeeping with the pages, categories and tags. There may be some 404 page errors, I am monitoring and fixing these as I come across them, however if you’re having any problems please contact me. … Continue reading Site Housekeeping
I’m still alive…… Its been awhile between blog entries, unfortunately this is the busiest time of the year for me at work, the few months after the Australian financial year, projects are kicking off due to funding etc. There is however light at the end of the tunnel and I’m hoping to get back to … Continue reading Update;Yes I’m still here!
As I mentioned in an earlier post, the blog and domain has been re-named to reflect more of my interests. As a result the domain has now been fully moved across to http://blog.strobotics.com.au/ Please update your RSS feeds and bookmarks with the new address. The old address is still active and will re-direct to the … Continue reading Domain Name Fully Cut-over
As “Everything Robotics” just doesn’t seem to cut it anymore (I can just here the comments as people stumble across the site “hmm not much robotics happening here”). The blog now has a new name “Strobotics” (Stro-botics) which seems to reflect the content a little better don’t you think? A new domain strobotics.com.au is now … Continue reading Blog new name
I know I'm a bit slack in updates on the blog. If you haven't noticed I now have a twitter account http://www.twitter.com/madeinoz so you can follow what I'm doing when it's not getting updated here. However since the blog is way over due for an update here is what's been happening in a nutshell. Strobit … Continue reading Follow me on Twitter / Strobit Update
Thanks to everyone who notified me of the forums being offline, they are now back up and running 🙂 Sorry for any inconvenience.
Due to the number of requests for help in getting a link operation with the RFM12 tranceiver, I've set up a dedicated topic on the forums. http://forums.everythingrobotics.com/index.php. Please post any cries for help there, that way no information is lost in the comments of my blog or my email inbox 🙂
Well I'm back from my short break away and arrived home to my inbox filled up with forum activation emails which I've identified a large sample as spam bots related. So to kickstart the forums off again I've upgraded to the latest version of phpBB3 which has much better features especially in the user management and (anti)spam areas. … Continue reading Forums Upgraded
Unfortunately development has ground to a halt for me. Whilst repartitioning my laptop to give my system drive some more space (I REALLY dislike the default DELL partitioning of 20GB for c: and the rest for d:), I lost my development drive (and the rest of my data drive as well) with all my recent … Continue reading Repartition Blues